Politics

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

Europe

The pioneers

Rhineland-Palatinate and Burgundy already entered into a twinning agreement before the Élysée Treaty. Young people are still benefiting from it to this day.
Topic of the week: 60 years of the Élysée Treaty

Side by side

How enemies became close friends: Ten milestones on the path to the partnership between Germany and France.
Topic of the week: 60 years of the Élysée Treaty

A historic treaty of friendship

Germany and France signed the Élysée Treaty 60 years ago; to this day, the agreement shapes relations between the two neighbouring countries.