1. The successful team of the German Embassy at the Lilongwe Triathlon 2014: Johannes Scharlau, Kerstin Henke, Martin Schäfer and Paula The successful team of the German Embassy at the Lilongwe triathlon 2014
  2. Nyamadzere Community Day Secondary School - student holding a football International Sport Promotion
  3. Tageszeitungen News from the German Embassy
The successful team of the German Embassy at the Lilongwe Triathlon 2014: Johannes Scharlau, Kerstin Henke, Martin Schäfer and Paula

The successful team of the German Embassy at the Lilongwe triathlon 2014

The successful team of the German Embassy at the Lilongwe triathlon 2014: Johannes Scharlau, Kerstin Henke, Martin Schäfer and Paula

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 will distribute assorted sports equipment to schools and youth 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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Welcome to the website of the German Embassy in Lilongwe

The Embassy will be closed in observance of the Easter holidays from 18th until 21st April 2014.
The office will re-open on Tuesday, 22nd April 2014.

German soccer jerseys for coaching staff

Coaching certificate for Ernest Mtawali

On Tuesday, 15 April 2014, Ernest Mtawali received his coaching certificate at Kamuzu Stadium in Blantyre. Together with fellow Malawian Patrick Mabedi, Ernest Mtawali successfully completed a three-week International Coaching Course of the German Football Association (DFB) in Hennef, Germany. The course took place in May 2013.

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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”.

School garden at Mphowe Primary School

Keeping pupils in school through the Home Grown School Meals – project

During her visit to two beneficiary primary schools in Kasungu, Deputy Head of Development Cooperation Kerstin Henke was impressed by the strong efforts communities and school management committees have undertaken to lay foundations to feed their pupils regularly in future.

Berlin-Mauer

Chris Gueffroy, shot dead at the Berlin Wall

Chris Gueffroy was shot dead at the Berlin Wall just a few months before it fell 25 years ago. His mother heard the shots that night in February 1989. She didn’t realize that it was her own son who had been killed not far from her apartment in East Berlin. He was trying to cross the Wall and flee to West Berlin. Chris Gueffroy, 20 years old, was the last GDR refugee to be shot dead by the regime’s border troops.

Gedenkjahr 2014 - 1. Weltkrieg

The First World War

A flood of books is the first herald of a special period of commemoration: since the beginning of 2013, more than 110 books dealing with World War One (1914-1918) have been published or announced. Aus...

Opening of new ECOSAN-Toilet at House of Hope in Lilongwe

Opening of new ECOSAN-Toilet at House of Hope in Lilongwe on March 11th

On Tuesday, 11th of March, Deputy Head of Development Cooperation of the German Embassy, Kerstin Henke, delivered an opening speech during the official opening ceremony for the first ECOSAN toilet for the local NGO House of Hope in Lilongwe.

Logo der deutschen Entwicklungszusammenarbeit (GDC) mit Malawi

Germany Provides 8.5 milion Euro to Strengthen Public Financial Management in Malawi

In response to the cashgate scandal, the Government of the Federal Republic of Germany supports Malawi with additional 8.5 million Euro (4.7 billion MWK) to strengthen public financial management.

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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.

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