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Mailing Address

DAAD Information Point

PO Box 32539

Addis Ababa

Ethiopia

 

 

e-mail

info@daad-ethiopia.org

 

Office

International Leadership Institute (near the Egyptian Embassy) 

Room 504

Sedist Kilo 

Telephone 

+251 (0) 942 134 421



Are you interested in studying in Germany and need information?

Then we are planning to start an online virtual consultation soon and we need your contact.

Since its foundation, the DAAD has repeatedly adapted to new conditions. Following our motto "change by exchange", we want to actively participate in shaping the changes.

Due to the Coronavirus, we couldn’t provide through the usual individual consultation and we planned online virtual consultation to disseminate information.

Despite the difficult circumstances in the current COVID19 pandemic, we remain committed to serving potential students of German universities, our scholarship holders, alumni, and partners.

We are requiring your email and telephone number so that we can send you any updates regarding the consultation.

We would also be grateful if you could include details of your educational background and which program are you looking for? Inbox us your answers or reply to this email info@daad-ethiopia.org.

For any questions, feel free to write to this email, and we will promptly answer.


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The DAAD will be organizing the conference "Moving target digitalization: re-thinking global exchange in higher education and would be honoured to welcome you at #MovingTarget2020.

On 5 - 6 October 2020, the German Academic Exchange Service invites the international and German higher education community to the virtual conference "Moving target digitalisation: re-thinking global exchange in higher education".

The conference addresses Collaboration, Cooperation and Partnerships, Mobility and Exchange, Administrating Internationalisation Digitally, Attractiveness of HEIs in a Global Knowledge Society, and Knowledge Transfer.

The deadline for submitting contributions is 15.08.2020

To keep informed, follow us on Twitter #MovingTarget2020 #DAADdigital and visit our conference website:

https://www.daad.de/en/the-daad/what-we-do/moving-target/

If you have any further questions get in touch with our conference team via movingtarget@daad.de.

We are looking forward to your contributions and to (re-)thinking global exchange together with you!

If you have any further questions get in touch with our conference team via movingtarget@daad.de

 


Deutsch als Fremdsprache: In Afrika und Asien lernen immer mehr Menschen Deutsch

Das Interesse an der deutschen Sprache bleibt weiterhin ungebrochen: Wie die Erhebung „Deutsch als Fremdsprache weltweit“ zeigt, lernen weltweit mehr als 15,4 Millionen Menschen Deutsch Das Interesse an der deutschen Sprache bleibt weiterhin ungebrochen: Wie die Erhebung „Deutsch als Fremdsprache weltweit“ zeigt, lernen weltweit mehr als 15,4 Millionen Menschen Deutsch. Die Instrumente zur Förderung von Deutsch als Fremdsprache zeigen nachhaltige Wirkung. Nach wie vor gibt es in Europa die meisten Deutschlernenden, aber insbesondere in Afrika und Asien gewinnt Deutsch an Bedeutung. Die Zahl der Schulen, die Deutschunterricht anbieten, ist von 95.000 im Jahr 2015 auf rund 106.000 Schulen gewachsen. Die sprachliche Qualifizierung von Fachkräften aus dem Ausland spielt in der DeutschFörderung eine zunehmend wichtigere Rolle. Digitale Lernangebote erfreuen sich wachsender Beliebtheit.

Außerhalb Europas fällt ein außerordentlich hohes Wachstum von fast 50 % in Afrika auf. Zu den afrikanischen Ländern, in denen die Zahl der Deutschlernenden gestiegen ist, gehören Ägypten, Algerien und Côte d'Ivoire. Ein weiterer wichtiger Wachstumsmarkt der deutschen Sprache liegt in Asien, vor allem in China.

Weltweite Verteilung der Deutschlernenden nach Regionen


Afrika: 1.639.634
Nord-/Süd-/ Mittelamerika:
812.225
Asien/Ozeanien: 1.773.750
Europa/
Russische Föderation:
11.227.913

Die Publikation der Erhebung finden Sie unter:

 

https://www.auswaertiges-amt.de/de/aussenpolitik/themen/kulturdialog/-/2346768


www.goethe.de/dafweltweit/2020


Corona Virus

Information on Corona in East Africa

The corona pandemic is particularly hard on Africa. The WHO expects the crisis to peak in July and August. Health systems in many African countries are about to collapse in the middle of the COVID 19 pandemic. All countries in East Africa are in the lockdown, there are curfews, mask requirements, travel restrictions, border closings and international passenger air traffic has ceased.

You can find more (German):


Dear all,

You can watch the Corona Statement of the DAAD President Joybrato Mukherjee here


Corona Virus

Information on Effects on the Work of the DAAD

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The DAAD continuously monitors developments in the field of coronavirus and flexibly adapts its activities to changing situations. We are in close contact with our funding recipients and university partners. Current effects on the fields of action of the DAAD can be followed here.

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Application period for Green Talents award 2020

Now open

Every year, the German Federal Ministry of Education and Research (BMBF) hosts the prestigious Green Talents – International Forum for High Potentials in Sustainable Development to promote the international exchange of innovative green ideas from various fields of research. The award, under the patronage of Minister Anja Karliczek, honours young researchers each year. The winners come from numerous countries and scientific disciplines and are recognised for their outstanding achievements in making our societies more sustainable. Selected by a jury of German experts, the award winners are granted unique access to the country’s research elite.

Applications are welcome through the portal until 19 May 2020 :

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Call for Applications for Master Course in German Studies at the University of Nairobi.

Requirements: 

  • Graduates with Bachelor degree in German or German as a Foreign Language (DaF), with at least Second Class Upper Division Honours
  • must be nationals or permanent residents of a sub-Saharan African country
  • have completed their last university degree not more than 6 years ago at the time of application
  • Admission to the Masters programme at the UoN

Language skills - German Language Certificate(B2 level)

more info

Deadline for applications is 15 April 2020.


Currently, the DAAD Information Point Adds Ababa cannot provide information through the usual individual consultation

(Wedensday & Thursday  from 2:00 to 4:00 pm and Friday  from 11:00am to 1:00 pm) because of the measure taken to keep our staff and information seekers safe from the coronavirus. The provision of information on the study and research opportunities in Germany and other DAAD Programs will continue through our website and Facebook account. Please use the following links to obtain detailed information on application requirements and procedures.

http://www.daad-ethiopia.org/en/

https://www.study-in-germany.de/en/

https://www2.daad.de/deutschland/stipendium/datenbank/en/21148-scholarship-database/

You can also send us your request to our email account:  info@daad-ethiopia.org

Thanks for your understanding!

DAAD IP Team’’


Free online course: How to apply for a PhD in Germany

Register now for our free online course on how to apply for a PhD in Germany. You will learn more about how to write a good application, the characteristics of the German research landscape and many other useful topics.

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Corona Virus



Information on Corona in East Africa

The corona pandemic is particularly hard on Africa. The WHO expects the crisis to peak in July and August. Health systems in many African countries are about to collapse in the middle of the Covid 19 pandemic.

You can find more(German):https://www2.daad.de/der-daad/daad-aktuell/de/76821-corona-in-ostafrika/