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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 26, 2015 12:54 PM

Kenya and Germany share experiences in renewable energy

As part of the German Embassy's German Week 2015, Kenyan government officials, development partners and private sector experts in the energy sector converged at Strathmore University Law School in Nairobi to assess the milestones, opportunities and challenges experienced in the energy sector in Kenya and Germany.

May 26, 2015 7:26 AM

Ethiopian capital at the centre of African diplomacy

Ethiopia's capital has become the centre of African diplomacy. Apart from the African Union, it also hosts a number of other major multilateral organizations. Germany is a partner to the African Union and supports it in a variety of fields, ranging from peace and security, governance and agriculture to infrastructure, education and trade.

May 22, 2015 1:49 PM

The world celebrates 52nd Africa Day

This year's Africa Day Celebrations carry the theme „We are Africa – Opening the doors of learning and culture from Cape to Cairo”. Many countries around the world are going to celebrate this special day with concerts, festivals and more.