ifa is 100 years old

Master Grafik Spezial
The predecessor of today’s Institut für Auslandsbeziehungen (ifa) was founded 100 years ago. Insights into the worldwide work of the institute that actively supports the peaceful and enriching coexistence of people and cultures.

Cultures of We

One hundred years old, but really lively: Institut für Auslandsbeziehungen (ifa) is presenting the fruits of its cultural endeavours in the form of exciting events in seven cities. Take part!

Dance opens new horizons

Osama Awwad performed Dance Flashmobs in Bremen as part of the ifa CrossCulture Tour. In an interview he talks about his impressions of Germany.

Don’t post, talk!

We need to get off the Internet and sit down and think and dream up news ideas together, says blogger Kübra Gümüşay.

Cultural and foreign policy

Two young researchers have received the ifa Research Award on Foreign Cultural Policy for their work at the interface of cultural and foreign policy.

DE Interview on media dialogues

The Foreign office has supported international media dialogues for more than 15 years. Three questions on the subject for Ronald Grätz, General Secretary of the Institute for Foreign Cultural Relations (ifa).