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


"Orquésta Chungu - East African Tour 2015"

Orquésta Chungu will be touring Uganda, Tanzania, Kenya and Ethiopia from 10th of May to 15th of June. The group is named after the Chungu, the traditional East African clay pot which is popular because it retains it’s heat.

Workshop and Concert, 09.06. - 15.06.2015,  Jazzamba School of Music, Addis Abeba More ...

Closing time  

The Goethe-Institut Addis Ababa is closed on Thursday, May 28, 2015. We wish you a Happy Holiday!

Download our Program of Events

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

Current Projects

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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

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

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


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