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Jubilant masses at the Brandenburg Gate, people in one another’s arms, simultaneously laughing and crying for joy. It is moving images like these that we associate with the fall of the Wall in November…
Dear ReadersToday, on 3rd of October, we commemorate a historic event, the 30th anniversary of reunification of West and East Germany following the fall of the Berlin wall. Thirty years are a fairly brief moment in a nation’s history...
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 14 days. More details are available here.
This week, the Core Group for Sri Lanka (comprising Canada, the United Kingdom, North Macedonia, Montenegro and Germany) issued a statement regarding the human rights situation in Sri Lanka. The…
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…
On 1 July, Germany assumes the rotating Presidency of the Council of the European Union, the so-called Council Presidency, for six months. Our goal for the EU: solidarity and unity internally, an ability to act and sovereignty abroad.
On 8 June 2018, Germany was elected as a non-permanent member of the United Nations Security Council for the 2019-20 term. Germany has been a non-permanent member of the Security Council for a two-year term since 1 January 2019.
Please be adviced to wear a mask which covers mouth and nose when visiting the Embassy!
The German Embassy in Colombo signed an agreement with Human Link (Resource Centre for Persons with Disabilities) on a grant of over two million rupees in an effort to promote inclusive physical and…
Funds will support the development of vocational training, ensure the sustainable growth of the SME (small and medium-sized enterprises) and sustain the Study and Expert Fund.
German Embassy and VOVCOD providing poverty striken families in Vavuniya District with water sources.
Helping 18 schools in 3 different districts meeting their clean water needs
As the situation surrounding COVID-19 further accelerates, the German Embassy in Colombo, under the Micro Project Scheme, has granted financial aid to PAFFREL (People's Action for Free and Fair…
Water purifying filters to be provided to schools in Anuradhapura District
Germany is well known for its high level of education and promotes academic education in the country for locals and foreigners alike for many years. With respect to the work force this high level of…
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