1. Celebrations of German Unification Holiday in Berlin ‘25 years fall of the wall’ summer campaign by the German National Tourist Board
  2. August 2014: Deutsche Welle culture calendar
  3. Trabant car breaking through Berlin Wall Berlin Wall Contest for high school students
Celebrations of German Unification Holiday in Berlin

‘25 years fall of the wall’ summer campaign by the German National Tourist Board

Mike Corey and Caspar Diederik recorded three minute film videos for selected tourist attractions in Germany capturing the changes over the last 25 years.

August 2014: Deutsche Welle culture calendar

Even in peak vacation season, Europe's culture scene is busier than ever. August features a variety of film, theater and dance festivals. And there are a few concerts that shouldn't be missed either.

Trabant car breaking through Berlin Wall

Berlin Wall Contest for high school students

The Embassy of Germany in Canada announces a school contest on the occasion of the 25th anniversary of the fall of the Berlin Wall. The contest is open to high school students from all over Canada. The German Embassy looks forward to your participation and is curious about your creative ideas!

German Foreign Minister Steinmeier in Israel

Germany's Foreign Minister Steinmeier on Middle East: In search of a new order

"Should we not risk trying to raise the quest for solutions to another level? Even if today that is merely a distant idea of the future. We should think about a new order for the Middle East which could redefine and guarantee the security interests of all parties."

Germany playing Canada at the FIFA U-20 Women's World Cup 2008

FIFA U-20 Women's World Cup Canada 2014

While all eyes are on the FIFA Men's World Cup Brazil, in only a few weeks the world's top women soccer players under the age of 20 will be on their way to the FIFA U-20 Women's World Cup Canada 2014. In the group stage, Germany's Mannschaft will play the U.S.A. in Edmonton on August 5, China in Edmonton on August 8, and Brazil in Montreal on August 12 – before hopefully advancing to the second stage.

Near Devon Island Glacier

Joint Canadian – German research aircraft mission in the Arctic

The NETCARE – Summer campaign, taking place in Resolute Bay (Nunavut), is the first of two research aircraft missions by Germany's Alfred Wegener Institute (AWI) in the Arctic as part of NETwork on Climate and Aerosols: Addressing Key Uncertainties in Remote Canadian Environments (NETCARE), initiated by the University of Toronto.

Hands drawing German flag

I am German

Germans not only love to travel, they also love to live, work and immerse themselves in other countries, including Canada. “I am German” is an interview and biography series of Germans who tell incredible or very ordinary stories about their lives in Canada.

Falling Walls Labs

Canada welcomes its first Falling Walls Labs

Canada welcomes its very first Falling Walls Labs at McMaster University in Hamilton, Ontario and at the University of Alberta in Edmonton. Young researchers, entrepreneurs and high-potentials are invited to apply and share their research work, ideas and initiatives. The winner of the Falling Walls Labs will travel to the Finale in Berlin.

Magnifying Glass with social media illustration on white background

Federal Foreign Office 2.0 – are you following us yet?

The Federal Foreign Office has a presence worldwide through just under 230 missions abroad. The headquarters in Berlin and ever more embassies and consulates also have a home in the digital world.

Open position

The Embassy of the Federal Republic of Germany in Ottawa is looking for a Household & Entertainment Manager for the Ambassador's Residence as of September 1, 2014. Applications should be submitted by July 30.

Ambassador's Corner

Werner Wnendt

Werner Wnendt is Germany's ambassador to Canada.

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