The Bobs: DW honors courageous defenders of free speech
In a global television broadcast and in front of a live audience of 2,000 international guests from the fields of diplomacy, journalism and other segments of public life, DW Director Peter Limbourg honored imprisoned Saudi Arabian blogger Raif Badawi with the Freedom of Speech Award and encouraged participants of the Global Media Forum to demand "the release of online activists in custody around the world."
The honoured winners of "The Bobs"
Starting June 22, 2015, Deutsche Welle will broadcast its new TV-Channel including German-language news program "DW Nachrichten" around the clock. The newly structured TV channels will include among others DW in English, Spanish and Arabic.
DW's new TV programming
The ADZIWA Self-Sufficiency Project in Kauma
Every year the German Embassy is financing small grants projects and is presenting these projects on its website. For the first time the partner himself, Manager of Adziwa Orphan Care CBO James K. Chirwa is illustrating the development plan.
Please click on the following link for more information:
ADZIWA Self-Sufficiency Project [pdf, 198.01k]
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Global Media Forum 2015 - 22 - 24 June in Bonn
The German Embassy wishes "gute Reise" (a safe journey) to Mr Jairos Nkhoma, who will spend the next 5 months in Leipzig/Germany. Mr Nkhoma will take part in an international coaching course for volleyball held by the University of Leipzig. Coaching courses like this are part of the German international sports promotion program and are co-financed by the German Foreign Office.
Gute Reise, Jairos!