German Consulate New York

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On this website you will find information on Germany, the consular services we provide and German-related news and events in the Tri-State-Area.
The Consulate General’s area of jurisdiction covers Bermuda, Connecticut (Fairfield County), New Jersey, New York and Pennsylvania. 

Christian Finger Band

Christian Finger Band takes the audience on a musical journey around the world

On Thursday October 23, 2014, the German Consulate General in New York gave the audience the unique chance to be taken on a musical trip around the world by the melodic sounds of the Christian Finger Band, an ensemble inspired by its composer’s extensive travels around the globe. The German-born bandleader described the style of the music which was played that evening as “combining the American jazz tradition with a European sensibility”.

Cornelia Thomsen

Exhibition of New York-based German Artist’s Work Reflects the Hypocrisies, Pressures, and Ironies of Life in Communist East Germany

This special exhibition at the German Consulate, held to mark the 25th anniversary of the fall of the Berlin Wall, looks back at artist Cornelia Thomsen’s two decades as a young citizen of the communist state with a selection of works that reflect her varied background, ranging from realistic portraiture to purely abstract compositions. The works will be on display from November 6 - 28.

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Congress-Bundestag Youth Exchange Offers an Academic Year Abroad in Germany

Congress-Bundestag Youth Exchange Offers an Academic Year Abroad in Germany. 250 scholarships are available from the U.S. Department of State’s Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs to fully fund students for an academic year of study and cultural immersion.

Leadership

Consul General Brita Wagener Discusses Gender Equality in the Workplace with Female Leadership from New York City

The installation of the first female pastor of the German Evangelical-Lutheran Church of St. Paul’s was the perfect occasion for a discussion about women in leadership

Fall of the Wall

Fall of the Wall

The year 2014 marks the 25th anniversary of the fall of the Berlin Wall - a monumental day in German history.

The Consul General

Brita Wagener

Brita Wagener

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Job Openings and Internships

There is currently one job opening at the German Consulate General.


German students who are interested in completing an internship at the German Consulate General should submit an application to the Federal Foreign Office, which coordinates the interships at our more than 200 foreign missions abroad. For further information on our internship program in German, visit:

www.diplo.de/praktika

Video Archive

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The baking diploma for non-Germans

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Destination Germany: Climbing in the Sächsische Schweiz

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CrossCulture: Intercultural Dialogue with the Islamic World

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Genscher and the Refugees at the Prague Embassy in 1989

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Stumbling Blocks - Commemorate Nazi Victims

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“Made in Germany” – The Future of the Brand

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Destination Germany: Sailing in Brandenburg

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Learning German at PASCH schools

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A World Cup Living Room in your Local Football Stadium

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Saving the Angkor Wat Temple Complex Anmoderation: The

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Commemorating the fall of the Berlin wall 25 years ago

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The Golden Letter from Myanmar

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21st International Festival of Animated Film in Stuttgart

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Comedy in Germany

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Berlinale 2014 – European Film Market sets a new record

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Food Safety in Germany - One Focus of Green Week 2014

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German Beer - Centuries of Tradition

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Christmas Markets – a German Tradition

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Germany celebrates 40 years as a member of the UN

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Elections in Germany

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Best of Germany: Riesling Wine

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Castle Country

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Excellence Initiative

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Studying in Germany

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Berlinale 2013

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Berlin's Fashion Scene

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Life in Berlin

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Oktoberfest Munich

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12th International Literature Festival in Berlin

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Conference on Internet and Human Rights

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Festival Culture in Germany

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Franco-German Youth Office

Wanted: Interpreters

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The Protocol Department at the German Consulate General is currently looking for qualified, experienced freelance interpreters (both GER>ENG and ENG>GER), primarily for interpretation at official economic and political meetings.

Please contact Kirsten Moosburner at germanconsulatenyc[at]gmail.com with your CV, certifications, and references. Please be sure to put "Interpreter" in the subject line.

Please note that this is not a position at the Consulate, and that services will be requested only as needed.

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