Facts about Germany 2015 2015 - Page 175

INDEX A Alliance 90/The Greens 14 – 15 Art academy 98 – 99 Association of German Chambers of Commerce and Industry (DIHK) 58 – 61 Automotive industry 66 – 69 B Bach, Johann Sebastian  20 – 21, 134 – 137 Bachelor’s 94 – 97 Baden-Württemberg 6 – 7 Basic income 128 – 129 Basic Law 6 – 9, 28 – 29 Bavaria 6 – 7 Beer 170 – 171 Beethoven, Ludwig van  20 – 21, 134 – 137 Berlin 6 – 7, 34 – 35, 168 – 169 Berlin Wall 36 – 37 Berlinale 142 – 145 Biodiversity 92 – 93 Biosphere reserve 92 – 93 Birth rate 114 – 115 Bologna Process 94 – 97 Brahms, Johannes 134 – 137 Brandenburg 6 – 7 Brandt, Willy 20 – 21 Bremen 6 – 7 Bundesliga 164 – 167 Bundestag 14 – 17, 26 – 29 C Capital city 12 – 13 Catholic Church 132 – 133 Central Agency for Schools Abroad (ZfA) 134 – 137 Centre for International Peace Operations (ZIF) 42 – 45 Chemical industry 66 – 69 Children 122 – 125 Christian Democratic Union (CDU) 14 – 15 Christian Social Union (CSU) 14 – 15 Church tax 132 – 133 Cities 154 – 157, 158 – 159, 160 – 163 Citizenship law 118 – 121 Civil society 126 – 127 Climate 12 – 13 Climate protection 78 – 81, 82 – 83 Comprehensive school 112 – 113 Congress 160 – 163 Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) 70 – 71 Creative industry 138 – 139 Cuisine 170 – 171 Cultural preservation programme 140 – 141 Cultural relations and education policy 108 – 109, 140 – 141 Culture  134 – 137 Culture of remembrance 36 – 37 Currency 8 – 9 E Economy 58 – 61 Education 94 – 97 Elections 16 – 17 Electoral system 16 – 17 Electromobility 88 – 89 Electrotechnical and electronics industry 66 – 69 Élysée Treaty 46 – 49 Emigrants 10 – 11 Employment rate 76 – 77 Energy efficiency 84 – 87 Energy Reform 30 – 31, 78 – 81, 84 – 87 Environment 78 – 81 Environmental protection 78 – 81 Environmental technologies 88 – 89 Erfurt 6 – 7 EU Blue Card 118 – 121 European Union (EU)  46 – 49, 58 – 61, 62 – 65 Evangelical Church  132 – 133 Excellence Initiative 94 – 97 Export 58 – 61, 62 – 65 D Demography 10 – 11 Deutsche Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit (GIZ) 78 – 81 Deutsche Welle 146 – 149 Deutscher Filmpreis 142 – 145 Deutscher Kulturrat 134 – 137 Development cooperation 56 – 57 Dietrich, Marlene 20 – 21 Digital Agenda 72 – 73 Diplomacy 38 – 41 Diplomatic missions 58 – 61 Direct investments 62 – 65 Domain 8 – 9 Dresden 6 – 7 Dual training 76 – 77 Dürer, Albrecht 20 – 21 Düsseldorf 6 – 7 F Fall of the Berlin Wall 36 – 37 Family  122 – 125 Family allowance 122 – 125 Federal Armed Forces 38 – 41, 42 – 45 Federal Assembly 16 – 17 Federal Chancellor 16 – 19, 26 – 27 Federal Constitutional Court 26 – 29 Federal Council 14 – 15, 16 – 17 Federal Eagle 8 – 9 Federal Employment Agency 114 – 115 Federal Foreign Office 38 – 41 Federal Government  16 – 19, 26 – 29 Federal Government Commissioner for Culture and the Media 134 – 137 Federal ministries 18 – 19 Federal Office for Migration and Refugees 114 – 115 Federal President  16 – 19, 26 – 29