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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

May 24, 2017 3:48 PM

Petersberg Climate Dialogue: solidarity and determination in climate action

"We share a common fate," declared Chancellor Angela Merkel on the second day of the Petersberg Climate Dialogue. Representatives of 35 states were in Berlin from May 22-23 to discuss how the Paris Agreement on climate change can be effectively implemented.

May 23, 2017 2:15 PM

Harnessing digital technologies for international cooperation

re:publica in Berlin hosts discussion on how open standards and open data can help to promote sustainable development.

May 23, 2017 12:39 PM

SA-German Chamber leads SA delegation to Hamburg Port Celebrations

South Africa has been given the exclusive rights as the partner country for the 2018 Hamburg Port Celebrations. In light of this exciting event, the SA-German Chamber invited a number of organisations, who would be interested inparticipating in the 2018 festival to Hamburg. 2017. A South African delegation visited Hamburg from May 1-7.