1. Signing of protocol GER-ZAM Government Negotiations successfully concluded
  2. Cape to Cape World Record Driver in Lusaka
  3. Zambia: Victoriafalls in Livingstone Welcome! Mwaiseni mukwai! Takupoke lelani to the German Embassy Lusaka
Signing of protocol

GER-ZAM Government Negotiations successfully concluded

Germany and Zambia have successfully concluded intergovernmental negotiations which took place on the 18th and 19th of November in Lusaka. The two heads of delegations, PS Felix Nkulukusa from the Ministry of Finance and Mr. Alois Schneider, head of division for Southern Africa at the German Federal Ministry for Development Cooperation, signed a bilateral protocol in which Germany commits a fresh amount of 980 million kwacha for Zambia’s development until 2016. This represents an increase of about 48 per cent in comparison to the last commitment in 2011.

Cape to Cape

World Record Driver in Lusaka

Rainer Zietlow, holder of three Guinness World Records, and his team just completed their 2014 Cape-to-Cape Tour (North Cape (Norway) to Cape Agulhas (South Africa)) and are now visiting sponsors and supporters in various countries along their route. The team of the German Embassy in Zambia welcomed Mr. Zietlow in Lusaka who held a video presentation and gave background information on the tour and the stunning logistics involved in this project. For more information on the 18000km drive please visit the Cape-to-Cape homepage.

Zambia: Victoriafalls in Livingstone

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

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25 years fall of the Berlin wall

25th anniversary of fall of the Berlin Wall - Economic Focus

On the occasion of the 25th anniversary of fall of the Berlin Wall, Germany Trade & Invest produced a short film in cooperation with the Federal Government Commissioner for the New Federal States, Iris Gleicke.

Commemorating the Fall of the Berlin Wall 25 Years ago

The year 2014 marks the 25th anniversary of the fall of the Berlin Wall - a monumental day in German history. For detailed information on the historic events leading to the separation and unification please follow the link below.

Nooke Copperbelt

Personal Representative of German Chancellor Angela Merkel pays visit to Zambia

On the occasion of the Jubilee-Celebrations, Mr. Guenter Nooke, Personal Representative of German Chancellor Angela Merkel, paid a four day visit to Zambia to underline the close and amicable relationship between Germany and Zambia. 

Bernd Finke Speech

German Patron donates 90 boreholes to Lundazi District Villages

German Ambassador Bernd Finke officiated at the symbolic handover of 90 boreholes to 90 villages in Lundazi Distict in the South Luangwa Valley. The ceremony took place at Mkasanga Primary School in Lukusuzi Area and was attended by traditional leaders, representatives of the Ministry for Local Government  and Housing, the District Council as well as  numerous community leaders and local villagers. 

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. 


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