Welcome to Germany

Information about Germany

You want information about Germany? Maybe you are planning a holiday or would like to stay in Germany for longer to go to school, to study or work - if so, you are in the right place to find out more!

Trends and Perspectives

Migration, the digital revolution, the trend towards sharing rather than owning, and a new relaxed attitude to business: many factors are changing the way people live in Germany. In the “Trends and Perspectives” section of the latest edition of “DE Magazin Deutschland” and on deutschland.de, learn about how current trends are affecting society and life in Germany. You can also read a report about the rediscovery of the German forest, and gain some fascinating insights into the everyday work of deep-sea researcher Antje Boetius.


Current media library on deutschland.de

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Germany on the Net

Welcome to Germany

The Inner Alster Lake in Hamburg

Latest news from Sierra Leone

A new special website is dedicated to showcase the support Germany gives to football projects in South Africa. Germany and South Africa have enjoyed a close partnership for many years. With this in mind, it is no surprise that Germany and South Africa, as consecutive hosts of FIFA Football World Cups, also work closely together in this area.

Working in Germany

Details of the "Green card" initiative for IT specialists and information on the general requirements for working in Germany.

Deutsche Welle

National Anthem of the Federal Republic of Germany

Deutsche Nationalhymne Audio File
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ARD media library

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This video portal enables you to access information programmes broadcast by Erstes Deutsches Fernsehen.