View of the Protocol Courtyard from the Kurstrasse

Our priorities

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Open Day at the Federal Foreign Office

Join in with the Symphonic Mob and discuss German foreign policy with Foreign Minister Frank-Walter Steinmeier – for our 16th Open Day, on 30 and 31 August. more

World Humanitarian Day

On 19 August, the United Nations remembers those who have lost their lives working in humanitarian aid. Around the world, more people than ever are in humanitarian need. more

Foreign ministers meet to address Ukraine crisis

The German, French, Russian and Ukrainian foreign ministers met in Berlin for talks on 17 August, at the invitation of Foreign Minister Steinmeier. more

Foreign Minister Steinmeier visits Iraq 

On 16 August Foreign Minister Steinmeier travelled to Baghdad and Erbil for political talks. His aim was to get an idea of just what help is needed on the ground. more

EU foreign ministers’ special session on Iraq, the Middle East and Ukraine

Foreign Minister Steinmeier attended an Extraordinary Foreign Affairs Council in Brussels on 15 August. The discussions focused on the situations in Iraq, the Middle East and Ukraine. more

Supporting the fight against Ebola

The Federal Foreign Office supports the World Health Organization, Médecins Sans Frontières and the Bernhard Nocht Institute for Tropical Medicine in their fight against the Eboly crisis in West Africa. more

German Information Centres

German Information Centres (GIC) are designed to provide information about Germany in their host countries and rally support for German positions. These centres aim to arouse interest in Germany particularly among important young multipliers in the regional partner countries. more


Reichstag dome

Coming to Germany

Perhaps you are planning a trip? Or you want to spend a longer period in Germany on a school or university exchange? Maybe you like to work here.

In any case, you can find out more here.