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You will find a selection of media in German language and in translation in the library: books, magazines, films, music, apps and games as well as children- and youth literature. Find out more about current topics and trends, and get to know Germany.

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Mon–Thu: 9am–5:30pm
Fri: 9am–2pm

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Behind the scenes of the “SportxCulture” exhibition

The excitement in the air is palpable as we all arrive at the Goethe Institute in Windhoek. Today, we are discussing the SportxCulture project, highlighting the indigenous games of Namibia. The stakeholders are the German Development Agency (GIZ), the Goethe-Institut Namibia and Adam, the photographer...

Apprenticeship in Germany

Namibia and Germany strengthen their relations in the field of education and training

The Goethe-Institut Namibia provides a platform through which German training companies and Namibian school leavers can get to know each other and find each other.

Science Film Festival

The Science Film Festival (SSF) has returned to Namibia and will this year take place in Namibia’s coastal town of Swakopmund with its partner Scientific Society Swakopmund. For the first time the SFF will also be hosted in Katima Mulilo, the far Northern region on the country in partnership with Wild Kids Academy- a private school focused on conservation. Wild Kids Academy, in collaboration with the Goethe-Institut Namibia through its PASCH initiative, is working on a project aimed at Human Wildlife Conflict (HWC) within the region. The films and activities based off this year’s theme UN Decade on Ecosystem Restoration will take place in October as build up to the Academy’s Environmental Day. Interactive activities alongside the film screenings aims to enrich and support the communities in these areas through raising awareness and better understanding of the topic.

Kinderuni Live Events 2023

The Goethe-Institut's Kinder Uni is a free educational project for young people aged 10 to 14 that gives them the opportunity to find answers to the most exciting questions in the fields of robotics and technology, space travel and natural science, energy and sustainability while learning the German language. 
Reservations possible at library.windhoek@goethe.de

Our Kinderuni Live Events are announced in our event calendar.

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Fr: 9am–2pm
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