Welcome to the website of the German Embassy in Lilongwe!
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”.
50 Years of German Diplomatic Presence in Malawi
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.
Federal Government Policy Guidelines for Africa [pdf, 286.11k]
Germany will co-finance the Malawian Expanded Programme on Immunization with 5 million Euro (2,75 bn MWK) to close the current financial gap in this programme. The grant aims at supporting the Malawi Government in maintaining a high immunization coverage, primarily among infants.
Germany Provides 5 Million Euro for Vaccines
Poll: Germany retains positive image
Germany’s image in the world remains positive. In a poll conducted annually in 24 countries, Germany has maintained its position as the country with the most positive influence in the world in 2014...