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  2. FZS Group Ambassador Finke meets ZAWA leaders
  3. Zambia: Victoriafalls in Livingstone Welcome to the German Embassy Lusaka

Junior-Project Athletics in Zambia

German Athletics Expert Torsten Tesch conducted an “Athletics Junior-Project”, mandated by the German Federal Foreign Office (FFO) and the German Olympic Sports Confederation (DOSB), in Lusaka from 06.-28. March 2015. The coaching staff of the Zambian Amateur Athletics Association (ZAAA) is currently in the process of preparing their athletes for the African Youth Games in Mauritius (April 2015) and the All-Africa Games in Brazzaville (Congo) in September 2015. Torsten Tesch accompanied this preparation phase as a mentor for the athletes and supplemented the training programme with workshops aiming at general physical and competition preparation as well as specific weight training at the OYDC in Lusaka.

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Ambassador Finke meets ZAWA leaders

German Ambassador Bernd Finke met with Zambia Wildlife Authority (ZAWA) Acting Director General Kampamba Kombe and ZAWA Director for Conservation James Milanzi for an exchange of views on current challenges to wildlife protection in Zambia and on ways to further promote tourism in the country. 

Zambia: Victoriafalls in Livingstone

Welcome to the German Embassy Lusaka

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Dealing with Corruption in Zambia

German Ambassador Bernd Finke, together with Finnish Ambassador Timo Olkkonen and Italian Ambassador Pier Mario Dacco, met with Transparency International Executive Director Goodwell Lungu to discuss the fight against corruption in Zambia. 

Energiewende-Konferenz März 2015

Energy Transition Conference in Berlin 26/27 March 2015

For the first time, the German Government and the German Renewable Energy Federation, together with its sectoral associations, are hosting the conference “Berlin Energy Transition Dialogue 2015 – towards a global Energiewende”.

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Kampamba Chintu (FAZ) successfully completes Int. Coaching Course

On the 17th March 2015, Mr. Kampamba Chintu was handed over a certificate for successfully completing an Int. Coaching Course (B-Level) offered by the German Football Association (DFB). The three-week course aimed at top level youth football coaches from around the world comprised both practical and theoretical subjects and was conducted at the Sport Centre Hennef in Germany. Mr. Chintu works as an Assistant National Team Coach with the Football Association of Zambia (FAZ) since 2013. Mrs. Haider on behalf of the German Embassy and German sports experts Mr. Ralph Mouchbahani and Mr. Torsten Tesch congratulated Mr. Chintu on his achievement.


Vic Guhrs - Artist of the Month in March 2015

Vic Guhrs is an artist and writer who takes his inspiration from the natural world, the mysteries of wilderness, and the uncharted no-man’s land of the soul where man and animals meet. Born in Germany, he came to Africa at the age of twenty-two in search of a life in remote places among wild animals. After completing his art studies in Johannesburg, he moved to Zambia’s Luangwa Valley, where he spent the next twenty years observing, sketching and painting, and learning the ways of the wild. The German Embassy proudly presents him as the “Artist of the Month” in March 2015.

Final report from Review 2014

Conclusions from Review 2014

“Crisis – Order – Europe” is the title of the final report from the year-long project Review 2014 – A Fresh Look at German Foreign Policy. Foreign Minister Frank-Walter Steinmeier presented the report to the German Bundestag and the public on February 25.

Bernd Finke, Torsten Tesch and Ralph Mouchbahani

German sports expert in Zambia to facilitate "Juniorproject Athletics"

German sports expert Mr. Torsten Tesch will implement the short-term programme "Juniorproject Athletics" in Zambia from 06.-28. March 2015.  The project which is funded by the German Federal Foreign Office will see Mr. Tesch and seconded long-term expert Ralph Mouchbahani work jointly with and hand-over athletics sport equipment to the Zambian Amateur Athletics Association (ZAAA) in Lusaka. More information to follow.

Lusaka Central Prison

German MP Uwe Kekeritz visiting Zambia

German Member of Parliament, Mr. Uwe Kekeritz, visited Zambia from 16th to 19th of February. MP Kekeritz is a member of the Parliamentary Committee for Development Cooperation and spokesperson of his party for development and human rights issues. 


Head of Food, Agriculture and Consumer Protection Section at the German Embassy Pretoria visits Zambia

Mr. Erik Schneider, Head of the Food, Agriculture and Consumer Protection Section at the German Embassy Pretoria, visited Zambia from 16.-19. February 2015. The main objective of his visit was to strengthen the cooperation between Germany and Zambia in the agricultural sector and to commence preparations for the official opening of the “Zambian-German Agricultural Knowledge Centre (AKTC)” in April 2015.

hand-over generator

Germany supports Refugee School in Zambia

On the 12th February 2015, a 200 KVA generator donated by the Federal Republic of Germany, worth USD 63,000, was officially handed over by Mrs. Gudrun Haider, on behalf of the German Embassy Lusaka, to Mayukwayukwa High School in Kaoma District.


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