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The Embassy remains closed on April 14th 2021 (Sinhala New Year).
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Under the Micro Project funding scheme of the German Embassy, a grant of over LKR 2 million was allocated to a project proposed by Comdu.it, a German organization of volunteers, which aims to build…
The Centre for Handicapped, an organization the Embassy has partnered with before on micro projects, received a grant of over LKR 2 million this year again as a part of the Micro Project scheme of the…
On 23 March the Human Rights Council in Geneva adopted the Resolution “Promoting reconciliation, accountability and human rights in Sri Lanka” which was introduced by the Core Group for Sri Lanka comprising Canada, Germany, Malawi, Montenegro, North Macedonia and the United Kingdom.
The German Embassy has partnered with many local organizations in the past to help provide sanitation facilities to rural areas in Sri Lanka through the construction of water wells, toilets and other…
Under its Micro Project scheme, the German Embassy in Colombo signed an agreement with Indira Cancer Trust to support the organization and its inspirational work with a grant of over Rs 2 million. The…
The German Government will be providing the Access to COVID-19 Tools Accelerator (ACT-Accelerator) with an additional 1.5 billion euro of funding in 2021. Most of this sum will go to the vaccine platform COVAX, which is procuring and financing vaccines for developing countries.
For many years, the International Academy for Coaches of the German Athletics Association (Deutscher Leichtathletik-Verband, DLV) in Mainz has offered a top level training and development program for coaches in track and field.
A number of topics were discussed, including the issue of import restrictions and its consequences to German-Sri Lankan trade.
Obituary for the death of the former German Honorary Consul in the Maldives, Dr. Ibrahim Umar Maniku
Ambassador Holger Seubert presented his Letter of Credence to H.E President Gotabaya Rajapaksa as the Ambassador of the Federal Republic of Germany to Sri Lanka. Following the credentials ceremony,…
Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, restrictions are in place for entry into Germany from a large number of countries. Moreover, persons arriving from many countries are obliged to self-isolate for a period of 10 days. More details are available here.
In the past few years, the importance of the Indo-Pacific region in both economic and political terms has increased markedly. The German Government is now setting out the course for its future policy on the countries of the Region.
Millions of people need assistance in times of COVID-19: Germany is shouldering its responsibility and supports them!
In 2000 the UN Security Council adopted Resolution 1325 on Women, Peace and Security. This and other UN resolutions are promoting the respect of women’s rights in society and seek to increase their…
Please be adviced to wear a mask which covers mouth and nose when visiting the Embassy!
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