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Welcome to Germany!

In Germany, the "Land of Ideas", we place major emphasis on education, science, research and development. This makes Germany one of the most popular countries in which to study, as well as a site for state-of-the art research and patent development. With its high quality of life, good infrastructure and central location in Europe, Germany is one of the world's most attractive bases for business. Its beautiful urban and rural landscapes, combining age-old traditions and experimental modern culture, make a trip to Germany a unique experience. Germany has something for everyone, so why not pay us a visit?


The Embassy's telephone system is down. Therefore the Embassy can be reached at the present time during work hours only on the following mobile numbers:   +1 876 335-0151, +1 876 926-6729 (General) +1 876 926-6728 (Visa- and Consular Section only)   In the event of an EMERGENCY ONLY an on-call duty officer can be reached after working hours, on weekends and Public Holidays by dialing the number +1 876 819-4351. Visa matters are not considered an emergency.

Missionaries of the Poor Project

Missionaries of the Poor Project

The German Embassy as part of its small-scale funding projects recently donated an amount of around 10.000 Euros (approximately 1,5 Million JMD) to upgrade the photo voltaic solar energy supply system at the M.O.P’s  Mount Tabor Monastry  which had been without power at night. With the upgrade 24/7 power supply to Mount Tabor will be re-installed.

German Security Council candidature logo

Germany’s candidacy for a seat on the Security Council in 2019/20

Germany is seeking to become a non-permanent member of the United Nations Security Council. Former Foreign Minister Steinmeier announced the candidacy for 2019/20 in Hamburg on Monday (27 June). The elections are expected to take place at the General Assembly in June 2018.

Launch of the Program of Energy Efficiency Indicators Database (BIEE Program)

Launch of the Program of Energy Efficiency Indicators Database (BIEE Program) in the Caribbean

Launch of the Program of Energy Efficiency Indicators Database (BIEE Program) in the Caribbean & Capacity building workshop on energy efficiency Indicators; PCJ Auditorium, 36 Trafalgar Road, Kingston 10, Jamaica May 25th – 26th 2017  With the support of the German Government BIEE Program  in the Caribbean & Capacity building workshop on energy efficiency Indicators was launched in Kingston.


#youforG20 – is looking for your project!

Does your project support social engagement at the municipal level? Does it help to enhance gender equality? Does it protect the environment or the climate? Does it promote participation on the part o...

Introduction of new Masters Program

Germany partners with UTech in the implementation of a Master’s Degree Program

University of Technology (UTech) has partnered with the German Society for International Cooperation (GIZ) and the Renewable Energy and Energy Efficiency Technical Assistance (REETA) to offer a Master’s Degree Program in Sustainable Energy & Climate Change - the latest result of our cooperation with Utech and it's Jamaica Caribbean Sustainable Energy & Innovation Institute & Faculty of the Built Environment, aiming at providing qualified human resources for the growing energy sector in Jamaica and the wider Caribbbean.


Earth System Knowledge Platform

On the Earth System Knowledge Platform scientists of the Helmholtz Association present current findings, real-time data and background information in form of short, comprehensible articles, infographics, photographs and film clips. Natural hazards, climate change and pollution are the topics of the online service.

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Going to Germany? If you are a resident of Jamaica, the Cayman Islands or the Turks and Caicos Islands, this website will guide you through the application process. It also allows you to download free of charge the relevant application forms.

The Federal Minister of Foreign Affairs

Sigmar Gabriel

Sigmar Gabriel

Ambassador Joachim Christoph Schmillen

Joachim Christoph Schmillen is the Ambassador of the Federal Republic of Germany in Jamaica and the Bahamas.

EU Council Presidency

Logo concerning the Bulgarian Presidency of the Council of the European Union

In the first half of 2018, Bulgaria will hold the Presidency of the Council of the European Union.

Studying In Germany

Young Reserachers 2010

Interested in studying or doing research abroad? Why not choose Germany, land of ideas!

Become a Medical Doctor in Germany

Becoming a Medical Doctor in Germany

Germany’s excellent healthcare system is reliant on excellent doctors. The country develops many health industry professionals itself, but there are opportunities for non-Germans to become a doctor in Germany.

“Facts about Germany” – in 19 languages

Facts about Germany

“Facts about Germany” has everything you need to know about Germany today. How the political system works. The guidelines that define foreign policy. The special characteristics of the economy. What is new in art and culture. The new website features articles, background information, images, charts, films and lots of other modules. Focussing on these and many other topics, besides – in no less than 19 languages. On top of which, all the “Facts” (incl. the new book for young adults in 9 languages) can be downloaded as an e-paper.

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