Schweriner Schloss

Welcome to Germany!

Germany - always worth a visit!

Today: Schwerin Castle in Mecklenburg-Vorpommern

German director Volker Schlöndorff and Ambassador Woeste

Famous German Director Volker Schlöndorff back in Rwanda

One of the most distinguished German movie makers is visiting Rwanda again, Volker Schlöndorff. Schlöndorff may be best known for his most successful and ambitious movie of his career, “The Tin Drum”, an Academy award winning film released in 1979 and probably the most important film of post-war Germany.

Ambassador Woeste with Rwandan Police officers before workshop

German-Rwandan Police Partnership

German Ambassador hands over 14.000 USD worth of equipment during German-Rwandan Police Training Course in Kigali

Refugees at Mahama Refugee Camp

Mahama Refugee Camp

The inauguration of the “Mahama Women and Girls’ Opportunity Centre” in Mahama Refugee Camp situated in Kirehe District in the Southeast of Rwanda.

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The Treaty of Rome – 60 years on – why is it cause to celebrate?

60 years ago six European countries signed the Treaty of Rome – creating the European Economic Community (EEC) and the European Atomic Energy Community. It was a key moment, a little over ten years after the end of World War II. And it was the foundation of today’s EU and all its achievements. European unity is a political and economic success story.

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.

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.

The Ambassador of the Federal Republic of Germany

Ambassador Dr. Peter Woeste

Dr. Peter Woeste

Welcome - herzlich willkommen !

Island Mainau/Lake Constance: blooming tulips

Welcome to the website of the German Embassy in Kigali!



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.