1. Joachim Gauck (Archives) Celebrating the 50th Independence Anniversary
  2. Zambia Zambia featured as Country of the Week from 20 - 24 October
  3. Zambia: Victoriafalls in Livingstone Welcome! Mwaiseni mukwai! Takupoke lelani to the German Embassy Lusaka
Joachim Gauck (Archives)

Celebrating the 50th Independence Anniversary

Joachim Gauck, President of the Federal Republik of Germany, congratulates the President of the Republic of Zambia, H.E. Michael Sata, on the occasion of Zambia's 50th Independence Anniversary.


Zambia featured as Country of the Week from 20 - 24 October

Zambia will be the focus of German Digital Diplomacy being featured as "Country of the Week" by the German Information Centre (GIC) Africa. For five days (20th – 24th October) the series will cover various aspects of Zambia's relationship with Germany through a variety of articles reporting on topics ranging from bilateral relations, economic and development cooperation, the wildlife sector and 50 years of diplomatic relations between the two countries celebrated on the 24th October.

Zambia: Victoriafalls in Livingstone

Welcome! Mwaiseni mukwai! Takupoke lelani to the German Embassy Lusaka

In Germany, the "Land of Ideas", we place major emphasis on education, science, research and development. With its high quality of life, good infrastructure and central location in Europe, Germany is one of the world's most attractive bases for business. Its beautiful urban and rural landscapes, combining age-old traditions and experimental modern culture, make a trip to Germany a unique experience. Germany has something for everyone - so why not pay us a visit?

Coaches & Delegation

German Parliamentary Sports Committee in Zambia

A delegation of the Sports Committee of the German Parliament visited Zambia from the 20th-22nd October 2014 to meet with high ranking government officials, with representatives of the Zambian sports governing bodies and stakeholders from civil society with the main objective to engage in inter-parliamentarian exchange and learn about past and recent developments in the Zambian sports sector as well as in the bilateral cooperation. 

Wildlife Walk

Wildlife Walk 2014 in Lusaka

The German Embassy joined the public “talk-the-walk” organized by Kachere Arts in conjunction with Game Rangers International (GRI) and Wildlife Environment Conservation Society of Zambia (WECSZ) in Lusaka on the 2nd October 2014.

Bernd Finke

Day of German Unity 2014

400 guests from all walks of life – parliament, government, civil society, the churches, media, business, the diplomatic community - joined Ambassador Bernd Finke and the staff members of the Embassy in a garden reception at the German Residence to celebrate the Day of German Unity and the 25th Anniversary of the Fall of the Berlin Wall.

Water Sector Review 2014

2014 Joint Water Sector Review (JWSR) in Lusaka

On the 24th and 25th September 2014 the Ministry of Mines, Energy and Water Development (MMEWD) together with the Cooperating Partners (CPs) conducted a workshop to discuss the findings and recommendations of the Joint Water Sector Review 2014 (JWSR) covering the years 2011 - 2013. 

Zambian Agriculture - The way ahead.

Workshop on “The way ahead for Zambian agriculture”

On the 17th September 2014 the Poverty Reduction, Equity and Growth Network (PEGNet) in cooperation with the Indaba Agricultural Policy Research Institute (IAPRI) and the German Institute of Global and Area Studies (GIGA) held a workshop focussing on recent developments, challenges and future strategies in Zambia’s agricultural sector.

Athlets in Glsagow

Minister of Sports and Youth welcoming althlets and appreciating German support of Zambian Sports Sector

On Tuesday, 2nd September 2014, Minister of Youth and Sports, Hon. Chisimba Kambwili, received and welcomed the athletes who competed at the 2014 Commonwealth Games in Glasgow (Scotland) and the Nanjing Youth Olympic Games (China) back in Lusaka. 


National Water Supply and Sanitation Steering Committee meeeting in Kitwe

On the 25th August 2014 the National Water Supply and Sanitation Steering Committee (NWSSSC) met in Kitwe (Copperbelt-Province) to discuss the current performance of and challenges faced in the Zambian water sector as well as to give recommendations on how to further improve on and strengthen the service delivery in the water sector.

Climate Finance Readiness Leadership Programme

German Government supports Southern African Countries to access international climate funds

After years of difficult international negotiations under the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC) the support for developing countries to cope with the adverse effects of climate change is finally taking shape. One of the relevant milestones is the establishment of the Green Climate Fund (GCF) under the UNFCCC which is expected to become a central pillar of the international climate finance architecture.

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“Made in Germany” – The Future of the Brand

Around the world, “Made in Germany” stands for top quality. At the 13th Ambassador’s Conference in Berlin, diplomats and business leaders swapped ideas about the brand's standing on international markets, as well as its future.


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