1. Ambassador Jörn Rohde TV Interview with German Ambassador
  2. Franco-German Prize for Human Rights Award Franco-German Prize for Human Rights Award
  3. Green Energy Champion 2017 German Government provides Rs. 1 Million to support a project towards Sri Lanka's green energy future
Ambassador Jörn Rohde

TV Interview with German Ambassador

Click on the link below to check out Ambassador Rohde's interview with TV 1 Biz 1st programme where he expresses his opinions on Sri Lanka's progress in its commitment to human rights, accountability and reconciliation, trade relations between the two countries and many more topics.

Franco-German Prize for Human Rights Award

Franco-German Prize for Human Rights Award

The Franco-German Prize for Human Rights and the Rule of Law was awarded on 11th December 2017 to Ms Shreen Abdul Saroor for her significant engagement in protection of women’s rights, empowerment and reconciliation work between Muslim and Tamil displaced communities. The prize was awarded to her by the Ambassador of France to Sri Lanka and the Maldives, Jean-Marin Schuh, and the German Ambassador, Jörn Rohde, in the presence of Chief Guest Finance Minister Hon. Mangala Samaraweera. Minister of Urban Development, Water Supply and Drainage Hon. Rauf Hakeem and numerous representatives of the Sri Lankan civil society were also present at this event.

Green Energy Champion 2017

German Government provides Rs. 1 Million to support a project towards Sri Lanka's green energy future

Important

The Consular- & Visa Section of the Embassy will be closed from 25th December 2017 until 1st January 2018.

The Embassy remains closed on 25th and 26th December 2017.

Ambassador Jörn Rohde

Interview with Ambassador Jörn Rohde on bilateral relations between Germany and Sri Lanka

On 12th October 2017 TV Channel 'Eye' conducted an interview with Ambassador Jörn Rohde on the bilateral relations between Germany and Sri Lanka.

Ortenburg Bible, German Historical Museum

500th anniversary of the Reformation

Five hundred years ago, on 31 October 1517, legend has it that theology professor Martin Luther nailed his 95 theses to the door of All Saints’ Church in Wittenberg. The posting of these theses in Wittenberg marks the beginning of the Reformation. The far reaching theological, cultural and political consequences of the Reformation make its anniversary in 2017 not only a church affair, but a central global event in cultural history.

Colombo based Embassies concerned over the situation in the Maldives

The Embassies of Canada, France, Germany, Italy, the Netherlands, Norway, Switzerland, the United Kingdom, the United States of America, and the EU Delegation to Sri Lanka and the Maldives are alarmed...

Career-App

"Career Compass Germany" - App for vocational training, studying and working in Germany

Good career opportunities, an international working and learning atmosphere, low unemployment – for people from abroad the German labour market is highly attractive and opens up first-class perspectives. There are highly diverse possibilities for vocational training, studying or working. Those interested can find out about the options and offers available, how to apply, what is important when starting out in Germany and what role the German language plays in the “Career Compass Germany – the app for vocational training, studying and working in Germany”.

Aktionsplan Wirtschaft und Menschenrechte

National Action Plan for Business and Human Rights

The German Government adopted the National Action Plan for Business and Human Rights in its cabinet meeting on Wednesday (21 December). The goal of this Action Plan is to implement the United Nations Guiding Principles on Business and Human Rights.

Human Rights Council

Germany’s human rights policy

Human rights policy is the responsibility of all policymakers in Germany: there can be no “human rights-free zones” either in foreign policy, security policy or in any other policy field.

Student vor WWW auf einer Tafel

Video Archive

Einheits-Guide / Unity Guide Start

Einheits-Guide / Unity Guide

A date with Europe: Open Day 2017 in Foreign Office Start

A date with Europe: Open Day 2017 in Foreign Office

Germany: a nation of cyclists Start

Germany: a nation of cyclists

The art world is focused on Germany – it’s Documenta14 in Kassel Start

The art world is focused on Germany – it’s Documenta14 in Kassel

Lange_Nacht_der_Ideen_2017_4MB_en Start

Lange_Nacht_der_Ideen_2017_4MB_en

The Berlinale Africa Hub   Start

The Berlinale Africa Hub

A lot more than the Berlinale – film in Germany Start

A lot more than the Berlinale – film in Germany

More to come – AArtists in Residence to stay on roof Start

More to come – AArtists in Residence to stay on roof

Cultural Preservation – A Program of the German Foreign Ministry Start

Cultural Preservation – A Program of the German Foreign Ministry

New perspectives: AArtist in residence at the Foreign Office Start

New perspectives: AArtist in residence at the Foreign Office

The German-Chinese Exchange Year for School Pupils and Young People 2016 Start

The German-Chinese Exchange Year for School Pupils and Young People 2016

Moving people – and opening up society Start

Moving people – and opening up society

Moving people – with games Start

Moving people – with games

Moving people – with street football Start

Moving people – with street football

Menschen bewegen – on stilts Start

Menschen bewegen – on stilts

Moving People – with Medical Technology Start

Moving People – with Medical Technology

Menschen bewegen 2016 Start

Menschen bewegen 2016

Neither Boomtown nor Hypezig – just Leipzig Start

Neither Boomtown nor Hypezig – just Leipzig

Germany’s Cross-Cultural Music Scene Start

Germany’s Cross-Cultural Music Scene

My Germany: Undertaker Vildane Uludağ Start

My Germany: Undertaker Vildane Uludağ

My Germany: Poetry Slammer and Writer Sulaiman Masomi Start

My Germany: Poetry Slammer and Writer Sulaiman Masomi

The UN's Bonn Headquarters - the Success Story Continues Start

The UN's Bonn Headquarters - the Success Story Continues

My Germany – Actor Dayan Kodua Start

My Germany – Actor Dayan Kodua

The Humboldt-Forum in the new Berlin Start

The Humboldt-Forum in the new Berlin

German-Israeli Youth Congress 2015: a Video Diary Start

German-Israeli Youth Congress 2015: a Video Diary

2019 - The Bauhaus Centenary Start

2019 - The Bauhaus Centenary

My Germany: „District Mother“ Hanin Krimmling Start

My Germany: „District Mother“ Hanin Krimmling

Happy Birthday! Erasmus Turns 30 Start

Happy Birthday! Erasmus Turns 30

Dual training schemes in Germany - making a successful career start Start

Dual training schemes in Germany - making a successful career start

Dual Training in Germany Start

Dual Training in Germany

Studying as a foreign student in Germany Start

Studying as a foreign student in Germany

What we do: The German Sustainbale Development Strategy Start

What we do: The German Sustainbale Development Strategy

Weather forecast - midday, local time (all data without guarantee)

Colombo:
(19.12.2017)
32 °C

Time and weather in Germany

Berlin:
09:47:40 13 °C
Deutscher Wetterdienst

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