German-Rwandan Partnership Agrement

German-Rwandan Police Cooperation

Ambassador Dr. Peter Woeste  met new Amavubi head coach Antoine Hey in his office on March, 22nd 2017. Antoine Hey is German National and will train the Rwandan national team on a one-year-contract as part of a Rwandan-German Partnership Agrement. Mr. Hey is tasked to qualify Rwanda for the next African Cup.

Students of Ryankana Primary School

Micro-projects of the German Embassy 2017

The German Embassy's fund for micro projects 2017 is now open for applications. Deadline for the submission of applications is 31st March 2017!

Transparency International Rwanda

Transparency International Rwanda (TIR)

On 7 March 2017 Transparency International Rwanda launched successfully its Analysis of the Auditor General’s reports of decentralized entities for the fiscal year that ended on 30th June 2015.

former Minister-President and Chairmain of FES signs MoU with Hon. Kaboneka, MINALOC

Welcome: The Friedrich-Ebert-Foundation opens an office in Rwanda

The Chairman of the Friedrich-Ebert-Foundation (FES) Mr. Kurt Beck and the Honourable Francis Kaboneka, MINALOC, signed a MoU defining their future cooperation.

Dr. Herbert Diess, Chairman of the Board of Management of the Volkswagen Passenger Cars Brand

German carmaker Volkswagen to start a world first pilot project in Rwanda

For the first time a world brand opted for Rwanda as investment location. The German Volkswagen company, the world’s biggest car manufacturer, will open a base in Rwanda.

Grant of 32,5 million Euros

Germany invests 32,5 million Euros in the rehabilitation and privatization of the hydropower stations Ruzizi I und Ruzizi II  at the border between Rwanda, Burundi and the DR Congo.

Interview with European Times

In an interview Ambassador Woeste explained to the European Times why Germany is Rwanda's preferred partner for many development programs.

Please find below link to full text.

Ambassadors Terstegen and Woeste on field visit in Eastern Congo

German Ambassadors to DRC and Rwanda visited Eastern Congo

To gain a personal impression of the regional context and its problems the German Ambassadors to Kigali and to Kinshasa visited Eastern Congo together.

The Ambassador of the Federal Republic of Germany

Ambassador Dr. Peter Woeste

Dr. Peter Woeste

Welcome - herzlich willkommen !

Snow-covered mountain range in Saxon Switzerland, Saxony, Germany

Welcome to the website of the German Embassy in Kigali!

Global Media Forum 2017

Global Media Forum 2017

The Deutsche Welle Global Media Forum is the Place Made for Minds, where decision makers and influencers from all over the world come together. Join us at the Global Media Forum June 19 - 21, 2017 in Bonn, Germany, to shape the discussion about the impact of identity and diversity on politics, society and media.



Since 2013 the Embassy of the Kingdom of Belgium is in charge of all Schengen visa on behalf of the German Embassy Kigali!

The Berlinale Africa Hub

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If you want to see the world you’ve come to the right place here. The Berlinale is well-known for its engaging selection of international films. And to give us more insight into movie-making in African countries, the German Foreign Office created the Africa Hub at the 2017 European Film Market.

Federal Foreign Minister Gabriel

Sigmar Gabriel

Sigmar Gabriel has been Federal Minister for Foreign Affairs since 27 January 2017.

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.



Have you ever dreamed of becoming an engineer?  This month on Young Germany we have information about where to train, how to find a job, and an interview with someone already working in the field.