In over 50 states, #Germany's partners benefit from #education and #training projects sponsored by the German Federal Ministry for Economic Cooperation and #Development (BMZ).
Manfred Gille has been patrolling the inner-German border for years. Today, he volunteers his time to guide mainly young visitors across the former death strip in the Oberharz.
Almost 30 years ago the #BerlinWall fell. Today, a week-long celebration of the 30th anniversary of the fall of the Berlin Wall began. Federal Chancellor Angela Merkel and the Federal President are expected on 9 November.
How many people are in gainful employment and where do they work? Here are some key facts, and a surprising number relating to the “industrious Germans”.
An apartment on the roofs of Berlin, in a quiet location with a view over the whole city. But the “Penthouse à la Parasit” has little to do with a chic luxury apartment.
The West condemns Ankara's actions in Northern Syria, but can EU foreign ministers also agree on sanctions?
One day after the attack on a synagogue in Halle, Federal President Steinmeier spoke of a "day of shame and disgrace". He called for the fight against right-wing extremism and racial hatred.
In #Halle, a heavily armed man tried to enter a synagogue. When he failed, he killed two uninvolved persons. Not only in the city of Saxony-Anhalt the shock is deeply felt the following day.
German Defence Minister Annegret Kramp-Karrenbauer has begun a visit to #Germansoldiers in West Africa. The CDU politician arrived in Niamey, the capital of #Niger, on Sunday.
September 30 1989: 4000 GDR-Refugees at the German Embassy Prague
In the run-up to the forest summit, #Agriculture Minister Julia Klöckner announced how much should be invested in the domestic #forest. The money will primarily be used to protect and reforest the forest.
The #forest in #Germany is under serious threat: due to monocultures and record temperatures in summer, huge #woodland areas die off. Our expert and #forester Jürgen Michalczyk explains why the future of our woodlands depends on sustainable forest management.