1. five Ball in Germany colours International Sports Promotion by the Federal Foreign Office
  2. Zugspitze, at 2,962 m (9,718 ft) the highest mountain in Germany Welcome to the German Embassy Port of Spain, Trinidad and Tobago
  3. Windräder einer Windkraftanlage sind bei Bornstedt in der Nähe von Magdeburg... The Energiewende moves forward: the German Government sets out the parameters for energy and climate policy over the next few years
five Ball in Germany colours

International Sports Promotion by the Federal Foreign Office

Recently the German Embassy has received a selection of balls that we will distribute in the countries of our jurisdiction.

Zugspitze, at 2,962 m (9,718 ft) the highest mountain in Germany

Welcome to the German Embassy Port of Spain, Trinidad and Tobago

We strive to provide you with all sorts of information you may be looking for. Please make use of the contact option to let us know your comments, suggestions and concerns.

Windräder einer Windkraftanlage sind bei Bornstedt in der Nähe von Magdeburg...

The Energiewende moves forward: the German Government sets out the parameters for energy and climate policy over the next few years

Germany wants to increase the percentage of its electricity supply that comes from solar, wind and other renewable energy sources to between 40 and 45 percent by 2025 and then to between 55 and 60 percent by 2035. By the same token, this should enable CO2 emissions to be reduced by 40 percent by 2020.

Ambassador Görgens at the drum set

Donation of musical intruments to the UTT - NAPA

After many months of preparation Ambassador Görgens was able to present a donation of musical instruments and other materials like a conductors desk and strings to the National Academy of the Performi...

from left: Trevor Fung, Vice Chairperson, Mrs. Vindra Amar, Chairperson, both (TTRCCC), Ambassador Lutz Görgens, Vice-Ambassador Michael

Childrens' Climate Carnival 2016

After the great success of the Climate Change competition in the Childrens' Carnival 2015 the Embassy was able to team up with the Red Cross to get once more involved in raising awareness for this iss...

Logo of the EU Presidency of The Netherlands

The Netherlands assumes EU Presidency

The Netherlands will hold the Presidency of the European Union in the first half of 2016. You'll find in depth coverage on the website of the Presidency.

Modern Dance training camp in Costa Rica

Dance training camp in Costa Rica

The Goethe Institute (German Cultural Center) with its base in Mexico City organised a training camp for modern dance in Costa Rica for dancers and choreographers from the region. The camp early Decem...

International sport promotion of the Federal Foreign Office - Logo

People on the move - Overcoming Borders

With fairness, tolerance and peaceful competition as its backbone, sport is a popular way to promote international understanding. As a peace policy instrument, the promotion of sport thus helps bolste...

from left: David Osborne, Ambassador Lutz Görgens Governor Elizabeth Carriere, Premier Donaldson Romeo, Vice Premier Delmaude Ryan

Ambassador Görgens hands over his credential

Ambassador Lutz Görgens presented his credentials to Her Excellency the Governor, Elizabeth Carriere and the Honourable Premier, Donaldson Romeo.

Food-Grade water from the tap

Climate change and its global impacts

Shifting weather patterns and shortfall of rain is one effect attributed to climate change. To adapt to this phenomenon the "German Corporation for International Cooperation" (GIZ) worked closely with...

Conference 2015 for Honorary Consuls and persons of trust

Honorary Consuls and persons of trust came from eleven different Caribbean islands to Port-of-Spain

On the 16th and 17th of November 2015 the Honorary Consuls and persons of trust came from eleven different Caribbean islands to Port-of-Spain for a two day training session.

The new sink at the Cadrona home for the Aged. from left: Mrs. Margit Biebel-Potgieter and Mrs. Vieann Persue

Improving the living conditions of senior citizens

One small step at a time... In October 2015 the Embassy was able to support the Cadrona Home for the Aged in Grenada in their quest to improve the working conditions for their staff and more import...

from left: Ambassador Eric de la Moussaye of France´,Dominica’s Foreign Minister Francine Baron, Ambassador Lutz H. Görgens of Germany

Ambassadors of Germany and France celebrate Dominica’s Independence Day

On Dominica’s 37th Independence Day, November 3rd 2015, Ambassadors Lutz H. Görgens of Germany and Eric de la Moussaye of France met in Roseau with Dominica’s Foreign Minister Francine Baron. They pre...

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A documentary about the Caribbean by Deutsche Welle

The German TV station, Deutsche Welle, visited the Caribbean to have a closer look at the biodiversity and coral reefs in the region.

The booth of the German Embassy at the College Fair 2015

German Embassy at the College Fair 2015

The Embassy was represented at the College Fair 2015 in Trinidad and Tobago. During the two day event interested students, parents and teachers had the opportunity to find out more about studying in Germany.

Ambassador Görgens during his address

25 Years of German unity

To mark the special occasion Ambassador Görgens Celebrating traveled to Suriname on October 3rd, 2015. He was not only able to welcome selected guests to a reception but also to open the evening with ...

Federal Foreign Minister Frank Walter Steinmeier

Dr Frank-Walter Steinmeier, Federal Minister for Foreign Affairs

Minister Steinmeiers address on the occassion of the 25th Anniversary of German Unity. Link

Dagmar Hartmann (grand piano) and Reinhard Armleder (cello) during the concert

A classical concert in Barbados

The German Embassy is proud to have been able to organize an evening of classical music in the Walcott Warner Theatre, UWI (Cave Hill Campus) in Barbados. The Karlsruher Concert Duo (cello and piano) from Germany performed Beethoven, Strauss and others on September 29th 2015 at 7 pm.

During the stakeholder meeting, Hon. Siegfried Wolff in the first row, 3rd from the right

Youth in action for mangrove Part 2 (2015)

“Youth in action for Mangroves”, a project in Suriname sponsored by the Embassy, held several meetings with the local community and other groups in September trying to involve them in the mangrove reh...

Time and weather in Germany

Berlin:
23:49:22 7 °C
Deutscher Wetterdienst

Book an Appointment with the German Embassy Port of Spain

Terminvergabe

Please note that you must book an appointment for visa and passport services offered at the German Embassy Port of Spain.

Germany will assume the Chairmanship of the Organization for Security and Co-operation in Europe (OSCE) in January 2016 for a one year term

The logo of the German OSCE Chairmanship in 2016

The German Government’s motto for the year is “renewing dialogue, rebuilding trust, restoring security”. The Government will thus seek to strengthen OSCE instruments and institutions, promote dialogue among the participating States and thereby rebuild trust in Europe.
Further information is available on the following websites:

Refugee crisis - what German foreign policy is doing

Distributing aid to refugees in Erbil

Dealing with the worldwide refugee crisis is an international challenge. Combating the causes of flight and raising awareness in countries of origin ‑ these are the priorities of German foreign policy.

Cultural events of the Embassy

Cultural mailing list

The Embassy thrives to keep you up to date with everything German! We organise concerts, exhibitions, competitions and more. Would you like to receive information on these events? Please register for ...

"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”.

International Coaching Courses at the University of Leipzig

Tabel tennis

Every year, on behalf of the Foreign Office of the Federal Republic of Germany, in cooperation with the Sports Science Faculty of the University of Leipzig, the university organizes several Internatio...

German News Service - Discover Germany firsthand

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The German News Service is a free news wire of the Deutsche Welle in cooperation with the German Press Agency (dpa) especially for media representatives as well as for everyone who is interested in Germany and wants to know more about German lifestyle, business and culture.

Working, training and studying in Germany

Studierende mit Laptop

Germany is an attractive immigration destination. This country is open to qualified professionals, students and researchers moving here from all over the world. 

“Auswärtiges Amt – Auslandsvertretungen weltweit”: the app for finding German missions abroad on all standard mobile devices

App Auswärtiges AMt

Its interactive and informative app provides quick, easy access to the latest information from the FFO.  

Renewable Energy in Germany

Energy mix in Germany 2014

Recent analysis show that renewable energy is currently producing nearly half of Germanys energy needs. Data provided by the Fraunhofer Institute for Solar Energy Systems (ISE) show the latest figures...

Alumni Germany

Alumniportal Deutschland

Almuniportal Deutschland, the social online network for people from all over the world who have studied, researched, worked or completed a course of advanced training in Germany, is expecting its 100.000 member to sign up in a few days. Read more in the following summary or on the Alumniportal