1. Fun Run at Kumbali Village Takulandirani pa tsamba la ofesi ya Kazembe wa Jeremani ku Lilongwe
  2. Nyamadzere Community Day Secondary School - student holding a football International Sport Promotion
  3. Tageszeitungen News from the German Embassy
Fun Run at Kumbali Village

Takulandirani pa tsamba la ofesi ya Kazembe wa Jeremani ku Lilongwe

Welcome to the website of the German Embassy in Lilongwe In Germany, the "Land of Ideas", we place major emphasis on education, science, research and development. With its high quality of life, good infrastructure and central location in Europe, Germany is one of the world's most attractive bases for business. Its beautiful urban and rural landscapes, combining age-old traditions and experimental modern culture, make a trip to Germany a unique experience. Germany has something for everyone - so why not pay us a visit?

Nyamadzere Community Day Secondary School - student holding a football

International Sport Promotion

Welcome to the website of the German Embassy in Lilongwe!

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


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

Fun Run at Kumbali Villlage

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

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.


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:

Nation Brands Index

How is Germany seen around the world?

In the Nation Brands Index, a global survey ranking 50 countries in terms of their attractiveness, Germany has once again taken second place.

Johannes Scharlau, Deputy Head of German Mission is handing over sport jerseys to Chadza CDSS

Support for CDSS Chadza

On 18 September 2014, representatives of the German Embassy visited Chadza Community Day Secondary School (CDSS) as part of the international sports promotion programme.

Time and weather in Germany

Deutscher Wetterdienst

Liberty Train –The Journey of Christian Bürger

"Liberty Train"

30 September 1989: Over 4,000 people squeeze into the gardens of the West German Embassy in Prague. The West German Foreign Minister Hans Dietrich Genscher addresses them: “We’re here today to tell you that today your emigration …”

The Ambassador

Ambassador Dr. Peter Woeste

 Dr. Peter Woeste

Schengen Visa for Malawi Residents: Change of Responsibility


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.

Daily News from Germany - www.deutschland.de

Berliner Zeitungsmarkt

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Latest news from Germany


Information about German foreign and European policy and major domestic issues.