# Germany

Demonstrators call for the implementation of the World Climate Agreement on 04.11.2017 in Bonn (North Rhine-Westphalia) with a model of the globe with the inscription "Save the climate". The demonstration will take place in the run-up to the World Climate Change Conference, which starts on November 6, 2017 in Bonn.
Demonstrators call for the implementatio […]

World gathers in Bonn to debate progress on Paris Agreement

With the US set to withdraw, and greenhouse gas emissions rising, the Climate Change Conference is running out of time.
French president Emmanuel Macron walks along a corridor in the exposition halls in Hamburg, Germany, 8 July 2017. The two-day G20 summit, a meeting of the leaders of the twenty largest world economies as well as representatives of a variety of international institutions, concludes today. Photo: Bernd von Jutrczenka/dpa
French president Emmanuel Macron walks a […]

Macron calls on Germany to join in bold vision for stronger Europe

French President Emmanuel Macron's speech laid out his vision of a united Europe that would be innovative and take risks.
Federal Chancellor Angela Merkel (CDU)) on 25.09.2017 at the beginning of the CDU board meeting in the CDU headquarters in the Konrad-Adenauer-Haus in Berlin. In Berlin, the leaders of the parties discussed the outcome of the Bundestag election. Photo: Michael Kappeler / dpa
Federal Chancellor Angela Merkel (CDU)) […]

Merkel faces challenge to form new government after far-right success

German chancellor’s centre-right alliance remains largest force in parliament, as far-right Alternative für Deutschland takes 13% of vote in Sunday’s election.
European Union (EU) flags fly outside the headquarters of the European Central Bank (ECB) in Frankfurt am Main, Germany, 7 September 2017. The bank continues to hold the Eurozone interest rate at a record low of zero percent. Photo: Arne Dedert/dpa
European Union (EU) flags fly outside th […]

EU shrugs off calls to end Turkish accession talks

While the German government repeated its plan on Friday to consider freezing or even ending accession talks with Turkey, European Union foreign ministers shrugged off the idea and instead stressed the need for dialogue.
Symbol picture // Three young women in Frankfurt am Main (Hesse) in the main station with a greeting card with the words "Refugees Welcome". Photo: Frank Rumpenhorst/dpa/archive
Symbol picture // Three young women in F […]

How many people have been relocated under the EU relocation scheme?

In addition to EU member states, countries of Norway, Switzerland and Lichtenstein have committed to relocating people. Norway has accepted 1,508 relocated people, Switzerland 1,122 and Lichtenstein 10.