View of the Protocol Courtyard from the Kurstrasse

Our priorities

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The last GDR Ambassador in Paris

On 4 July 1990, Stephan Steinlein became the last GDR Ambassador in Paris. Today he is State Secretary at the Federal Office and takes a look back. more

Digitisation and participation

In his speech at the Global Media Forum in Bonn on 1 July Federal Foreign Minister Steinmeier described the relationship between online reporting, social media and foreign policy. more

Giscard d’Estaing and Roth: Europe needs new impetus and new ideas

A great European visits Berlin: on 3 July, at the invitation of Minister of State for Europe Michael Roth, former French President Valéry Giscard d’Estaing took part in a discussion about the future of Europe. more

Germany and Israel enjoy close ties

On 30 June Foreign Minister Steinmeier met his Israeli counterpart Liberman for talks at the Federal Foreign Office. more

Steinmeier honours victims of Wehrmacht massacre

On 29 June Foreign Minister Steinmeier visited Civitella, Italy, to take part in a ceremony honouring the victims of a Wehrmacht massacre in 1944. more

Safeguarding freedom and security

Together with US advisor Podesta, Foreign Minister Steinmeier opened the first round of the Transatlantic Cyber Dialogue between Germany and the US on Friday (27 June).

Commemoration of centenary of Sarajevo assassination

On Saturday (28 June) Foreign Minister Steinmeier spoke in Berlin at a ceremony to mark the Sarajevo assassination 100 years ago.

Summer meeting of NATO foreign ministers

Foreign Minister Frank-Walter Steinmeier travelled to Brussels from Kyiv on 24 June to take part in the meeting of NATO foreign ministers. The agenda is dominated by the crisis in NATO’s neighbourhood to the east.

FIFA World Cup – here we go!

The website of Germany’s missions in Brazil provides German football fans with information about venues, travel advice and places to contact in emergencies. 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.