Germany Measures of the Federal Government

+++ Tuesday, March 2nd +++ The Corona pandemic has threatened the existence of numerous non-profit institutions for children and youth education. These include, for example, youth hostels, school hostels, youth education centres and initiatives for family camps. This is why Federal Minister for Family Affairs Franziska Giffey has extended the special programme for non-profit child […]

Coronavirus in Germany

11.07.2021: Study: Simple window ventilation better than expensive air filters Scientists at the Max Planck Institute for Chemistry in Mainz, Germany, have found in a new study on containing the Covid 19 pandemic and increasing air quality in classrooms that normal window ventilation supported by simple technical aids such as fans and extractor bonnets is […]

Fact check: Does Germany really have the world’s strictest Covid measures?

In a recent press conference, Saxony-Anhalt state premier Reiner Haseloff (CDU) became the latest figure to state that Germany currently had the strictest Covid measures in the entire world. Given that the vast majority of businesses remain open to the public and Germany’s Omicron wave is currently less severe than many other countries, this is […]