Press Releases & News

News | Education | 15 June 2023
5th International Conference on Climate Change Education
The 5th International Conference on Climate Change Education took place in Santiago, Chile from 5 – 9 June 2023. Experts from Latin America come together to discuss the importance of integrating climate change education into school curricula.
Press release | Education | 14 June 2023
Publication on impact networks: “Agents of change”: Networks enhance innovative early STEM Education – suggests new learning paper by leading international STEM organisations
The six member organisations of the International Dialogue on STEM Education release a learning paper, which highlights the impact of networks among diverse actors and initiatives engaged in early STEM Education.
Notice | Social Entrepreneurship | 12 June 2023
Panel discussion: “Me. You. Us. Collaboration in Development Cooperation”
As part of the TeamUp Uganda program, we invite you to an online panel discussion on June 29, 3:30 pm (CEST). The topic is the value of cross-sectoral collaborations in development cooperation.
Notice | Education | 01 June 2023
International Conference on Climate Change Education
Together with our Red STEM Latin America network, we are organizing the 5th International Conference on Climate Change Education: Building a Sustainable Future from School in Santiago. The five-day event will kick off with teacher training workshops by Latin America for Climate Change Education partners. Our Managing Director, Dr. Nina Smidt will deliver an online keynote on the opening on June 6.
News | Education | 30 May 2023
Inviting young children from Germany and Latin America to celebrate “Little Scientists Day”
The "Little Scientists' Day" by the Stiftung Kinder forschen will be celebrated on June 13 across Germany and in some places in Latin America. The annual day of action focuses on exciting topics related to STEM subjects to encourage children’s interest in science.
Press release | Arts & Culture | 08 May 2023
Marking the 60th anniversary of the African Union and 10 years of Music In Africa: African Music Days Munich celebrates the continent of Africa at Muffatwerk München, May 24 and 25, 2023
As the African Union turns 60 and Music In Africa turns 10, African Music Days Munich is set to be a wonderful celebration of a peaceful, self-confident, and creative Africa. Seven bands and artists from seven African countries will take to the stage at the Muffatwerk München arts center in Munich.
News | Education | 05 May 2023
Innovation in STEM lessons: New Design Thinking advanced training workshop
Design Thinking promotes crucial future skills in the classroom. Our blended learning advanced training seminars provide STEM teachers with the most important fundamentals for practical use.
Press release | Social Entrepreneurship | 02 May 2023
“2nd SESA Call for Entrepreneurs 2023” is open
Harnessing the scaling and replication potential of sustainable energy solutions in Africa: “2nd SESA Call for Entrepreneurs 2023” is open.
Press release | Social Entrepreneurship | 17 April 2023
Call for R&D in E-Mobility: Testing and piloting sustainable transport in Ghana and Uganda
Siemens Stiftung launches a new call for R&D to validate and implement products and business models in the e-mobility sector. Enterprises operative in the e-mobility value chain in Ghana and Uganda can apply for the call now.
Press release | Arts & Culture | 22 March 2023
African Music Days Munich at Muffatwerk, May 24 and 25, 2023 – Music In Africa celebrates 10 years
Eight bands from eight African countries will be on the stages of the Muffatwerk Munich. From Afrobeat to futuristic punk to completely new sounds and African mysticism, everything is represented.