Culture, Science and Education
Tanzanian and German students visit the German Embassy
A group of Tanzanian and German students from the Universities of Dar es Salaam and Muenster visited the German Embassy in Umoja House. The so called Pamoja exchange project once emerged from a seminar at the University of Muenster dealing with practical development cooperation issues. The self-organized student exchange aims to bring together students from both countries on an equal footing on topics of culture, history and development cooperation. Next year the Tanzanian students will visit Germany to deepen the relationship between both countries.
Environmental Management courses in 2017/18 at the Technical University Dresden in Germany
Courses are being financed by the German Federal Ministry for the Environment, Nature Conservation, Building and Nuclear Safety in cooperation with UNESCO and UNEP. The programme, implemented by the Center for International Postgraduate Studies for Environmental Management (CIPSEM) at the Technical University Dresden, is celebrating its 40th anniversary this year.
Since 1981 the Federal Republic of Germany has supported the preservation of cultural heritage across the world through the Federal Foreign Office’s Cultural Preservation Programme, with the aim of strengthening people’s sense of their own national identity in the partner country and fostering cultural dialogue among partners. The Programme has become a very effective instrument of German cultural relations and education policy.
Cultural Preservation Programme
Musical Life in Germany
German's musical life is noted for its diversity, high quality and geographic density - keywords that continue as ever to define Germany's special reputation as a land of music.
Opening of the 5th International Ethnomusicology Symposium
The Dept. of Fine and Performing Arts of the University of Dar es Salaam organized the 5th edition of this landmark symposium in East Africa, which is supported by the German cultural institute, the Goethe-Institute. This year, under the promotion of interregional knowledge sharing of art and culture, the most prominent scholar of African music study, Prof. J.H. Kwabena Nketia from Ghana was the Guest of Honor.
Cultural life in Germany
Cultural life in Germany is varied and exciting - why not discover it for yourself!