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Apr 21, 2017 10:44 AM

Art exhibition seeks to bridge Germany's colonial divide

An art exhibition explores Germany's colonial heritage as well as shared experiences and cultural differences.

Apr 21, 2017 10:43 AM

Top German Handball Coach hosts training courses in Zimbabwe

Top German handball coach and International Handball Federation expert Helmut Martin completed a nine-day series of refresher courses in Zimbabwe on April 16 for local coaches and schoolteachers in Zimbabwe.

Apr 20, 2017 1:26 PM

“The economic strengthening of women is a marathon.”

In none of the G20 states are women economically equal. Also not in Germany. In the network Women20, Mona Küppers is fighting for a change.

Apr 20, 2017 1:26 PM

Nigeria: better rice harvests mean more food and higher income

Smallholder farmers in Nigeria are increasing their income with the help of an international rice initiative. Higher yields and better quality are making the country less dependent on expensive rice imports.

Apr 19, 2017 4:40 PM

Interview: Saving the birthplace of coffee

Ethiopia is a globally significant biodiversity hotspot and is considered to be one of the world's most species-rich countries. Mesfin Tekle worked in a public private partnership project in Ethiopia.

Apr 19, 2017 4:39 PM

Dual training is a successful model

The dual system of vocational training has proved an effective means of combating youth unemployment and skills shortages. Many countries would now like to introduce this model in partnership with Germany.

Apr 18, 2017 3:51 PM

Cultural preservation is everyone’s business

What meaning does the preservation of cultural property have for young people? Marking the launch of a new information campaign, the German Foreign Office entered into debate with pupils in Leipzig.

Apr 18, 2017 3:50 PM

Berlin Humanitarian Call

It’s not yet too late. The famine in the Horn of Africa and in the Lake Chad region can still be averted. Foreign Minister Gabriel and Development Minister Müller therefore issued an appeal to the international community with the Berlin Humanitarian Call today.

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