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10/16/2018

Campaigning together for a strong Europe: Foreign Minister Maas to travel to France

On 16 October, As well as the further deepening of bilateral relations, the focus will be on Franco-German cooperation in multilateral fora and on European policy issues. Germany and France advocate an orderly Brexit. Bearing in mind the EU’s common... 

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10/16/2018

How the World Food Programme helps people in Syria, Lebanon and Jordan

The humanitarian situation in Syria remains catastrophic. More than 13 million people, including six million children, need help there. In the entire region, over 22 million people rely on assistance. The fight against hunger and this region in... 

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10/15/2018

Foreign policy live – the Federal Foreign Office in social media

Whether we are talking about cohesion in Europe, policy on Eastern Europe, or humanitarian emergencies, foreign policy stirs up a lot of emotions. Thanks to social media, the Federal Foreign Office is now able to communicate directly with members of... 

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10/13/2018

Improving disaster risk reduction around the world

Around the globe, Germany supports countries in their efforts to prepare for future extreme weather events.

Why is disaster risk reduction important?

Droughts, earthquakes, storms and tsunamis – recent years have shown that natural disasters are... 

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10/12/2018

Connected with Germany – Maas meets with alumni of the Schools: Partners for the Future (PASCH) initiative

The Schools: Partners for the Future (PASCH) initiative is a global network of schools that teach German. PASCH is supported by the Federal Foreign Office and is this year celebrating its tenth anniversary.

Networking between these pupils and Germany... 

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10/12/2018

Helping Germans and Russians get to know one another

What do people from Düsseldorf to Volgograd have in common? With a view to promoting dialogue between German and Russian society, the Federal Foreign Office co-sponsors so-called German-Russian years. Over the course of a year, ties between the two... 

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10/12/2018

On the path to stability: Germany’s efforts in Iraq

What is the state of affairs in Iraq today?

Even after the end of the IS occupation, its impact on the country and the region is still palpable. While four million people were able to return to their homes and villages and the parliamentary... 

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10/12/2018

Together for LGBTI human rights

Michael Roth, Minister of State for Europe at the Federal Foreign Office, today opened the meeting of the Global Equality Fund. 18 states as well as non governmental organisations and businesses are members of the Fund which was set up by the US... 

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10/11/2018

It’s time to stand up for Europe

There is great pressure to act. Faced with global challenges, the European Union is trying to define shared values and common interests. Considering the top political issues these days – migration, trade, climate protection and social cohesion – the... 

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10/10/2018

Innovative ways to tackle hunger – Germany supports the World Food Programme

The talks between German Foreign Minister Heiko Maas and David Beasley, Executive Director of the World Food Programme, in Berlin on Wednesday (10 October) focused on Germany’s support for WFP humanitarian assistance in Syria and its neighbouring... 

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10/10/2018

Chile – a close partner and multilateralist

Joint statement

The visit by the President of the Republic of Chile to Berlin on 10 October gave Germany and Chile occasion to underscore the excellent health of their bilateral relations. The two countries noted the many fora in which dialogue is... 

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10/09/2018

Europe must take on more responsibility in security policy

“It is in our genuine interest as Europeans to take on more security responsibility. We must make Europe a major pillar of the world order, a major actor in an alliance of multilateralists.” Foreign Minister Maas delivered this message yesterday (9... 

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From: 10:00 To: 18:00 12th Executive Seminar for Diplomats from Latin America and the Caribbean

Location: Term: October – December
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