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The website and its associated social media presence are operated by Fazit Communication GmbH on behalf of the Federal Foreign Office.

According to Germany’s Foreign Service Law, it is in particular the duty of the Foreign Service to provide information abroad about the Federal Republic of Germany (Section 1 Subsection 2). This information duty is also referred to as “promoting the image of Germany abroad”. One of many measures in place to this end is the operation of the cross-media platform

This platform is an instrument of international communication and aims to paint a comprehensive picture of Germany. In line with the objective of promoting the image of Germany abroad, the primary target groups of are foreign information disseminators and individuals interested in Germany.

Fazit Communication GmbH is an independent communications agency. It maintains several offices in Germany and a global network of authors. Fazit Communication GmbH is part of the F.A.Z. Group.


Project manager: Janet Schayan (responsible under the terms of the Media Services State Treaty, MDStV)

Editors-in-chief: Arnd Festerling, Carsten Hauptmeier 

Editorial staff:  Kim Berg, Lisa Bernhardt, Johannes Göbel, Christina Iglhaut, Sarah Kanning, Natascha Kittler, Jessica Krauß, Clara Krug, Klaus Lüber, Dr. Helen Sibum, Aurelia Vowinckel

Content-Management: Anabell Krebs, Stefan Reichart, Viktoria Vieweg

Service: Isabel Baron

Translation: Proverb, Stuttgart


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Telephone: +49 (0)69 7591-3101

Fax: +49 (0)69 7591-2673


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Managing directors

Jonas Grashey, Hannes Ludwig

Registration court: Amtsgericht (Local Court) Frankfurt-am-Main

Commercial registry number: HRB 108854

Value-added tax identification number (VAT ID) pursuant to section 27a of the Turnover Tax Act: DE 312574501


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