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Hub@Goethe Photo: Goethe-Institut Südafrika / Shirin Motala


HUB@Goethe is a mentorship programme for cultural and social entrepreneurs who have great ideas with a lot of potential, but are lacking the hands-on entrepreneurial skills to get their businesses off the ground.

Onleihe Banner © Goethe-Institut


The eLibrary is the virtual library of the Goethe-Institut. This service allows you to borrow digital media 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. This service is absolutely free!

Gamebox © Earl Abrahams


Games are part of our culture! Discover digital games from Germany and Sub-Sahara Africa, visit one of our induction events or come to the afternoon game sessions.  The Gamebox will also host curated gaming events.


During the cultural week “The Burden of Memory” in Yaoundé Photo: Yvon Yamsi


Decolonization is a hotly contested topic in South Africa and beyond. How does colonialism still shape our society? And how are these discussions reflected in the arts and culture?

Newspaper and Computer © Matthew Guay @ Unsplash


We are exposed to different forms of media for much of our everyday lives and how we see the world is shaped by that. This recent but fundamental development makes it necessary to take aspects of it into deep and serious consideration.

Sustainable Building © Victor @ Unsplash


Climate change and its resulting increase in extreme weather as well as the danger of global financial crisis leads our society to investigate the possibilities and methods of ecological and economical sustainability much more than we used to.