1. Elephants, Liwonde National Park 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
Elephants, Liwonde National Park

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

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:

Welcome to the website of the German Embassy in Lilongwe!

Inauguration of the vertical shaft brick Kiln (VSBK)

Inauguration of the vertical shaft brick Kiln (VSBK) on the 26th January 2015

German Ambassador, Dr. Peter Woeste, took part in the inauguration ceremony of the vertical shaft brick Kiln, a pilot project on environmentally-friendly brick production, supported under German Cooperation.

Living legends

New exhibition on contemporary history in Malawi: Living Legends

"Living Legends since Independence – Malawians tell their stories" is a German-Malawian project of rememberance which is aiming at shedding light on the nations history since the mass mobilization for Independence of Nyasaland in the 1950s. This project is funded by the Cultural Preservation Programme of the Federal Foreign Office and supported by the German Embassy Lilongwe.


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.

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.

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

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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.

"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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