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G20 Meeting of Agriculture Ministers and Global Forum for Food and Agriculture (GFFA) in Berlin

Jan 25, 2017 | German Embassy Pretoria
Group photo G-20 Agriculture Ministers 2017

South African Minister of Agriculture Zokwana attended the G20 Agriculture Ministers meeting and the 9th Berlin Agriculture Ministers' Conference the Global Forum for Food and Agriculture (GFFA) in Berlin. The German Minister of Agriculture has invited his fellow agriculture ministers to Berlin on January 22. The G20 Meeting of Agriculture Ministers was the first ministerial meeting under the German G20 Presidency.

German Research Vessel Day in Cape Town

Dec 22, 2016 | German Embassy Pretoria
Ambassador Lindner with Captain Wunderlich of the POLARSTERN

On December 13, Cape Town Harbour was host to a very rare occasion: the two German research vessels POLARSTERN and METEOR simultaneously anchored at its piers. The stop-over is generally used to prepare for the missions ahead and to exchange research crews but this time was complemented by an entire “German Research Vessels Colloquium and Open Ship Day” that drew many distinguished guests to the Mother City.

Heid Hetzer's visit to Cape Town

Sep 26, 2016 | German Consulate General Cape Town
Visit Heidi Hetzer in Cape Town

The staff in the consular section of the German Consulate General were caught by surprise when an unusual customer sat down at the passport counter. Heidi Hetzer, a 79 year old entrepreneur from Berlin and  well-known rally driver paid a visit before starting  the final stage of her trip around the world.  For the last two and a half years she has been traversing Europe, Asia, Australia, North and South America with her vintage Great Hudson built in 1930.

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