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!

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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

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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Aug 30, 2016 3:44 PM

Milestone in cooperation reached as Deutsche Bundesbank appoints representative in South Africa

Cooperation between the Deutsche Bundesbank (Bundesbank) and the South African Reserve Bank (SARB) reached a major milestone today when the Bundesbank announced its representative to be based in Pretoria, its first on the African continent.

Aug 30, 2016 8:57 AM

"Berlin: Refuge and Music" - Ahmed Yacoubs Film about Buskers in Berlin

Fascinated by the street art community, CrossCulture Internships Programme alumnus Ahmed Yacoub from Giza (Egypt) took the chance and produced his own video documentary, called "Berlin: Refuge and Music". During his internship with Vice Media (2015), he went on the hunt for new footage every day after work. Watch his strong movie and read some comments about his projects here.

Aug 26, 2016 9:34 AM

Outstanding African personality awarded with Goethe Medal Prize

The Goethe Medal is bestowed on outstanding persons who have done a great service on behalf of nurturing the German language and international cultural exchange. Akinbode Akinbiyi, an artist who intermediates between Germany and Sub-Saharan Africa is one of them.