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Cultural offerings from Germany build trust in our country throughout the world.
Promoting the German language is a major instrument in cultural relations and education policy. Minister of...
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...
The Federal Foreign Office supports the preservation of cultural heritage in developing countries and...
morePreservation of cultural heritage
Cultural heritage is often threatened in the form of illegal excavations, looting, theft or illegal export.
moreProtection and restitution of cultural property
Icons like Thomas Mann or pop group “Mia” trigger interest in Germany across the world.
moreCultural programmes abroad
UNESCO was founded in 1945 with the aim to build peace in the world through knowledge, social progress, exchange and mutual understanding among peoples.
Looking towards this anniversary in 2017, the launch of the Luther Decade was celebrated in 2008. The Reformation is a crucial event in world history which has had an impact across all continents.
more500th anniversary of the Reformation
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