Why this blog?

Why this blog? We are a diverse group of Bonn residents, newcomers and old Bonners who feel that we should talk more with and less...

Delicious Stories – July Book Club Meeting

#UnitedTastesOfBonn Please join us for a delicious evening with stories about the international food culture and the art of cooking at our next book club...

#WalkTogether #WithRefugees on World Refugee Day  // Starting A Conversation About People And Facts, Not...

What would you do if you were forced to leave your home?  Today, 68.5 million people are uprooted around the world as a result of conflict...

Inside and Outside of Syria – Nyazi Bakki presents film project about Paulo Dall’Oglio...

Nyazi Bakki is a Syrian filmmaker from Aleppo, who now lives in Cologne. He and his wife Dinan Hesso will be our guests at our...

#Act4SDGs – CITIZENS IN BONN AND AROUND THE GLOBE CALL ON WORLD LEADERS TO...

Today, on the occasion of the second anniversary of the Sustainable Development Goals, the Bonn-based UN SDG Action Campaign Office is calling for actions across...

Sustainability BarCamp translates to C-ome A-and M-eet P-eople (or #NCBN16 #Bonn)

Kole Odutola is a Bonnections friend, US-Nigerian poet and development communications scholar, who teaches Yoruba at the University of Florida, Gainsville. He wrote this guest...

Making Music for Madiba and Walking Together for #Mandela100 – Event series aims at renewing...

“We used to sing and dance and fully enjoyed the perfect freedom we seemed to have far away from the old people. After supper...

#LoveOutLoud – Sister March in Bonn to show solidarity for Women’s March on Washington...

Donald Trump was sworn in today as the 45th president of the United States. A day after his inauguration hundred thousands of women are preparing...

Easing Expat Life: InterNations Turns Ten // Bonn Community Celebrates Birthday Today on the...

To mark the the ten-year anniversary of the InterNations network, expat communities across the globe are celebrating an around the world party on October 7....

#BonnVoyage – August Book Club Meeting

"The world is a book, and those who do not travel read only a page.” – Saint Augustine August is the world's busiest travel month....