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Submit your photo by 28 April

DAAD Photo Contest

In honor of the 30th anniversary of the fall of the Berlin Wall, the DAAD invites you to think about the concept of falling walls and crossing borders. Show how you went #BeyondBordersBeyondYourself and win a round trip airfare to Germany! 

Newsletter Research in Germany

Area studies

Experts in area studies view the individual regions of the world within their specific linguistic, cultural, historical and other contexts – which is precisely what a globalised world needs. Discover more and learn about current funding programmes.

Freedom is our system. Together for science

"Arts and sciences, research and teaching shall be free. ," says Article 5 of the German Basic Law, which came into force 70 years ago. German science takes the anniversary as an opportunity to debate the opportunities, responsibilities and threats to this freedom.

Read and listen


Cherrypicker provides information about German-language new releases and news from the book and media world. It presents current books and audio books from the field of fiction and non-fiction as well as music CDs. 

Apply to WFP Innovation Accelerator

Do you have a great idea?

The Innovation Accelerator of the World Food Programme in Munich identifies, nurtures and scales bold solutions to hunger globally. We support WFP innovators and external start-ups and companies through financial support, access to a network of experts and a global field reach.