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The Embassy of Gabon


Address: Hohensteiner Strasse 16., 14197, Berlin.

Tel.: (+49) 30 89 73 34 40 and (+49) 30 82 09 88 72

Fax: (+49) 30 89 73 34 44

E-mai : botschaft@botschaft-gabun.de


The Ambassador

Jean Marie Maguena


Amb. Jean Marie Maguena has been the Gabonese Ambassador to Germany since 30th November 2015.

Amb. Maguena holds degrees in Law, Political Sciences and International Relations from the French Universities of Paris I and Paris XI. He was also a student at the French National School of Administration (ENA).

Amb. Maguena has led an esteemed diplomatic career. He worked in the Gabonese Foreign Affairs Ministry and in the Presidential Department in Gabon as a high-level official.

He also has experience in the private sector as the Director of the AirGabon company and was a lecturer of international relations.




The relations of friendship and cooperation between Gabon and Germany go back to the 1960s.

The Gabonese embassy in Germany has been based in Berlin since 1998 and maintains bilateral relations between the two countries, as well as representing Gabonese interests in Germany.The building also contains the Gabonese Consular Department.

Today relations between Gabon and Germany are leading to concrete political, cultural, scientific and economic cooperation, indicated in the promising partnership of the two countries at the United Nations.