1.  Foreign Minister Steinmeier on arms control in Europe
  2. Project Integrated Politechnical Reginal Center IPRC Federal Minister Gerd Müller visiting Rwanda
  3. Federal Foreign Minister Steinmeiner visiting Rwanda

Foreign Minister Steinmeier on arms control in Europe

Project Integrated Politechnical Reginal Center IPRC

Federal Minister Gerd Müller visiting Rwanda

Federal Minister for Economic Cooperation and Development was visiting Kigali from 10.-12. August 2016

Federal Foreign Minister Steinmeiner visiting Rwanda

During his visit in Kigali from 19th to 20th February Federal Foreign Minister Steinmeier met with representatives of the government and the civil society. Furthermore he paid a visit to the Kigali Genocide Memorial.


Welcome - Murakaza neza !

Welcome to the website of the German Embassy in Kigali! It is our pleasure to introduce to you our work and activities in Rwanda and assist you with useful information about Germany. We would like to ...

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New perspectives: AArtist in residence at the Foreign Office

Art at the German Foreign Office - not just some random piece hung on a wall behind a desk. The AArtist-in-residence program gives artists space to work - and come up with their own perspectives on German culture and history.



Since 1st March 2013, the Embassy of the Kingdom of Belgium is in charge of all Schengen visa on behalf of the German Embassy Kigali! Since 14th March 2013, all Schengen member states represented in Rwanda have started applying the VIS system.

Hörsaal Medizin Leipzig

DAAD PhD scholarships to Germany

Full grant scholarship:The scholarship covers the living expenses for a 3-year research stay at a German university or research institute. There are no tuition fees to be paid for PhD studies at publi...

Ruzizi III

Rwanda and Germany sign pact to boost energy supply in Rwanda and the Great Lakes region The Government of Rwanda and the Federal Republic of Germany today signed a bilateral agreement worth € 15.0 (...

Strengthening of the African Union Border Management Programme “From Barriers to Bridges” in Rwanda

The Permanent Secretary at the Ministry for Foreign Affairs and Cooperation, Mary BAINE, together with the Ambassador of the Federal Republic of Germany to Rwanda, Mr. Peter Fahrenholtz, today launched the African Union Border Management Programme through an official handing over of equipment for border delimitation and demarcation.

Berchtesgaden mit Kehlsteinhaus, Salzbergwerk und Nationalpark

Germany – always worth a visit!

Planning a trip to Germany and looking to inform yourself before you go? The German National Tourist Board uses its website to provide extensive and well‑presented information about towns and cities, culture, events, leisure activities and business trips. Discover Destination Germany through the multimedia prism of www.germany.travel.

Africa and Germany

Sep 23, 2016 1:22 PM

German Universities unite to provide more support for threatened researchers

Many researchers worldwide are at risk, because their research is restricted or they are subject to persecution. The global Scholars at Risk Network supports them with over 400 higher education institutions in 40 countries. In Germany, the Alexander von Humboldt Foundation will host the secretariat of the German Section until March 2019.

Sep 23, 2016 1:22 PM

German support for UN peace missions via the German Agency for Technical Relief

High-ranking representatives from nearly 80 countries met in London on September 7 and 8 to discuss strategies for strengthening United Nations (UN) peace missions. A key topic at the meeting was ways and means to improve the efficiency and responsiveness of the UN peace missions. Germany has offered technical and logistical support via the German Agency for Technical Relief.

Sep 23, 2016 1:22 PM

'Mali Blues' premieres in Germany

Mali Blues, a documentary produced by Lutz Grégor is screened in three different cities in Germany. Mali Blues is a musical and cultural journey through the Malian crisis, as the artists Fatoumata Diawara, Master Soumy and Bassekou Kouyaté tell the story of their country and speak about the role of music in these troubled times.

Sep 22, 2016 1:22 PM

Human Rights Commissioner Kofler on the seizure of assets in Egypt

Bärbel Kofler, German Government Commissioner for Human Rights Policy and Humanitarian Aid at the German Foreign Office criticises the court decision to freeze bank accounts of human rights organisations.

Sep 22, 2016 1:21 PM

German Environment Minister Hendricks attends wildlife protection conference in South Africa

German Environment Minister, Barbara Hendricks will start a one week journey to three African countries on September 22. Central topics of the journey are the protection of species and environment, the fight against poaching and the reclamation of forest areas. During the journey the minister will visit South Africa, Rwanda and Kenya.

German Information Centre Africa

Aufbau des Zeltes für die Zirkus-Show Afrika Afrika

Africa is a special focus of German foreign policy. Germany's policy towards Africa is value-based; its principles are respect for human rights, democracy, and the rule of law and peaceful resolution of conflicts.

Obligation to declare cash in amounts of EUR 10,000 or more entering or leaving the EU

All travellers entering or leaving the European Union with €10,000 or more in cash must declare the sum to Customs from 15 June 2007. This initiative has been taken to assist the efforts being made at EU level to tackle crime and improve security by cracking down on money laundering, terrorism and criminality.

The impact of foreign policy in the current issue of DE Magazin Deutschland

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