The program “Achieving Excellence” comes in second round

More than 100 million euros are invested by the Canadian province of Ontario in the second round of a funding program with the name “Achieving Excellence”. The program aims to ...

The Canadian way of life – 50 years of work and travel program!

50 years of work and travel program….this is what the participants experienced… Festschrift_DKG_2014-1.pdf 2  (in German and English) Tags: feature

The work and travel program of the DKG – an experience for life!

One focus of our work is the promotion of youth activities.   In cooperation with the Canadian Embassy in Berlin and many long-standing partners in Canada,  we have been organizing a ...

Canadian is fittest woman on earth

Camille Leblanc-Bazinet won the Crossfit games in California and so became the fittest ...

New Consul General in Toronto

Very interesting interview of Ahorn TV with the new Consul General in ...

Soccer World Championship Women U-20 in Canada

Should you miss soccer already, you don’t need to wait any much ...

Summer Camps…for adults

Should you be somewhat jealous of your kids going to Summer Camp, here is something for you: “Best Summer Camps for grown ups in Canada” art, sports…and much more http://www.readersdigest.ca/travel/canada/canada-s-10-best-summer-camps-grown-ups/?id=10 Here some more “summer news” for you: Vancouver Musical-Theatre is turning 20 http://www.huffingtonpost.ca/2014/07/21/vancouver-musical-theatre-camp-perry-ehrlich_n_5596238.html Best waterside spots in Canada http://www.huffingtonpost.ca/2014/07/15/best-waterside-vacation-spots_n_5578055.html Funny town names in Canada http://www.readersdigest.ca/travel/canada/50-weird-and-wonderful-town-names-across-canada No tags [...]

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Seven-year-old Canadian finances his best friend’s operation

Pls see the details on the German page or read in English here: http://www.ctvnews.ca/canada/when-life-hands-you-lemons-boy-sells-lemonade-to-raise-funds-for-friend-s-surgery-1.1902102 Tags: subfeature

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Young Metis paddle on historic fur trade route in Ontario

Pls see the details on the German page or read in English here: http://www.cbc.ca/m/touch/canada/ottawa/story/1.2696173 http://www.metisnation.org/news–media/news/metis-youth-start-2000-km-canoe-trek-in-ottawa Tags: subfeature

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Garde-à-vous! Québec-based Royal 22e Régiment to mount the Queen’s Guard in London

Pls see the details on the German page or read in English here: http://www.international.gouv.qc.ca/en/londres/actualites/14350 Thank you! Tags: subfeature

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Congratulations Germany!!!!!!

A great year for sports in Canada and Germany!  The Canadian men and women teams won the gold medal for hockey in February at the olympic games, and now Germany won its fourth football World Champion title!  Congratulations Germany! Germans and German fans celebrated the victory in Canada also: http://www.montrealgazette.com/sports/World+fans+pack+Montreal+bars+title+match/10026874/story.html http://www.vancouversun.com/sports/Video+German+fans+jubilate+after+winning+World+2014/10026906/story.html http://www.lapresse.ca/le-soleil/sports/soccer/201407/13/01-4783595-mondial-2014-lallemagne-crie-prost.php http://www.theglobeandmail.com/sports/soccer/world-cup/canadians-turned-out-in-the-hundreds-to-celebrate-germanys-world-cup-win/article19583483/ http://o.canada.com/sports/soccer/world-cup/world-cup-final-live-argentina-vs-germany And [...]

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Eugenie Bouchard the first Canadian woman to reach a Grand Slam final!

The 20 year old from Montreal became Wimbeldon’s junior champion 2 years ago.  Now in 2014 she reached the Grand Slam final.  We will hear a lot more of her in the years to come.  Well done Genie! Here a couple of articles to get more info: http://www.dailymail.co.uk/sport/tennis/article-2664972/Eugenie-Bouchard-set-Wimbledon-storm.html http://www.tsn.ca/tennis/story/?id=456496 http://geniebouchard.com/biography/   (Official Website) No tags for [...]

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Successful Canada Day in Remscheid

The Maple Table Bergisch Land celebrated Canada Day on July 1st in Remscheid. Should you want to join the next Maple Table, see here: http://www.dkg-online.de/the-events/4794/maple-table-bergisch-land/   Tags: subfeature

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Robot „hitchBOT“ travels through Canada

Pls see the German page for the details or the website directly http://www.hitchbot.me/stories/my-journal/ thank you! Tags: subfeature

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Canadian news

Tennisprofi Bouchard: First Time in the big finale http://www.spiegel.de/sport/sonst/wimbledon-eugenie-bouchard-und-petra-kvitova-spielen-das-finale-a-979094.html “Bundesverdienstkreuz” for two Canadians Physician Prof. Dr. Henry Mantsch and  Professor David John both received in June Germany’s highest honor award. Ceremonial Burial of a Canadian Air Force Pilot in Rheinberg On July 9th, the mortal remains of the Canadian pilot John Joseph Carey will be [...]

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The DKG office is on vacation!

Due to vacation, the DKG office in Cologne will remain closed from July 3rd to July 21st 2014, thank you for your understanding! Tags: subfeature

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