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The Niederwalddenkmal monument located in the Niederwald Landscape park, near Rüdesheim am Rhein

DW - New Multimedia Project "Along the Rhine"

DW's new multimedia project puts spotlight on the Rhine: With a variety of videos, picture galleries and reports, Deutsche Welle's multimedia project "Along the Rhine" invites users to an interactive tour along Germany’s longest river.

Young Travellers in Germany

There's a new app from the German National Tourism Board designed for the younger generation. It promises Germany's most exciting sights even closer – right into the smartphone in your pocket. With it users can browse favourite must-sees and post about their own experiences.

Africa and Germany

Click on the title to read the full story with an African and German focus

Aug 17, 2017 2:45 PM

Former German president Köhler new UN envoy for Western Sahara

United Nations Secretary-General António Guterres has appointed former German President Prof. Horst Köhler as his Personal Envoy for Western Sahara. Foreign Minister Sigmar Gabriel congratulated Köhler on his new appointment.

Aug 16, 2017 3:27 PM

Signing of an air transport agreement with Mauritius

State Secretary of the Foreign Office Walter J. Lindner issued the following statement on August, 14 in connection with the signing of an air transport agreement with Mauritius.

Aug 16, 2017 12:48 PM

Lab “No Future Without Education” in Ethiopia: Apply now!

As part of the initiative “Global Goals – powered by Alumni”, the Alumniportal Deutschland cordially invites you to apply for participation in the Lab “No Future Without Education” on October 5, 2017 in Addis Abeba, Ethiopia.