Marking the seventieth year of diplomatic relations between the two countries, the Foreign Minister of Pakistan, Shah Mahmood Qureshi, is visiting Germany from 11 to 13 April. As a neighbour of Afghanistan, China and India, Pakistan plays an important role with a view to stability in South Asia.
Germany and Pakistan enjoy close and diverse relations. Germany is represented in Pakistan by an embassy in the capital, Islamabad, and a consulate general in the country’s business hub,…
Pakistan’s southern Sindh province receives hardly any rainfall from October to June, followed by three months of uninterrupted rains. Malteser International is planting moringa trees in the region. “The tree that heals all ills” helps people to get to grips with alternate droughts and flooding.
South Asia is a region of great strategic and economic importance. During his trip to Pakistan, India and Afghanistan over the course of several days, Minister of State Niels Annen emphasised that Germany intends to further intensify its cooperation with key partner countries in the region.
Pakistan’s development has a major impact on the entire region and this will be Foreign Minister Maas’ focus in Islamabad.
A telemedicine project in the border region between Afghanistan and Pakistan is helping injured people in remote areas and aims to reduce tensions between the two countries.