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Here you can find interesting background information on the different aspects of life in Germany as well as reliable and up-to-date data on the country.

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Germany from A to Z

Important topics in a nutshell. Thirty-eight tips for understanding Germany and the Germans.

Facts about Germany

New version of “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.

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News and background information on Germany's diverse culture, sport events, education opportunities, international politics, innovative sciences and creative economy.

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