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Thema der Woche: Ideen für morgen

Cooling cities in the heat

Summers are getting hotter, and climate change is presenting city planners with new challenges. We show what Germany can learn from other countries.


Coronavirus: Latest updates

In the hospitality industry, 60 percent see their existence threatened +++ Here you find the most important news about the spread of the lung disease in Germany.


Coronavirus in Germany

Everything you need to know about the corona crisis in Germany and the measures being taken against the spread of the virus.

Germany’s Presidency of the Council of the European Union

Giveaway – Shaping Europe

It’s your Europe! To mark Germany’s EU Council Presidency in 2020, we are inviting you to enter a great giveaway: help us put together a map of the most important and beautiful places in Europe – and win train tickets to travel to these places yourself. Why not join in!

#ShapingEurope together

Deutsche EU-Ratspräsidentschaft

German EU Council Presidency

Find out everything about the 2020 Council Presidency, what it means, and which challenges, issues and goals it entails.

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What unites Europe

Freedom and equality have been the very foundations of the West since the revolutions of 1776 and 1789. Why their substance is crumbling and how the idea can continue to shine.

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Germany and the world

U.S. Army Europe Best Warrior Competition 2019 in Grafenwöhr.
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Putting a partnership to the test

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The EU Council Presidency Translator translates between 24 languages.
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European understanding

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Working in Germany

How to succeed in entering the German labour market. Information on career opportunities for international skilled personnel, tips on applying, training and job hunting.

Migration and integration

Current information and background reports on integration and on Germany's activities in the field of refugee and migration policy.

Travel in Germany

Exciting cities and a variety of countryside as different as the North Sea coast and the Alps never cease to fascinate its many visitors.

German language

Facts about the German language, learning tips, free language courses and important links for people learning or teaching German.


German business is squaring up to a fourth industrial revolution. The Federal Government is driving digital change.

Studying in Germany

Information on universities, courses and scholarships, and the best tips for international applicants.

Wir zeigen euch die Vor- und Nachteile des digitalen Lernens.

Online learning in Germany

Learning German or studying for a degree online: e-learning offers many opportunities, especially during the corona crisis. An overview
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