As the Embassy's center of expertise for public diplomacy, the German Information Center USA reaches out directly to American citizens by sponsoring and organizing special events tailored to specific target audiences, such as teachers and students of German.  Read about our campaigns and events below to learn about our topics and see how you can get involved.

Germany Meets the US

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Our 2016 campaign, "Germany Meets the US", explores the relationship between Germany and the US, whether it be political, economic, cultural or historic.

Germany Meets the US

Germany in Europe

Germany in Europe

Germany lies at the heart of Europe, and as one of the founding members of the EU, it plays an active part in modeling its present and future. In this campaign, we will take a closer look at how Germany's role has evolved over the century.

Germany in Europe

Transatlantic Climate Bridge

Transatlantic Climate Bridge

Germans and Americans can be a powerful motor for cooperation on climate and energy policies. The aim of the Transatlantic Climate Bridge is to help Americans and Germans exchange know-how and to pave the way for joint solutions.

Transatlantic Climate Bridge

Think Transatlantic

Think Transatlantic

The United States is Germany's closest ally outside Europe. By working together, we can address today's toughest global challenges. If we all Think Transatlantic, we can promote peace, prosperity and security across the planet.

Think Transatlantic

do Deutsch

Do Deutsch

The German language opens up a wealth of opportunities. Learn why you should "just add German" here on our do Deutsch pages.

do Deutsch

Previous Outreach

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Take a look at our previous campaigns to learn more about the work of the German Information Center!

Previous Campaigns

Word of the Week

Word of the Week

Every Friday, Germany.info and The Week in Germany highlight a different "Word of the Week" in the German language that may serve to surprise, delight or just plain perplex native English speakers. Access our archive here!

Word of the Week

German Originality

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Explore German Heritage in the United States: History, Traditions, Language, Genealogy. Join our community through blogs, clubs and events, and discover people, products, and sites with German heritage.

Visit germanoriginality.com

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