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Alumni of ifa’s CrossCulture Programme; Photo: Wolfgang Kuhnle

New scholarship available

“CCP Synergy” connects organisations

Get connected and exchange ideas with other organisations working in the same field! ifa provides fundings to send employees from organisations in participating countries of ifa’s CrossCulture Programme to Germany and vice versa. Apply now by 24. May!


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22.02.2019 – 07.07.2019 | Istanbul

Exhibition | The Event of a Thread

29.03.2019 – 30.06.2019 | Berlin

Exhibition | Neither on the Ground, nor in the Sky

12.04.2019  23.06.2019 | Stuttgart

Exhibition | Houses for Everyone

About us

ifa (Institut für Auslandsbeziehungen) is Germany’s oldest intermediary organisation for international cultural relations, having celebrated its centenary in 2017. It promotes a peaceful and enriching coexistence between people and cultures worldwide. Its programmes pursue five core themes: Cultural Exchange, Dialogue of Civil Societies, Migration & Culture, Culture & Conflict, and Europe. ifa supports artistic and cultural exchange in exhibition, dialogue and conference programmes, and it acts as a centre of excellence for international cultural relations. It is part of a global network and relies on sustainable, long-term partnerships.

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