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!

Federal President Joachim Gauck

Message from Federal President Joachim Gauck to Germans living abroad for the 2016 Day of German Unity

On the Day of German Unity we remember all that we have achieved in the last few years of our history. We celebrate the desire for freedom voiced by the people in Leipzig, Plauen, Berlin and many other towns and cities in the GDR.

Message from Dr Frank-Walter Steinmeier, Federal Minister for Foreign Affairs, on the occasion of the Day of German Unity, 3 October 2016

The fall of the Berlin Wall, the reunification of Germany and the overcoming of the division of Europe into East and West: without a doubt, these events marked a historic watershed whose impact stretched far beyond Germany’s borders.

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


#RumoursAboutGermany Beware: Human traffickers are not reliable source of information about living conditions in Europe. They are criminals. Human traffickers deliberately spread rumours and false ...

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

Celebration on the 26th edition of the Day of German Unity in Yaounde and Douala

26. Tag der deutschen Einheit 2016 in Jaunde und Duala

On October 3, 2016, Ambassador Hans-Dieter Stell and his wife Christiane celebrated the 26th edition of the Day of German Unity at Hotel Hilton in Yaounde with personalities from the political and bus...

Call for applications for Coaching Courses in SPORTS FOR ATHLETICS at the Academy for foreign Coaches of the DLV-German Athletics Association


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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Oct 20, 2016 9:56 AM

DW Akademie opens office in Accra

With a new office in Ghana, DW Akademie is reinforcing its focus on freedom of information, citizen journalism and social participation in the west African country.

Oct 19, 2016 4:18 PM

Running for the rhinos

South African rangers ran the Berlin Marathon to raise awareness of the hard work they do.

Oct 18, 2016 4:39 PM

A sustainable mobility roadmap for Namibia’s capital

The City of Windhoek is upgrading its local public transport infrastructure through the 'Move windhoek' initiative. For the first time, the city has a road map to guide its initial steps towards sustainable urban mobility.