1. "Sühler Chrisamelmart" in Suhl Christmas in Germany
  2. Nyamadzere Community Day Secondary School - student holding a football International Sport Promotion
  3. Tageszeitungen News from the German Embassy
"Sühler Chrisamelmart" in Suhl

Christmas in Germany

The German Embassy in Lilongwe wishes everybody a wonderful Christmas time. On the next pages you will find information about typical German Christmas tradions including recipes and music:

Nyamadzere Community Day Secondary School - student holding a football

International Sport Promotion

50 years on the Federal Foreign Office continues to support sports development in partner countries. As a way to bolster efforts that encourage Malawian youth, the German Embassy in Lilongwe is distributing assorted sports equipment to schools and sports clubs across Malawi. The Embassy recognises that apart from improving physical fitness, sports instills in the youth valuable principles of team spirit, excellence, persistence, tolerence and many more. In this section we introduce you to beneficiaries of the sports equipment by the German Embassy:

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Chisomo Children's School - classroom

German Embassy supports Chisomo Children’s Club

Chisomo is a Malawian NGO that works with children who are either living on or begging on the streets of Lilongwe and Blantyre. Chisomo  aims to bring about long-term change in the lives of these girls and boys.

Children in the Wilderness - the new well

German Embassy supports environmental projects in Liwonde

The German Embassy, through its small grants programme, has been supporting the Chikolongo Fish Farm and Fence Project since its establishment in 2013. A few kilometers North of Chikolongo lies the village of Nanthomba. Here, the German Embassy supported "Children in the Wilderness" (CITW) and their Reforestation Projects at Nanthomba Primary School.

German Ambassador Dr. Peter Woeste is handing over a donation to Tikondane Street Children

A Donation to Tikondane Street Children

Stimulated by the generous contribution of high end prizes to a raffle from Kenya Airways and Airtel Malawi visitors of a movie night at the German Ambassador's residence in Lilongwe collected 240,000 Kwacha.

Bilateral negotiations 2014: Mr. Alois Schneider, BMZ and Mr. Ronald Mangani, Secretary to the Treasury

Germany and Malawi Concluded Bilateral Negotiations

Germany and Malawi have concluded bilateral government negotiations on development cooperation. Following the discussions on 11 and 13 November, the German Government committed a total of 58.3 million euros (approx. 34 billion MWK) for the support of the Malawian people in the period up to 2015.

A handful of peas

GERMANY BOOSTS NUTRITION & RESILIENCE EFFORTS FOR MALAWI’S VULNERABLE COMMUNITIES

The United Nations World Food Programme (WFP) has welcomed two contributions from the government of Germany totalling €2.6 million.

Afrika

Federal Government Policy Guidelines for Africa

On 21 May 2014 the German cabinet decided on the new Federal Government Policy Guidelines for Africa drafted by the Federal Foreign Office. The guidelines summarise the context, principles and focuses of Germany’s Africa policy.

Logo of the German Embassy in Lilongwe

50 Years of German Diplomatic Presence in Malawi

On 3 February 2014 the German Embassy proudly celebrates 50 years of uninterrupted diplomatic presence in Malawi. On 3 February 1964 the first German Consulate opened in Blantyre. On 6 July 1964, the day Malawi declared its independence from colonial rule, the Consulate became the “Embassy of the Federal Republic of Germany”.

Logo for the G7 summit in Germany

German presidency of the G7

Germany assumed the presidency of the G7 at the G7 summit in Brussels at the beginning of June 2014. On 7 and 8 June 2015, Germany will host the meeting of the heads of state and government. The summit will provide an opportunity to discuss current international challenges and to make progress on new topics in the international context.

Further information is available on the following websites:

Time and weather in Germany

Berlin:
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The Ambassador

Ambassador Dr. Peter Woeste

 Dr. Peter Woeste

Schengen Visa for Malawi Residents: Change of Responsibility

Achtung

As of 4th November 2013 Norway is representing Germany in matters concerning the handling of applications for visas. From this date, residents of Malawi who intend to apply for visas to visit Germany should therefore contact the Norwegian Embassy at Arwa House, City Centre in Lilongwe.

"Run 4 Unity": In commemoration of the 25th Anniversary of the Fall of the Berlin Wall

Fun Run at Kumbali Villlage

In commemoration of the 25th anniversary of the fall of the Berlin wall the Germany Embassy and Lilongwe Roundtable were hosting a charity run themed "Run 4 Unity" on the 9th November 2014 at Kumbali Village.

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