Heidelberg Castle in the evening light

18 April, International Day for Monuments and Sites

The aim of the International Day for Monuments and Sites is to encourage local communities and individuals throughout the world to consider the importance of cultural heritage to their lives, identities and communities, and to promote awareness of its diversity and vulnerability and the efforts required to protect and conserve it.

(Copyright: UNESCO)

European Film Festival 2014

18th European Film Festival (EFF)

From 14th till 27th of May 2014 movie lovers in Trinidad and Tobago will enjoy the 18th European Film Festival held in this prestigious nation. 26 movies from various european nations (4 of which from...

Biogas workshops

Workshop on the suitability of Biogas Technology and Renewable Energy Systems

The German Embassy in Trinidad and Tobago is proud to sponsor a series of workshops on biogas technology and renewable energy systems. The workshops take place in the month of April 2014 in The Univer...

Handing over of the A-Level certificate

Trainer receives A-Level Certificate

2013 Sowerby Gomes participated successfully at an A-Level training camp of DFB (German Football Federation). During his visit to Antigua and Barbuda Ambassador Schlüter in November 2013 he presented ...

eLibrary - borrow digital material in german language

eLibrary - borrow digital material in german language

This service allows you to borrow digital materials, such as eBooks, eAudio books and electronic newspapers by downloading them to your computer or e-reader. There is no need to return the borrowed it...

Saint Lucia Hotel Tourism Association (SLHTA) receives donation

Donation of sports equipment in St. Lucia

On February 13th, 2014 the Saint Lucia Hotel Tourism Association (SLHTA) received a donation worth 5,000 Euro. Thanks to the donation of the German Federal Government 80 pairs of football boots, 20 fo...

Meeting of the German Honorary Consuls and Persons of Trust

High-Ranking German Diplomat Visits the Caribbean, meets Honorary Consuls in Trinidad

On the 10th and 11th of January 2014, eleven German Honorary Consuls, persons of trust and their staff members met in Trinidad and Tobago. The Honorary Consuls and persons of trust met for in-depth tr...

SORTS - Foundation for Development through Radio & Television in Suriname

SORTS - Foundation for Development through Radio & Television in Suriname

SORTS (Stichting Ontwikkeling Radio en Televisie - Foundation for Development through Radio & Television in Suriname) is an organization that was established in 1994 to support the Schoolradio & Telev...

Double Tax Treaty Negotiations

Double Tax Treaty between Germany and Trinidad and Tobago

A delegation of the Rebublic of Germany has been in Trinidad and Tobago from 13th till 21st of January 2014 to re-negotiate the 40 odd year Double Taxation Treaty. Negotiations will continue in the ne...

ABS Capacity Development Initiative

Workshop on the Nagoya Protocol to the Convention on Biological Diversity (CBD)

A workshop to raise awareness in matters of the Nagoya Protocol and ABS principles amongst the indigenous communities and with the aim to contribute to an early ratification and comprehensive implementation of the Nagoya Protocol in Guyana.

Environment Tobago

Environment Tobago and the German Embassy

Find out more about the new project funded by the Climate Change Fund of the German Government

Caribbean Aqua-Terrestrial Solutions (CATS) program

Caribbean Aqua-Terrestrial Solutions (CATS) program

An umbrella program for two independent subjects: "Adaptation of Rural Economies and Natural Resources to Climate Change”, and “Management of Coastal Resources and Conservation of Marine Biodiversity”

Pointe-a-Pierre Wild Fowl Trust

The Wild Fowl Trust

A long trusted partner of the German Embassy in Trinidad and Tobago in raising awareness of the effects of climate change.

Inter Press Service - Logo

The Caribbean Climate Wire is an initiative of Caribbean Aqua-Terrestrial Solutions (CATS)

Monday, November 18th, 2013, the  Inter Press Services (IPS) News Agency launched the Caribbean Climate Wire. The overall goals of the Caribbean Climate Wire are to generate greater awareness about: ...

Vieux Fort & Dennery Water Supply Redevelopment Project in St. Lucia

Vieux Fort & Dennery Water Supply Redevelopment Project in St. Lucia

The joint projects are of crucial importance to improve the water supplies to the East and the South of St. Lucia.

Visit of a Caribbean Delegation

Energy, Climate and the Environment – Perspectives for the Future

In focus during a trip organised by the German Foreign Office for participants from the Carribean.

The First World War

Gedenkjahr 2014 - 1. Weltkrieg

A flood of books is the first herald of a special period of commemoration: since the beginning of 2013, more than 110 books dealing with World War One (1914-1918) have been published or announced. Aus...

Training for International Diplomats

7th Executive Seminar for Diplomats from Latin America and the Caribbean

Germany’s foreign policy is a policy for peace. All over the world we seek to promote democracy and human rights.

Germany in Europe

Chancellor Merkel in Brussels

European policy affects a host of fields for which various ministries in Germany are responsible. To ensure the Federal Government presents a unified stance, there are various coordination mechanisms. 

European Member States Missions in Trinidad and Tobago

European Head of Missions

   In Trinidad and Tobago, five EU-Member States and the EU-Delegation to Trinidad and Tobago are represented with a permanent mission, notably the French Republic, the Federal Republic of Germany, t...

The “Make it in Germany” website welcomes skilled professionals to Germany!

Make it in germany

“Make it in Germany!” Take a look at our website to see how skilled professionals like yourself can come to live and work in Germany. German firms are facing a genuine skills shortage that is expected to continue into the future. The German Government has therefore set up this website to help business and industry find the specialists they need. Welcome to Germany!

Germany Trade & Invest - GTAI

Germany Trade & Invest - GTAI

Find out more about the economic development in Germany and the latest figures and analysis assembled and evaluated by GTAI