1. German Ambassador Werner Wnendt holding up countdown sign for FIFA Women's World Cup Canada 2015 German Ambassador counting down until the FIFA Women’s World Cup Canada 2015
  2. The German team taking a picture with German Chancelor Angela Merkel and German President Joachim Gauck Germany are World Cup winners – a picture gallery
  3. Trabant car breaking through Berlin Wall Berlin Wall Contest for high school students
German Ambassador Werner Wnendt holding up countdown sign for FIFA Women's World Cup Canada 2015

German Ambassador counting down until the FIFA Women’s World Cup Canada 2015

Just days after the tremendous FIFA World Cup™ victory of the German Men’s National Team, the Ambassador of Germany to Canada Mr. Werner Wnendt is counting down until the FIFA Women’s World Cup Canada 2015™. With the excitement of the FIFA World Cup™ still heavy, Ambassador Wnendt and the German community in Canada are also looking forward to the arrival of the German U-20 Women’s National Team.

The German team taking a picture with German Chancelor Angela Merkel and German President Joachim Gauck

Germany are World Cup winners – a picture gallery

After 120 grueling minutes, Germany won the World Cup final against Argentina 1:0. It represents the country's fourth World Cup title.

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.

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StartUp Exchange Canada to Berlin

Startup Exchange builds bridges between Startup Hubs. Its our flagship event ‘Startup Exchange Canada Berlin’, organized in cooperation with the Embassy of Canada to Germany, is taking place September 3 to 10, 2014. Its offers the most promising Canadian entrepreneurs the opportunity to experience an exclusive week in the heart of Europe.

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.

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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.

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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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