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Recent activities by the German Embassy Valletta, political visits, cultural events and much more.
On 29-30 March 2017, the EPP Congress took place in Malta. Numerous Heads of State and Government took part in the Congress, among others the President of the EU-Council, Donald Tusk, the President of...
Berlin Energy Transition Dialogue 2017
Every spring the Berlin Energy Transition Dialogue brings together key international decision makers in foreign energy and energy policy, industry, science and civil society as well as foremost energy experts from all over the world. This year, the dialogue takes place from March 20-21. For further information klick here:
Berlin Energy Transition Dialogue 2017
On 3 February the Informal Summit of the EU Heads of State or Government took place in Malta. On Friday morning, Prime Minister Dr Joseph Muscat received the German Federal Chancellor Dr Angela Merkel...
On 23 January 2017, Hon Michael Roth, Minister of State for Europe at the German Foreign Office, travelled to Malta to participate in the General Affairs Council informal meeting of the European Union...
The European Climate Action Days 2016 activities in Malta by the Embassies of France, the Netherlands and Germany together with the European Commission Representation in Malta were concluded by a joint tree-planting ceremony.
Since 2009 Germany has supported the Mediterranean Academy of Diplomatic Studies (MEDAC) at the University of Malta by sponsoring the Chair for Peace Studies and Conflict Prevention. Holder of the Cha...
1st December 2016
On 26 November in the harbour of Valletta, the Head of the Coordinating Staff for Refugees and Migration of the Federal Government, Ms Beate Grzeski, visited the private relief organisation MOAS which...
26 November 2016
On 25 November 2016 the State Secretary of the German Foreign Office, Dr Markus Ederer, met the Maltese Minister for Foreign Affairs, Dr George Vella. In the detailed meeting, topics like the upcoming...
25 November 2016
Dr Ian Borg, Parliamentary Secretary for the EU Presidency 2017 and EU Funds at the Ministry for European Affairs and Implementation of the Electoral Manifesto, participated at the German-Maltese Netw...
21st November 2016
Successful models of regional co-operation to address border challenges were highlighted at a three-day OSCE workshop held in Valetta, Malta from 15 to 17 November 2016, bringing together 80 experts ...
OSCE Malta Workshop from 15-17 November 2016
Also in 2016, Ambassador Gudrun Sräga gave a reception to celebrate the Day of German Unity. About 350 invited guests participated. The reception took place on 6th October at the Residence of the Germ...
OSCE Foreign Ministers Meeting at Potsdam on 1st September 2016
German Foreign Minister Dr Frank-Walter Steinmeier meets the Maltese Foreign Minister Dr George Vella at Informal OSCE Ministers Meeting at Potsdam on 1st September 2016.
Germany's New Global Role - Berlin steps up
In a personalized article published in the July/August-issue 2016 of "Foreign Affairs"-magazine German foreign minister Frank-Walter Steinmeier analyzes why Germany has won influence in the globa policy.
Here you can find the article published on "www.diplo.de"
At an official ceremony on 21st June 2016 and in the presence of the President Marie-Louise Coleiro Preca and the German Ambassador Gudrun Sräga, Matthias Fauser, CEO of Playmobil Malta, inaugurated the newly refurbished outdoor area of the Playmobil Malta Funpark in Half-Far.
Since 2009 Germany supports the Mediterranean Academy of Diplomatic Studies (MEDAC) at the University of Malta by sponsoring the Chair for Peace Studies and Conflict Prevention. Holder of the Chair is Dr. Monika Wohlfeld, an expert in conflict and security studies. In the presence of Minister for Foreign Affairs, George Vella, on June 1, the German Ambassador Gudrun Sräga and the Director of MEDAC, Professor Stephen Calleya, signed an extension to the agreement up to autumn 2019.
In June 2016 the Bavarian town of Wunsiedel was honored as “Energy Municipality of the Month” by the Renewable Energies Agency. The town already reached its self-chosen climate and energy goals for 2020 this year.
Energy Municipality of the Month
In the current legislative term, cultural relations and education policy plays a greater role than ever before. In a world that seems to be out of joint, and in which conflicts are increasingly of a cultural and religious nature, the notion that ideological mindsets can only be overcome through differentiation, discussion and collaboration in the fields of culture, education and science is of particular importance.
Cultural relations and education policy forum
In the presence of the Minister for the Economy, Investment and Small Business of Malta, Chris Cardona, and Ambassador Gudrun Sräga, an official ceremony to transfer part of the company Piltz Präzisionswerkzeuge Malta to the company Kummerfeldt Sondermaschinenbau took place on the 20th May.
On 29 March, the Hon Christian Schmidt, German Federal Minister for Food and Agriculture visited Malta. He paid a courtesy visit to the Hon Dr José Herrera, Minister for Sustainable Development, the E...
29 March 2017