Brazil is the only Latin American country with which Germany has enjoyed a strategic partnership since 2008. This strategic partnership is principally concerned with further expanding cooperation on…
Latin America, like Europe, has been particularly hard hit by the COVID‑19 pandemic. The number of new infections and of deaths has risen significantly in recent weeks, especially in Brazil. The German Government is helping the country care for COVID‑19 patients by sending ventilators to Manaus.
During his first visit to Brazil, the German Foreign Minister called for cooperation based on values.
In the Brazilian city of Salvador da Bahia, the German Foreign Minister is sending a clear message of support for human rights and equal opportunities at the start of his visit to Latin America.
This trip to Brazil, Colombia and Mexico marks the prelude to a new initiative that will place a greater emphasis on Latin America and the Caribbean in German foreign policy.
Eight Brazilian female mayors visit Germany to learn more about innovative climate policy at the local level