Welcome to the Goethe-Institut in Addis Ababa

Addis Abeba

Sedist Kilo
Compound of College of Business and Economics
P.O.B. 11 93
Tel: + 251 11 1242345/46
Fax: + 251 11 1242350


Documenting Germany: "Poets and Fighters – Life as a Poetry Slammer in Germany"

Between subculture and mainstream: Poetry Slam, the live competition of young poets on German stages has experienced an incredible hype in recent years.

German Movie Night, 15.07.2015, 6:00pm, Goethe-Institut
Free Entrance
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NEXT TO HERE – Young Photographers from North Africa and the Middle East  

From Casablanca to Dubai, the exhibition NEXT TO HERE presents photographic narratives from young documentary photographers from North Africa and the Middle East. More...

Download our Program of Events

Calender You can now download our current and past programs of event as a PDF-File here. More...

Current Projects

eLibrary   deutsch deutsch

Our new virtual library allows you to borrow eBooks, electronic newspapers or eAudio books comfortably from home 24 hours a day 7 days a week!

Music In Africa   deutsch

Music In Africa is a groundbreaking new web platform that allows users to enhance their knowledge of African music scenes while effectively networking and promoting their work

Word of Mouth   deutsch deutsch deutsch

Explore the various aspects of orality: orally transferred knowledge, Oral History, storytelling, oral literatures, Spoken Word.

Writing about Africa   deutsch deutsch deutsch deutsch

Welcome to a voyage of discovery of new German literature representing images of diverse Africa


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