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Welcome to the German Embassy in Harare!

Consular and visa information

You are planning to travel to Germany? As a Zimbabwean citizen, you will need a visa. This website guides you through the application process and allows you to download the application forms and requirements.

WWF and Deutsches Klima-Konsortium (DKK) offer free online course

Climate Change, Risks and Challenges – explained by top climate scientists   In November, about 20,000 politicians, researchers, diplomats and activists will meet at the annual World Climate Conference 2017 in Bonn, Germany to discuss global climate protection. The challenge is how to mitigate climate change and guard against the already existing impacts. However, the responsibility should not be placed solely on politicians, since the international climate diplomacy requires perseverance over years and needs the civil society to build up ambition and momentum.

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Germany’s guidelines for Africa

Which strategy is Germany pursuing with regard to this rapidly changing continent? The Federal Government Policy Guidelines for Africa, developed by the Federal Foreign Office, set out approaches to taking opportunities, tackling risks and overcoming crises.

Alexander von Humboldt

Kosmos Humboldt website - www.kosmos-humboldt.org

Alexander von Humboldt is seen as the last great universal scholar. The first environmental activist, humanist, world traveller and international cosmopolitan. But what is behind the legend?

Germany’s candidacy for a seat on the Security Council in 2019/20

Germany is seeking to become a non-permanent member of the United Nations Security Council. Former Foreign Minister Steinmeier announced the candidacy for 2019/20 in Hamburg on Monday (27 June). The elections are expected to take place at the General Assembly in June 2018.

Donation Sports Equipment

Germany’s International Sports Promotion programme

„The German Embassy in Zimbabwe has donated sports equipment to the “Aces Youth Soccer Academy” in Harare. This donation is part of Germany’s International Sports Promotion programme.”

 

Experience Germany

Refreshed, mobile and highly interactive – deutschland.de has a new face to it Discover topics, find information, view videos, take part in the Germany Quiz and in online voting, interact with others: If you want to understand what makes Germany tick and what Germany is busy talking about, then visit deutschland.de and its social-media channels. The Deutschland portal has a new face: young, refreshed, mobile and highly interactive. www.deutschland.de

Trainingslager der deutschen Frauenfu�ball-Nationalmannschaft

International Coaching Course in Leipzig

As part of the foreign cultural and educational policy of the German Foreign Office, the Sports Science Faculty of Leipzig University organizes postgraduate study courses for coaches and physical education teachers. These 5-month courses take place twice a year and are offered in four alternating specializations and languages (English, Spanish, Arabic and French).

Energy Efficiency Award 2017

Energy Efficiency Award 2017: Companies can apply now

The international energy efficiency competition of the Deutsche Energie-Agentur GmbH (dena) - German Energy Agency has the motto "The Makers of Energy Transition " this year. Private and public companies are invited to submit their projects and concepts by 15 July 2017, which have a special impact on the practical implementation of the energy conversion. You can find all the information you need to enter for free at

youforG20 – deutschland.de is looking for your project

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Does your project support social engagement at the municipal level? Does it help to enhance gender equality? Does it protect the environment or the climate? Does it promote participation on the part of young people or foster social entrepreneurship? Anything that helps to improve people’s lives can be entered into the competition!

 

The best project will win 15,000 euros.

To take part, visit youforg20.deutschland.de/en

A reef knot as the symbol of the G20 summit in Hamburg

Germany’s G20 presidency

Germany will be holding the presidency of the G20 in 2017. The summit of the heads of state and government and representatives of international organisations will be held in Hamburg on 7 and 8 July 2017. A number of G20 ministers’ conferences are scheduled to take place prior to this. The G20 Foreign Ministers met in Bonn on 16 and 17 February 2017. The summit and ministers’ meetings will provide an opportunity to discuss current international challenges and to raise awareness of new issues in international affairs.

Further information is available on the following webpages:

Kinder einer PASCH-Schule entdecken die Welt

Report of birth to obtain German citizenship abroad

Are you a German national? Were you born after 31/12/1999 geboren? Were you born abroad (not in Germany)? Are you expecting a child which will also be born abroad (not in Germany)? If you can affirm all the questions above, then you need to be aware of the following: You must apply for the birth to be registered in the register of births at the competent German registry office before your child's first birthday. The deadline is deemed to have been met if the application is received by the competent German mission abroad within the one-year period. If you fail to do that, then your child will not acquire German nationality through birth if it already has got another nationality.

Regenerative energies in Germany

Environmental Management Courses in Dresden

We would like to inform that, in support of the sustainable development goals of agenda 2030 (SDGs), Technische Universität Dresden is offering a range of environmental management courses in 2016 and 2017. For those who are interested, please

Facts about Germany

“Facts about Germany” – in 19 languages

“Facts about Germany” has everything you need to know about Germany today. How the political system works. The guidelines that define foreign policy. The special characteristics of the economy. What is new in art and culture. The new website features articles, background information, images, charts, films and lots of other modules. Focussing on these and many other topics, besides – in no less than 19 languages. On top of which, all the “Facts” (incl. the new book for young adults in 9 languages) can be downloaded as an e-paper.

Logo Germany Trade and Invest (GTAI)

Germany Trade & Invest (GTAI)

Germany Trade & Invest (GTAI) is the economic development agency of the Federal Republic of Germany. With more than 50 offices in Germany and abroad and its network of partners throughout the world, GTAI supports German companies setting up in foreign markets, promotes Germany as a business location and assists foreign companies setting up in Germany.

Time and weather in Germany

Berlin:
23:03:46 15 °C
Deutscher Wetterdienst

Appointment System for Visa and Passport Applications

VIS - Visa Information System

Please click on the link below to book your appointment!

Opening hours and contact details for the German Embassy in Harare

Official opening times and contact details

Monday
07:30 - 17:00 hrs
Tuesday-Thursday
07:30 - 16:20 hrs
Friday
07:30 - 15:00 hrs
Address

30 Ceres Road 

Avondale 

Harare

Phone:
+263-4-308655
Mobile:
+263-772 568 343 (No visa enquiries! Please note that this number should only be called in emergency situations of a German citizen!)
Fax:
+263-4-303455 or +49-30-181767206

Visa and Consular Section

Time (Monday-Friday)
09.00-11.00 hrs
Visa applications - by appointment
11.00-11.30 hrs
Passport applications - by appointment
Time (Monday-Thursday)
14.00-15.00 hrs
Passport collection, legalisations etc. - WITHOUT APPOINTMENT
14.00-16.00 hrs
Telephone hours
Appointments for groups from 7 persons only by telephone

Phone:
+263-4-308655 (14-16 hrs only Monday-Thursday)
Fax:
+263-4-303455 or +4930 1817 67206

The Federal Minister of Foreign Affairs

Sigmar Gabriel

Sigmar Gabriel