For many years, relations between Germany and the Niger were focused on development cooperation. However, the two countries have diversified their ties during the last few years to include regional…
One of the most complex crises in the world is found in the Lake Chad region. Germany is supporting regional endeavours to overcome the crisis and providing a further 40 million euros.
The Lake Chad region, an area affected by the terrorist activities of Boko Haram, displacement and famine, was the focus of a high-ranking international conference taking place in Berlin from 3 to 4 September.
Terror, hunger and millions of displaced persons – the Lake Chad region is one of the most dangerous trouble spots in Africa. Germany is actively supporting a diplomatic approach to resolving the causes of the crisis.
Bacteria and viruses do not stop at frontiers: Germany is helping the G5 countries Burkina Faso, Mali, Mauritania, the Niger and Chad mitigate biological risks across borders.