German/Namibia Cooperation

Where
Namibia
When
2016
Who
Goethe-Institut Namibia
Key objectives of the measure:

The cultural co-operation between Namibia and Germany aims:

  1. to promote knowledge of the German language in Namibia
  2. to foster intercultural co-operation between Namibia and Germany with a special focus on reconciliation between the colonial history and the Namibia of today.
  3. to provide information on Germany's cultural, social and political life.
  4. to be partners to other Namibian cultural institutions and organisations.
  5. to foster mutual understanding through cultural exchanges in the fields of art, science and media.
Scope of the measure:
International
Nature of the measure:
institutional
Main feature of the measure:

This is a bilateral agreement between Namibia and Germany aimed at intercultural exchanges through media, arts and science.

Results expected through the implementation of the measure:
  1. Enhanced knowledge of German in Namibia
  2. Intercultural co-operation between Namibia and Germany with a special focus on reconciliation between the colonial history and the Namibia of today fostered.
  3. Availability of information on Germany's cultural, social and political life.
  4. Partnerships with other Namibian cultural institutions and organisations strengthened
  5. Increased mutual understanding through cultural exchanges in the fields of art, science and media.
Financial resources allocated to implement the measure:

The Goethe-Insitut is funded by the German Government, however also from own funds raised from activities or partnerships.

Goal(s) of UNESCO's 2005 Convention
Cultural Domain(s)
Multi-domain
Cultural Value Chain
Creation
Production
Distribution
Participation