Bilateral relations and foreign policy

Germany and Rwanda

Germany and Rwanda - Bilateral Relations Thanks to a short and relatively uncomplicated colonial past (1885 – 1916), Rwanda and Germany enjoy a positive relationship. Germany is seen as a partner wi...

EU-Ambassador Michael Ryan (Podium), from left to right: the panelists Dr. Jaromir Marek (foreign correspondent and Editor in Chief of Czech radio), Dr. Margaret Jjuuko (Senior Lecturer, School of Journalism, University or Rwanda), Ambassador Dr. Peter Woeste and Mr. Gonza Muganwa (Executive Secretary, Rwanda Journalists Association)

EU Human Rights Day Event

Ambassador Woeste moderated a lively and open panel discussion on the “Transformation of Media” on December 14 at the Convention Centre. The event was part of the “Human Rights Day” celebrated by the ...

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.

Ambassador Dr. Peter Woeste

Ambassador Dr. Peter Woeste presenting his letters of credence to President Paul Kagame

On Tuesday, October 11th, the new German Ambassador to Rwanda, Dr. Peter Woeste, presented his credentials to H.E. President Paul Kagame.

Bilateral relations and foreign policy

Ambassador Dr. Peter Woeste

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.

National Anthem of the Federal Republic of Germany

Deutsche Nationalhymne Audio File
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