Minister of State Böhmer met the female Ambassadors from Africa in Berlin to discuss topical foreign policy issues.
Africa is a key area for the German Government’s crisis‑prevention and post‑conflict peacebuilding measures. A major goal is to strengthen African ownership by empowering African partners to carry out successful crisis prevention and effective crisis response. moreOverview of crisis prevention and conflict management in Africa
In post-conflict countries, the maintenance of internal security by national police forces presents a special challenge. To ensure this is done in conformity with rule of law standards, the Federal Foreign Office is supporting police development and capacity‑building in close cooperation with the international peace missions deployed in such countries. moreSupporting police work in Africa