150th anniversary of the arrival of Norwegian missionaries in Madagascar: October 28, 2017 "Lovasoa Antsirabe Center"

The celebration in Antsirabe of the 150th anniversary of Norwegian missionaries ‘arrival to Madagascar saw the participation of more than 120 Norwegians, representatives of the Embassy of Madagascar in Germany, the Chargé d'Affaires ai, accompanied by her husband and an Advisor, as well as representatives of the State, religious and political figures, as well as those of the civil society of Madagascar. Read more…

Celebration of the German Unity Day on October 03rd, 2017 in Mainz

At the center of the celebration of German reunification, the Federal President and the Chancellor, 1,200 guests, including Heads of diplomatic missions, were invited to attend this ceremony which took place this year in Mainz, the Capital of the Rhineland region -Palatinate. Read more…

Mission to Stockholm and Copenhagen from 18 to 22 September 2017:

In the framework of a first contact with the Ministries of Foreign Affairs of Sweden and Denmark, as well as the international institutions operating for Madagascar, two representatives of the Embassy of Madagascar made a mission in the Nordic countries from September 18 to 22, 2017. Read more...

The celebration of the 57th Anniversary of the Independence of the Republic of Madagascar under the sign of optimism, strengthening friendship and cooperation between Germany and Madagascar:

Saturday, June 24 was a busy celebration of the Independence Day for the Embassy of the Republic of Madagascar in Falkensee.

- from 10 am to 4 pm took place open-door cultural and economic promotion activities. Read more...

Visit of the delegation led by the President of the Republic of Madagascar and his Spouse in Berlin from Wednesday 31 May to Friday 02 June 2017

Honoring the invitation of the President of the German Federal Parliament Pr Dr. Norbert Lammert at the 22nd International Prayer Gathering for Parliamentarians in Berlin, President of the Republic of Madagascar, Hery RAJAONARIMAMPIANINA and his spouse, made their first visit to Berlin-Germany from Wednesday 31 May to Friday 02 June 2017. Read more...

Austria, 02 February 2017: New Year's Greetings ceremony

The Embassy of Madagascar in Germany, also accredited in Austria, represented by the Chargé d'Affaires a.i honored the invitation of the 9th Federal President, His Excellency Dr. Alexander Van Der Bellen, on the occasion of the New Year's Greetings ceremony addressed to the Diplomatic Corps, in Vienna, Bellariator der Hofburg.

Reception for Diplomatic Corps hosted by Chancellor Angela Merkel on July 11 at Schloss Meseberg Castle

The Embassy of Madagascar, represented by the Head of mission, has responded to the reception hosted by German Chancellor Dr Angela Merkel to the Diplomatic Corps in Berlin at the Schloss Meseberg, in order to mark the summer season.

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56th anniversary of the Independence of Madagascar June 25, 2016

The celebration of the 56th anniversary of the Independence of Madagascar was jointly organized by the Embassy and the Malagasy community in Germany in the evening of June 25 in Berlin. The Honorary Consul of Düsseldorf, and the responsible of GIZ energy sector at Antananarivo graced the evening with their presence.

June 21th 2016 - Courtesy visit to Mr. Heiko Müller, Mayor of Falkensee

Since the inauguration of the Chancellery in 2003, the Embassy and the Mayor of the City of Falkensee maintain favorable relationship and cooperation. The Mayor welcomes the presence of an Embassy in his constituency and the Embassy appreciates the unfailing support of the City. Therefore, the courtesy visit of the Chargé d'Affaires 

Participation of representatives of the Embassy of Madagascar at the diplomatic receptions in the frameworks of the SADC day of May, 12th and the African Union day on May 25th, 2016

The SADC day was celebrated, for the first time, in Berlin on May 12th  in the presence of its members, representatives of German Foreign Ministry, private and civil sectors at the Maritim Hotel Berlin. The Ambassador of Botswana highlighted in her speech the need to boost the 

Travel with the group of SADC Ambassadors in the Land of North Rhine-Westphalia from 22 to 23 June 2015

On invitation of the Chairperson of the Parliamentary Group in charge of SADC in the Federal Parliament, the Group of Ambassadors in Berlin included the representative of Madagascar visited the electoral fief of the MP from 22 to 23 June 2015.

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International Conference on "Indian Ocean - a maritime region on the rise" in Berlin June 9, 2015

This high-level honored by the German Federal Minister of Foreign Affairs Conference Frank Steinmeier was attended by the Foreign Minister Beatrice Atallah, Secretary General of the Indian Ocean Commission, representatives of economic, scientific, political and civil society.

Greeting ceremony for the New Year at Bellevue Castle January 15, 2015

As every year, His Excellency Mr Joachim Gauck, President of the Federal Republic of Germany received the members of the Diplomatic Corps January 15th, 2015 at the Chateau Bellevue.

The main topics discussed at the ceremony focused on the respect of human rights and the global crisis, 

Celebration of the National Day of Madagascar in 2014

A reception was held at the Embassy in honor of the celebration of the Independence Day of Madagascar on June 26, 2014.

The presence of High Representatives of the Federal Ministry of Foreign Affairs has raised this event. The Dean of the African Group and Ambassador of Gabon, 

Reception hosted by the German Chancellor in honor of the Diplomatic Corps on June 11th, 2014 in Berlin

The Diplomatic Corps including the Chargé d'Affaires a.i of the Embassy of Madagascar was invited to this annual reception. During her speech, the Chancellor reiterated the importance of the year 2014 strengthening the 25th anniversary of the fall of the Berlin Wall and the 100th anniversary of the beginning of the 1st World War. She also advocated for dialogue, negotiation, peaceful coexistence in order to live in peace and trust. 

Annual visit of the Federal President Mr. Joackim GAUCK with the Diplomatic Corps in the State of Hesse on May 26th, 2014

The Federal President Mr. Joackim GAUCK maintained the tradition of a discovery travel with the Diplomatic Corps each year.

This year 2014, the assets of the Hesse state were highlighted namely the Center of Control 

Meeting of the members of the Diplomatic Corps with the new German Federal Minister of Economic Cooperation and Development upon receipt of Ambassadors February 18, 2014

During this meeting, the new Minister for Economic Cooperation and Development noted the basic principles governing the German policy on development cooperation , namely democracy, human rights , gender equality and women, the rule of law and good governance . 

Greeting ceremony to the Diplomatic Corps at “Château de Bellevue”, January 14th, 2014 , presided by Monsignor Nicola Eterović, Archbishop and Dean of the Diplomatic Corps and SEM Gauck , President of the Federal Republic of Germany

Promotion of peace and advocacy for human rights , are the main subjects of the ceremony speech . Indeed, 2014 is an important year because of the commemoration of three significant events in world history: the centenary of the First World War, the seventy-fifth anniversary of the Second World War, the twenty fifth anniversary of the fall of Berlin Wall. 

Travel of the Diplomatic Corps with the German Federal President in the State of Baden-Wurtemberg: July 1, 2013

High Representatives of the Diplomatic Corps in Berlin answered massively to the invitation of the German Federal President for travel information on July 1, 2013, in the State of Wurtemberg, region in southwestern of Germany.

The Chargé d'Affaires a.i of the Embassy represented Madagascar for this occasion.

Madagascar celebrated its 53th anniversary of Independence "June 26, 1960 - June 26, 2013,"

It was with joy and good mood that the Embassy of Madagascar in Berlin welcomed guests on June 29, 2013 at the Embassy for the commemoration of the 53th anniversary of Independence of Madagascar. Like the previous years, the event was held in two parts, first the day "Open House" until 06 p.m to promote the island, followed by the festivities with the Diaspora in Germany at the end of the evening.

Year 2013: Celebration of the 50th Anniversary of the African Union

This year, the 50th anniversary of the African Union revealed a particular importance because of several events held in this honor and all embassies of the African Union including Madagascar participated on them during May and June 2013.

Mission in Norway from 12 to 13 April 2013

The visit of the Chargé d'Affaires a.i in Norway during the 10 years of the Norway Friendship Association Anniversary, composed by more than 500 members, on the 12th and 13rd of April 2013 was highlighted in terms of diplomatic, consular, cultural, social issues.

In fact, her meeting with the Head of Africa Section at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs revealed the availability of Norway in assisting Madagascar in the electoral process for a transparent election. It was also pointed out the wish to normalize and strengthen relations with Norway given the historical links between the two countries.

Thereafter, the Chargé d'Affaires a.i assisted by the Honorary Consul General discussed with the Malagasy Diaspora about consular and political issues in a friendly atmosphere.

The 13rd of April 2013, was devoted to the annual conference of the Association. Under the theme of "Education in Madagascar", the speakers of the round table composed by the responsible of Education at the Norwegian Ministry of Development and the Consultant for the Education through Norad suggested solutions to effectively improve Malagasy educational system. They stressed on the continuity of bilateral cooperation in education and environment in Madagascar with predefined criteria. The closing ceremony of the “Jubilé” highlighted the artistic and culinary specialties of the country through typical Malagasy meal accompanied by music from its famous "Valiha" played by the renowned artist "Rajery."

Greeting ceremony to the Diplomatic Corps given by the German Federal President January 9, 2013 and reception hosted by the German Chancellor in honor of the Diplomatic Corps February 12, 2013

The Embassy represented by the Chargé d'Affaires a.i took part in receptions given by the German Federal President and the German Chancellor on the occasion of New Year.

In his allocution, the Dean of the Diplomatic Corps, the Archbishop Mr Jean-Claude Périsset highlighted the new style of German Federal President in its relations with the Diplomatic Corps and the people, characterized by its will to be closer to them. He also welcomed the Chancellor's actions both domestically and internationally which reflect her wisdom, intelligence, strength of character and perseverance.

In return, the German Federal President encouraged nations to cooperate each other so that they can freely develop their skills, grow sustainably and provide better security.
German Chancellor meanwhile, urged the co-responsibility in the field of development assistance, while noting that each country should take charge of its own destiny.

Working session with the Foreign Minister SEM Pierrot Rajaonarivelo

SEM Pierrot Rajaonarivelo in Berlin

During the stay of the Foreign Minister Mr Pierrot Rajaonarivelo in Europe accompanied by his senior staff the week of May 7, 2012, the Minister held a working session with Embassy staff during his visit to Berlin the 11 and 12 May, 

he stressed on this occasion the importance of controlling all the articles stipulated in the roadmap by the Embassy staff. The Minister also recalled the role of the Embassy as a motto: "Diplomacy for Development". After the working session, a friendly lunch with employees of the Minister ensued. 

Celebration of the independence of Madagascar in Germany

Triple event for the celebration of the independence of Madagascar in Germany from June 25 to July 1, 2012.

This year, celebration of National Day of Madagascar took place in an atmosphere of optimism, solidarity and togetherness.The celebration under the sign of the "Economic and cultural Development of Madagascar" has brought an innovation because three events were organized during the week from June 25 to July 1, 2012.

On 26 of June, Independence Day of Madagascar is traduced by the celebration of National Day and the official opening of the first edition of "Madagaskar Markt" Havelpark, an important market center, with the participation of ten exhibitors from Madagascar in order to promote the advantages of the country in terms of handicrafts, tourism, mining, wellness and spices.

The ceremony was attended by representatives of the diplomatic corps, parliamentarians and local authorities, and honored by the Representative of the German Federal Ministry of Foreign Affairs.
During her speech, the Chargé d'Affaires a.i Ms Léa Raholinirana pointed the importance of using Diplomacy as a tool for development. In that respect, the Malagasy and German partners in collaboration with the Embassy have worked together for the realization of this promotion week of Madagascar. After the speech, a guided tour of the stands was followed, then a buffet of Malagasy dishes was opened, with the animation of the renowned

In cultural terms, a private vernissage of photos retracing the history of Madagascar until its independence, and highlighting its various people and culture took place in a sumptuous castle Ribbeck Havelland on June 29, 2012, with the presence of high personalities. The Speech of the Chargé d'Affaires made in Malagasy, English and German addressed to the guests gave a touch of originality because they could discover the Malagasy Language. The performance of the artist Regis Gizavo, and German and Malagasy culinary dishes have enjoyed the evening. The photos will be exhibited in the castle until August 5, 2012 (Theodor Fontane-Str 10, 14641 Ribbeck).

Always in the framework of this promotion, Madagascar has participated in the crafts market held at the Düsseldorf from June 30 to July 01. The specificity of this market lies in the fact that the exhibitors are high quality, with creative and unique designs. Malagasy products were appreciated by visitors.

The celebration of the 52nd anniversary of the Independence of Madagascar has allowed the country to make known to the Germans, who obviously have expressed their interest in the craft of Madagascar, its natural resources, culture and history.

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Holidays 2017:

The Embassy is closed on the following German and Malagasy holidays:

- 01 May
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- 05 June
- 26 June
- 15 August
- 3 October
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- 01 November
- 25 December
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