The Embassy of Cote d'Ivoire in Berlin
Address: Schinkenstraße 10, 14193 Berlin
Tel.: +49 (0) 30 890.696-0
Fax: +49 (0) 30 25.758.993
Amb. Léon H. Adom-Kacou
Amb. Houadja Leon Adom Kacou was appointed as Ambassador to the Federal Republic of Germany on April 7th 2008. He has also acted as ambassador to the Czech Republic, the Republic of Poland, the Republic of Hungary and the Republic of Romania, with residence in Berlin.
Amb. Kacou graduated from the University Abidjan and from 1977 to 1984 he was first Counsellor in the Embassy of the Republic of Côte d'Ivoire in Tokyo, Japan. From 1984 to 1996 he was Deputy Manager for Personnel, Department of Administrative and Financial Affairs, Ministry of Foreign Affairs in Abidjan. From 1986 to 1990 he acted as Cabinet Director at the Ministry for Primary Education in Abidjan. From 1997 to 2005 he held the position of Ambassador of the Republic of Côte d'Ivoire to Israel and to Turkey with residence in Tel Aviv.
Relations between Germany and Côte d'Ivoire have traditionally been friendly.
Germany has large body of support and also an excellent reputation in Côte d'Ivoire. The bilateral development relationship has intensified since April 2011. In 2014 Côte d'Ivoire pledged funds amounting to 51 million euros to be used for energy and the development of natural and economic areas in Tai. In both 2015 and 2016 Germany made commitments amounting to 20 million euros for the development of health care in Côte d'Ivoire. Germany and Cote d'Ivoire have worked together since 1993 in environmental protection.