About us

The Federal Foreign Office represents Germany’s interests to the world. It promotes international exchange and offers protection and assistance to Germans abroad. more

The Staff

Serving citizens throughout the world – that is the task of the Foreign Service with its headquarters in Berlin and its network of around 230 missions abroad. more

Germany’s foreign policy budget

A total of 3.7 billion euros has been assigned to Departmental Budget 05, the Federal Foreign Office budget, for 2015. Political challenges in North Africa, the Middle East and Europe remain the focus of the Federal Foreign Office’s work, areas that the Federal Government chiefly addresses via its humanitarian aid and crisis prevention budget, transformation partnerships and cultural relations and education policy. more

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Foreign & European Policy