Cultural relations and education policy is not just a matter of "the good, the beautiful, the true"; it is an integral...
Within the scope of its cultural relations and education policy, the Federal Foreign Office coordinates the...
morePromotion of the German language
German schools abroad – where children from different cultures can meet and engage in dialogue
moreGerman schools abroad
Germany ’s universities and research establishments are becoming increasingly international in outlook.
moreScience, research and universities
The intercultural dialogue aims to promote understanding between the West and the Islamic world as well as...
Looking towards this anniversary in 2017, the launch of the Luther Decade was celebrated in 2008. The...
more500th anniversary of the Reformation
The Federal Foreign Office supports the preservation of cultural heritage in developing countries and...
morePreservation of cultural heritage
Icons like Thomas Mann or pop group “Mia” trigger interest in Germany across the world.
moreCultural programmes abroad
With its new “kulturweit” volunteer programme the Federal Foreign Office seeks to foster young people’s intercultural skills and encourage a world-minded outlook.
moreSeeing the world with “kulturweit” (Bridging Cultures)
Sports instil values of fairness, tolerance and open-mindedness, and thereby help foster international understanding.
moreInternational sports promotion