Relations between Germany and the Central African Republic are untroubled but low-key. Germany closed its Embassy in the capital Bangui in 1997 and since then the German Embassy in Cameroon has been…
The largest outbreak of Ebola to date in the Democratic Republic of the Congo has already claimed the lives of over 500 people. Germany is helping to fight the disease by providing humanitarian aid on the ground.
In the Democratic Republic of the Congo, ongoing fighting has forced millions to leave their homes. Many children are severely malnourished. The Federal Foreign Office is now providing more aid.