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Mar 20, 2017 | Deutscher Fußball Botschafter e.V.
Dec 23, 2016 | German Embassy Pretoria
May 22, 2017
| Deutscher Fußball Botschafter e.V.
Football ambassadors shape Germany’s image all over the world. German footballers and trainers actively bridge borders. On May 18, there was an award ceremony for the winners of the “German Football Ambassador." Horst Kriete, who was a technical advisor to the South African Football Association SAFA from 1997-2002, won this prestigious award.
Award ceremony: German Football Ambassador 2017
Apr 24, 2017
| Goethe-Institut South Africa
The European Film Festival is back for the 4th time at Cinema Nouveau theatres in Johannesburg, Pretoria and Durban from May 5 - 14. Each European film reflects the skills and take on the world of filmmakers who are not limited by national borders. The line-up of films represents 12 countries, including Germany's official entry into the category Best Foreign Film 2017.
Fourth European Film Festival in South African cities
Jan 20, 2017
| GIC Africa
Denis Papa Danso Weidlich was born in Germany to Ghanaian parents. Before the kick-off of the current PSL season he moved from Germany to South Africa to defend for Maritzburg United. The GIC Africa did an exclusive interview with the 30-year-old about his experiences in Mzansi.
Interview with German-African footballer in South Africa
Jan 6, 2017
More than 130 school principals have been meeting on January 4 at the German Foreign Office in Berlin. Their schools do not just ensure that children all over the world can be taught in German. In fact, from Chile to Windhoek, German and local children can together complete their university entrance qualification, the Abitur ‑ an encounter that stays with them for life.
Conference of German Schools Abroad
Dec 23, 2016
| German Embassy Pretoria
On December 19, German Ambassador Walter Lindner featured in a music video shoot for the new single "Sand Castles." The single is a collaboration between South African newcomer, DJ Sir LSG and South African singer and songwriter Ayanda Jiya.
Music video shoot with Ambassador Lindner and #KhombiSA