Straßencafe Unter den Linden Berlin

Sidewalkcafé Unter den Linden, Berlin

On this Website you will find information on Germany, German-Cameroon relations and the activities of the Embassy. Furthermore, we answer consular and travel-related questions. For further information please follow the links to the Websites of the German Foreign Office in Berlin and to other German institutions.

Enjoy discovering the many facets of the close relations between Cameroon and Germany in the political, economic and cultural field!

Grünes Logo des Goethe-Instituts

Final of the International German Olympics held in the Weltsaal at the Federal Foreign Office

For two weeks, the participants have been bravely battling their way through adjective declensions and nominal constructions – but above all, they have proved their intercultural skills and made friends from all over the world. A ceremony was held at the Federal Foreign Office on Friday (29 July 2016) to pay tribute to the participants and winners of this year’s International German Olympics.

Official introduction of Ambassador Dr. Hans-Dieter Stell at the German Residency

Official introduction of Ambassador Dr. Hans-Dieter Stell at the German Residency

On Friday July 08, 2016, the new Ambassador of the Federal Republic of Germany in Yaounde, His Excellency Dr. Hans-Dieter Stell and his wife Christiane were introduced to invited guests during a reception given in their honor at the German residency.

European refugee crisis 2016


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Opening of an international symposium and Humboldt course of lectures at the Universtiy of Yaounde I

Opening of an international symposium and Humboldt course of lectures at the University of Yaounde I

On April 5, 2016 the Chargé d’Affaires a.i. at the German Embassy in Yaounde, Mr. Lars Gerrit Leymann and the deputy rector of the University of Yaounde I took part in the opening ceremony of an inter...

IRIC students visit the German Embassy

A group of IRIC students visit the German Embassy

On 15 March 2016, Jonas Wiesenecker, Attaché for Cultural and Protocol Affairs, Anela Lupin, Assistant Attaché in the Ambassador’s Office, and André Tsafack, Office Assistant in the Press and Public Relations Section at the Embassy, welcomed a delegation form IRIC, Cameroon’s Institute of International Relations. The delegation was headed by Dr. Nériste Germaine Mendo Ze.

Reception of DAAD-scholarship recipients

Reception of DAAD scholarship holders

On 30 March 2016, Chargé d'Affaires Lars Leymann and Mrs Katrin Leymann hosted a farewell reception for Cameroonian recipients of DAAD postgraduate scholarships. The young academics will pursue their doctoral projects at German universities.

Signing of Agreement with WOMED

Support for a project for the promotion of women’s rights

On Wednesday 9 March, 2016 the Deputy Chief of Mission at the German Embassy, Lars Leymann and Ms. Vanessa Kadjo, project manager of the women’s rights organization “Women on the move for equal development (WOMED) signed a project financial agreement of 3.420.000 FCFA (5.215 EUR).

Visit of  a group of students from Syke and CAY

Students from Gymnasium Syke and Collège Adventiste de Yaounde visit the embassy

A group of students from Germany (Gymnasium Syke) and Cameroon (Collège Adventiste de Yaoundé) paid a visit to the Embassy of Germany in Yaounde on 26 February 2016. The 32 Cameroonian and German students participate, together with their teachers, in a successfully working students’ exchange between their schools.

The Ambassador

Ambassador Dr. Hans-Dieter Stell

Dr. Hans-Dieter Stell, Ambassador of the Federal Republic of Germany in Cameroon and the Central African Republic

Call for applications for Coaching Courses in SPORTS FOR FOOTBALL and CONDITIONING COACH at the University of Leipzig


The Embassy of the Federal Republic of Germany is currently receiving applications from candidates interested  in International Coaching Courses for SPORTS CONDITIONING COACH (in English) and FOOTBALL (in French).

The consular district of the German Embassy Yaoundé

The consular district of the German Embassy Yaoundé includes also the Central African Republic.

Picture Gallery of Frank-Walter Steinmeier

Career: English Teacher

English Teachers are in demand in Germany.  Interested in looking into a career as a teacher?  This month at Young Germany we will give you step-by-step instructions on how to get the job, take you through the day of a freelance English teacher, and talk to a teacher who works at an international school.

Africa and Germany

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Sep 23, 2016 1:22 PM

German Universities unite to provide more support for threatened researchers

Many researchers worldwide are at risk, because their research is restricted or they are subject to persecution. The global Scholars at Risk Network supports them with over 400 higher education institutions in 40 countries. In Germany, the Alexander von Humboldt Foundation will host the secretariat of the German Section until March 2019.

Sep 23, 2016 1:22 PM

German support for UN peace missions via the German Agency for Technical Relief

High-ranking representatives from nearly 80 countries met in London on September 7 and 8 to discuss strategies for strengthening United Nations (UN) peace missions. A key topic at the meeting was ways and means to improve the efficiency and responsiveness of the UN peace missions. Germany has offered technical and logistical support via the German Agency for Technical Relief.

Sep 23, 2016 1:22 PM

'Mali Blues' premieres in Germany

Mali Blues, a documentary produced by Lutz Grégor is screened in three different cities in Germany. Mali Blues is a musical and cultural journey through the Malian crisis, as the artists Fatoumata Diawara, Master Soumy and Bassekou Kouyaté tell the story of their country and speak about the role of music in these troubled times.