The Deutsch-Irische Gesellschaft e.V. in Bonn is a society of people with the mutual goal
to promote contacts between Irish and German in a European context.
the knowledge about
- Irish culture
- History and
beyond the stereotype of folklore and pubculture and to give insights to current developments of the modern Ireland.
It is political neutral but not apolitical.
Next event is on 7th September 2019
An Gorta Mór or The Great Famine 1846-1851
Location: Oxford Club Bonn, Adenauerallee 7; 53111 Bonn
Time: 06:00 a.m.
Further highlights of the events of the year you can find under the menue “Highlights”, submenu “2019” click here
15th June 2019; The Ambassador’s Talk
The outgoing Irish ambassador, His Excellency Michael Collins speaks
The outgoing Irish ambassador to Germany, His Excellency Michael Collins, says goodbye to the Deutsch-Irische Gesellschaft e.V. in Bonn, its members and friends. He will talk about his time as an Irish Ambassador to Germany fand comment on current political events, especially in Europe, (European elections,Brexit), and give the Irish perspective.
His interview with Generalanzeiger Bonn is only available at the german version.
Photo: Christoph Meurer
From left to right: Herbert Remmel, child from the Operation Shamrock; Reinhard Limbach, Mayor of the City of Bonn, Monica Brandis, Initiator of the exhibition Hans Werner Boden, child of the Operation Shamrock; Peter Dietsch, President DEIRGE Bonn; Elmar Conrads Hassel, DIJWV; Angela Kennedy, Consul of the Irish embassy
For more information about Operation Shamrock
from Monica Brandis: click here
from Ralf Sotschek: click here
Short video of the exhibition in Munich at 17.03.2017 from muenchen tv : click here