The Coronavirus - COVID-19 - in Germany: Helpful websites for international users
A collection of English language resources concerning coronavirus and measures against a spread of the pandemic in Germany; work and residence; learning German online.
70 years: the Goethe Institute anniversary
The Goethe Institute, the official institution promoting cultural exchange with Germany and German language learning for all levels of competence and all ages, is celebrating its 70th anniversary in 2021. This website gives a historical insight, a timeline and informs about current developments, e.g. going digital.
IVAC – International Virtual Academic Collaboration (DAAD)
The covid crisis has forced universities and research organisations to dynamically expand their capabilities in the fields of digital learning and working. Virtual exchange represents an interactive and cooperation-based bridge to the world and serves to systematically intensify international higher education efforts and shape them around new models of (blended) mobility.
UK-German connection: a web seminar on COP 26 for young people
After Brexit, a bilateral exchange of schools, teachers and young people has been forged between Germany and the UK, which also incorporates virtual web seminars, e.g., this climate conference web seminar for young people.
Philipp Schwartz Initiative for researchers at risk: stipends for German institutions
The Humboldt Foundation, together with the Federal Foreign Office and diverse foundations, offers stipends to German institutions wishing to host a researcher who is threatened by war or persecution in his or her country. Researchers will be granted full-time placements for 24 months to continue their work in a German Institution, extended funding is possible. This initially temporary programme was placed on a [...]