CORONA VIRUS PANDEMIC

EMBASSY IS TEMPORARILY CLOSED TO THE PUBLIC

As a precautionary measure to mitigate against the spread of COVID-19, the Embassy of the Republic of Kenya in Germany will be closed to the public with effect from Thursday 19th March 2020 until further notice. 

Emergency contacts during this period:

Send a written inquiry to the consular WhatsApp Number for travel information, visas, passports, other applications :

+49-171-166 4 222 or email immigration@kenyaembassyberlin.de

Emergency call number (not for pending applications, visas or passport matters): +49-170- 565 3 817

VISA INFORMATION

The government of Kenya has SUSPENDED the issuance of visas with effect from 17th March 2020 as a further measure aimed at curbing the spread of COVID-19 virus.

The Embassy will review these measures and post updates as the situation evolves.

TRAVEL ADVISORY

1. International flights to Kenya will be suspended with effect from 25th March 2020 at midnight, with the exception of cargo flights.

2. All entering Kenya will have to undergo mandatory quarantine for 14 days at a government designated facility at their own expense.

The measures will remain in force until revised by the National Emergency Response Committee.

 

KENYA'S CANDIDATURE FOR A NON-PERMANENT SEAT AT THE UNITED NATIONS SECURITY COUNCIL FOR THE PERIOD 2021-2022

Kenya is bidding for non-permanent seat at the United NationsSecurity Council (UNSC) for the 2021-2022 term. One seat is available for Africa on this term and will be served by a country in the Eastern Africa Region. On 21st August, 2019, the African Union endorsed Kenya as Africa's Candidate for the non-permanent seat at the United Nations Security Council for the 2021-2022 term by securing over two thirds of the African Union membership vote.

Kenya is a safe pair of hands that can be trusted to champion Africa's peace and security Agenda in the UNSC as well as adhere to principles and dictates of the UN Charter in building peaceful, stable and prosperous global order. Below is Kenya's ten point agenda at the United Nations Security Council. Click here for more information