World Federation of German Schools Abroad (WDA)

Purpose/ Activities

The World Federation of German Schools Abroad (WDA) represents the interests of the German Schools Abroad vis-à-vis the German politic, economy and society with the objective to ensure in the long term the quality of the schools and to foster the extension of German language and culture abroad in the meaning of international understanding.

Its activities are:

  • safeguarding ability and competitiveness of the German Schools Abroad
  • improvement of the continuousness in the financial sphere and personal department
  • promotion of its intercultural competence
  • strengthening the German graduations in the international relation
  • increasing its degree of popularity
  • intensification its exchange of experiences and knowledge between the school members


Weltverband Deutscher Auslandsschulen e. V.
Poststraße 30
10178 Berlin
Phone: +49 (0)30 280 449 20
Fax: +49 (0)30 280 449 22
(website in German)
Mail to Ms. Valerie Frein (association secretary)