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You want information about Germany? Maybe you are planning a holiday or would like to stay in Germany for longer to go to school, to study or work - if so, you are in the right place to find out more!

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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

Mar 30, 2017 11:21 AM

Moving Women Empowerment Conference in Munich

On Saturday March 25, the Moving Women Empowerment Conference took place in Munich. The focus of the conference, sponsored by the city of Munich, is to empower women especially those from Africa and other migrant groups, giving them practical information they need to achieve their goals and realise their dreams.

Mar 29, 2017 1:13 PM

Saara Helondo invited to a Sports Management course in Germany

After three Namibian participants already successfully completed the course over the last two years, a further Namibian sports officer in the Ministry of Sport, Youth and National Services will study Sport Management in Leipzig.

Mar 29, 2017 1:12 PM

7­-day workshop on Europe's Africa policy and the refugee crisis, June 21 to 27, 2017

The German daily taz (die tageszeitung) is organising a one-week workshop on African-European relations, migration and development in Berlin in June 2017. Journalists working for African media (print, online, radio, TV) dealing with issues of Europe/Africa relations, migration and development to are invited apply to attend the workshop.