German Consulate General Miami

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Welcome to the website of the German Consulate General in Miami. Here you will find information on Germany, the consular services we provide and German-related news and events in our area. We offer a wide spectrum of information, including travel, study, doing business in Germany and much more. Our German language website features information and news relevant to German citizens.
The Consulate General’s area of jurisdiction covers the State of Florida, Puerto Rico and the US Virgin Island.

Holocaust Rememberance Day 2015

Consul General Juergen Borsch attends International Holocaust Rememberance Day in Tampa

January 27, 2015 marks the 70th anniversary of the liberation of the Auschwitz death camp. Commemorating the International Holocaust Remembrance Day, the Consular Corps in Tampa together with Holocaust Survivors remembered the tragedy of the Holocaust in a candle lighting to mourn the six million Jews who lost their lives.

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Miss Universe Pageant 2015 in Miami

50 years after the establishment of diplomatic relations between Israel and Germany, and 25 years after German Reunification, Aviad Arik Herman, an Israeli designer and grandson of a Holocaust Survivor creates the National Costume for Josefin Donat, Miss Universe Germany, on the occasion of the Miss Universe Pageant 2015 in Doral, Miami. The costume reflects the Fall of the Berlin Wall and was among the top five rated costumes in the contest.

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Consulate General hosts Reception at Miami Jewish Film Festival

The German Consulate General hosted a reception for the Miami Jewish Film Festival at Temple Beth Am on Sunday, January 18. The Consulate is a sponsor of the "Spotlight on German Cinema" which is one of the highlights during the Festival this year. Guests who went to see the German film “Farewell, Herr Schwarz” enjoyed kosher wine and cookies before the screening.

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Florida Cup in Jacksonville featuring 2 German Bundesliga Teams

On Saturday, Consul General Juergen Borsch went to Jacksonville where 2 German Bundesliga Teams – Bayer Leverkusen and 1. FC Köln (Cologne) – participated in the Florida Cup as part of the BundesligaWorldTour. The two teams competed against two teams from Brazil at EverBank Field in Jacksonville.

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Consul General Juergen Borsch visits Holocaust Survivor and Artist Sidney Rosenstein and his wife Mira

Consul General Juergen Borsch paid a visit to the home of Holocaust survivors Sidney and Mira Rosenstein. During the visit, Mr. Rosenstein, a wonderful and talented painter, showed Mr. Borsch his art work which in part dates back 50 to 60 years. In 2015, Germany and Israel will celebrate 50 years of diplomatic relations. Among other events, the Consulate General will host an exhibition showing a selection of Mr. Rosenstein's wonderful work.

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66th Anniversary of the Adoption and Proclamation of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights

On December 10, 1948, the Universal Declaration of Human Rights was adopted and proclaimed. It was the first global manifestation of human rights and one of the first major achievements of the newly founded United Nations.

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Opening Reception for Artist Madeleine Meehan at the German Consulate General

The German Consulate General hosted an opening reception for the art exhibition "MostlyMusicArt" by Madeleine Meehan. It was a wonderful evening with guests enjoying hors d'heuvres and wine while strolling through the beautiful exhibition. It will be on display until the end of February 2015.


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Weitere und ausführliche Informationen für deutsche Staatsangehörige finden Sie auf der deutschsprachigen Version dieser Webseite.

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Consul General J. Borsch

The Consulate General is headed by Consul General Jürgen Borsch, Germany's representative to the State of Florida, The Commonwealth of Puerto Rico and US Virgin Islands

50 Years Germany-Israel Relations

50 Years Germany-Israel Relations

May 12, 2015 marks the 50th anniversary of the inaugaration of diplomatic relations between Israel and the Federal Republic of Germany.

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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. 

PASCH - Partner School Initiative

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Federal Foreign Minister Frank-Walter Steinmeier has launched the "Schools: Partners for the Future" Initiative. Its goal is to build up a worldwide network of at least 1000 partner schools through which to awaken young people's interest in and enthusiasm for modern-day Germany and German society.