The new German Ambassador to Ethiopia, Mr. Stephan Auer, presented his credentials to H.E. Sahle-Work Zewde, President of the Federal Republic of Ethiopia on August 20th, 2020. In his remarks, Ambassador Auer pledged strong continued German support for Ethiopia to realize its huge potential on the basis of democracy and human rights. He also informed the President of Germany’s interest in further deepening its close partnership with Africa in Addis Ababa, the seat of the African Union. Ambassador Auer underlined that Germany wants to address the challenges of the 21st century, further common interests and shape the common future jointly with its African neighbour´s.