How Germany ticks

What do you believe?

Christian, Moslem, Jew – or atheist? In Germany, people are free to believe whatever they choose. We talked to young people about their religion.

Germany vs Sweden

The superstar will only be a spectator. All the important facts about the World Cup match Germany vs Sweden.

Spieler der deutschen Nationalmannschaft mit dem Maskottchen Paule

Germany at the Football World Cup

Stay on the ball with facts about the national team and group opponents, player portraits, quizzes and videos.

Deutschland Blog

Berlin Energy Transition Dialogue 2018

So what brings 2,000 conference participants from over 90 countries, some 180 journalists, 30 ministers and state secretaries and over 100 high-level speakers to the German Federal Foreign Office for two days in the middle of April?

Time to grind the wheels

Amusa Victor from Vicfold Recyclers, the winner of our #youforG20 contest, about the arrival of the startup’s new machines and its success at the African Entrepreneurship Award.
Snapshot
The German chancellor meets Lebanon's Prime Minister Saad Hariri.
Quiz

WC Quiz

Fußball-Weltmeisterschaft 2018
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    Die deutsche Nationalmannschaft gewann 2014 die Fußball-Weltmeisterschaft
    How many times has Germany been football world champion?
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      Rekordnationalspieler Lothar Matthäus
      Who is Germany's most capped national player?
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        Bundestrainer Jogi Löw
        What is the name of the current national coach?
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          Fußball-Nationalmannschaft 2018
          How many world champions are in the German squad for the 2018 World Cup?
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            Franz Beckenbauer
            Who became world champion as both a player and the coach with Germany?
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            Region of the world

            Region of the world
            Weltregion
            What links us all

            Germany and the world

            People who are committed to international exchange and initiatives that link countries.

            Appreciated by Canadians

            A new survey shows: Germany is highly regarded among Canadians, who particularly appreciate the country’s role in the refugee crisis.

            Turning trash into gold

            ifa-Institut’s upcycling exhibition “Pure Gold” is going on world tour. We present the fascinating upgrading of rubbish into design.

            The miracle of change

            Israel is celebrating the 70th anniversary of the foundation of the Jewish state. To mark the occasion, seven committed people take a look at interaction between Germany and Israel.

            Innovations for Africa

            German Federal Minister of Research Anja Karliczek bestowed awards on four African scientists for their outstanding research achievements.

            Many views of Europe

            What does Europe’s future look like – and will we see more or less solidarity? We visit experts in Frankfurt/Main.

            “A good future for Israel“

            Israel is celebrating the 70th anniversary of its independence. German Federal President Frank-Walter Steinmeier and Federal Foreign Minister Heiko Maas deliver their congratulations and take the opportunity to look back on German-Israeli relations.

            From conflict to classroom

            They were experienced teachers in Syria or other crisis countries, but then they had to flee. They would like to teach again in Germany. But that isn’t easy.