Politics

The Federal Republic of Germany is a value-based, vibrant democracy with a diverse political landscape.

Topic of the week: Humanitarian assistanceHumanitarian assis

Against hunger and oppression

Germany continues to support civil society in Afghanistan – with the focus on the country’s women.
Topic of the week: Humanitarian assistanceHumanitarian assis

“Epitome of humanity”

Humanitarian assistance supports people in acute need. We present an overview of Germany’s commitment and its central principles.
Topic of the week: Climate and security

“We must find solutions”

The climate crisis is necessitating some difficult partnerships. Human rights must be non-negotiable, says peace researcher Stefan Kroll.
Topic of the week: Day of German Unity

The most important public holiday

German reunification is celebrated every year on 3 October. Discover five facts about the Federal Republic’s most important public holiday.