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German Entomological Institute

The German Entomological Institute is a German entomological research institute devoted to the study of insects. Founded in 1886, the institute has an extraordinary insect collection and a world-class entomological library. Since 2009, the SDEI h ...

German League for People and Homeland

The DVLH had its origins in the power struggle within Die Republikaner between moderate leader Franz Schonhuber and his more extreme deputy Harald Neubauer, which culminated in Schonhuber being forced to temporarily resign in 1990. However he soo ...

German Society for Plant Sciences

The German Society for Plant Sciences is a non-profit network for plant sciences and botany in the German-speaking area. It represents plant scientists, promotes scientific botany nationally and internationally. It was founded 1882 at Eisenach, G ...

German Tennis Federation

The German Tennis Federation is the governing body of tennis federations and clubs in Germany. It is the largest tennis federation in the world with more than 1.800.000 members. Founded on 19 May 1902 in Berlin as the Deutscher Lawn Tennis Bund D ...

Germany Foundation

The Germany Foundation was a German organisation associated with the Christian Democratic Union and Christian Social Union, that existed from 1966 to 2007. It was founded in Rosenheim in Bavaria and incorporated in 1967. The organisation was foun ...

Giebelstadt Fire Department

Fire Department Giebelstadt is the fire service for the city Giebelstadts 12 boroughs. The department has its headquarters in Giebelstadt city park. The FDG, is the largest municipal volunteer fire department in Upper Franconia. FDG has approxima ...

Grossflottbeker THGC

Grossflottbeker Tennis Hockey and Golf Club is a tennis, field hockey and golf club based in Hamburg, Germany. The club was founded on 1 July 1901 as a tennis club. Ten years later, a hockey club was founded and in 1937 a golf club was added. The ...

Haus der Bayerischen Geschichte

The Haus der Bayerischen Geschichte or HdBG was established in 1983 as an authority of the Free State of Bavaria, Germany and, since 1993, has had its permanent headquarters at Augsburg. On 6 October 1998 it was incorporated into the Bavarian Sta ...

Hermannsburg Mission Seminary

The Hermannsburg Mission Seminary is part of the Evangelical-Lutheran Mission in Lower Saxony, the common missionary work of the state churches of Hanover, Brunswick and Schaumburg-Lippe. In six to seven years, male and female pastors are trained ...

Humanist Union

The Humanist Union is a German civil rights organization. Their targets include the enforcement of freedom of information, direct democracy and the abolition of the Federal Office for the Protection of the Constitution. Part of its program are th ...

Interessengemeinschaft fur Rundfunkschutzrechte

The Interessengemeinschaft fur Rundfunkschutzrechte GmbH Schutzrechtsverwertung & Co. KG. is a patent holding company established by leading German radio and TV set manufacturers. In the early eighties the IGR GmbH got widely known for trying to ...

International Islamic Federation of Student Organizations

The International Islamic Federation of Student Organizations is an international student and youth federation with a membership rate of about 100 student and youth organizations in more than 60 countries. IIFSO started as a student initiative in ...

Junge Landsmannschaft Ostdeutschland

Junge Landsmannschaft Ostdeutschland is a German youth organization, that the Federal Office for the Protection of the Constitution has categorized as" right-wing extremist”. Most of its activities take place in the eastern parts of Germany. Its ...

Landsmannschaft OstpreuSen

The Landsmannschaft OstpreuSen is a non-profit organization for Germans who were evacuated or expelled from East Prussia during World War II and its aftermath. It was formed on 3 October 1948 by East Prussian refugees in West Germany.

Landsmannschaft WestpreuSen

The Landsmannschaft WestpreuSen is an organization of Heimatvertriebene - Germans born in West Prussia, or their descendants, who either fled or were expelled to the Federal Republic of Germany during the Expulsion of Germans after World War II. ...

Manfred Lautenschlager-Stiftung

The Manfred Lautenschlager-Stiftung, founded in 2002, is a charitable foundation based in Heidelberg, Germany. The foundation supports science, research, education, art, culture, the understanding between peoples, as well as regional projects.

Menschen gegen Minen

MgM - MineClearance NGO Stiftung Menschen gegen Minen e.V. is a humanitarian landmine clearance organization headquartered in Germany. It was founded on January 16, 1996, and is a registered charity under German law. MgM provides de-mining servic ...

Millatu Ibrahim

Millatu Ibrahim is an organization outlawed in Germany. The groups leader is Mohamed Mahmoud who emigrated to Egypt in April, 2012. Another senior member is former rapper Deso Dogg. The group has sided with jihadists in the Syrian civil war. The ...

MPRG Erlangen Division 3

Division 3 of the Max Planck Research Group in Erlangen began operations with the arrival of its director Philip Russell in October, 2005. The divisions activities were built upon the work of Philip Russells Photonics & Photonic Materials Group a ...

Naturschutzbund Deutschland

The Naturschutzbund Deutschland e.V. or NABU is a German non-governmental organisation dedicated to conservation at home and abroad, including the protection of rivers, forests and individual species of animals.

Nero-Film

The companys name was derived from the names of its two founders: the letters "NE" stood for the name of the entrepreneur Heinrich Nebenzahl, and the letters "RO" for the initials of director Richard Oswald. It was founded as Nero-Film GmbH, a li ...

Open-News-Network e.V.

Open News Network e.V. is a German group. It is a network both in the technological and in the social sense. It aims to provide open, non-commercial access to text based usenet. Membership is constituted by support of the project. Support may be ...

Radioropa Info

Radioropa Info was the name of various German-language privately owned longwave radio stations. They were mainly active in the 1990s, with break in the middle of the decade. Radioropa was initially only available on satellite. It then began using ...

Reiseburo der DDR

The Reiseburo der DDR was the state travel organization of the German Democratic Republic. The Reiseburo had several travel-related functions, including: Arranging travel for foreigners visiting the GDR. These services included booking hotel room ...

Studienzentrum Weikersheim

Studienzentrum Weikersheim is a conservative and Christian democratic German political think tank, that was founded in 1979 by Hans Filbinger, Helmut Metzner and others on Schloss Weikersheim in Germany. The Studienzentrum is briging traditionel ...

Sudetendeutsche Landsmannschaft

The Sudetendeutsche Landsmannschaft is an organization representing Sudeten German expellees and refugees from the Sudetenland in Czechoslovakia. Most of them were forcibly expelled and deported to western Allied occupation zones of Germany, whic ...

Turkish-Islamic Union for Religious Affairs

The Turkish-Islamic Union for Religious Affairs is one of the largest Islamic organisations in Germany. Founded in 1984 as a branch of the Presidency of Religious Affairs in Ankara, it is an "arm" of the Turkish state. The headquarters are in Col ...

United Kennel Clubs International

United Kennel Clubs International e.V. is an internationally active umbrella organization for national kennel clubs founded 1976 in Germany. UCI e.V. is an international organization, which means that individuals can not be a member, but only ass ...

Verband fur das Deutsche Hundewesen

Verband fur das Deutsche Hundewesen is Germanys Kennel club for dogs and represents the world Federation Cynologique Internationale. It is headquartered in Dortmund, Germany. As the country wide controlling body, the VDH represents 167 member org ...

Wingolf

Wingolf is an umbrella organisation of 35 student fraternities at 34 universities in Germany, Austria and Estonia. It has approximately 5.000 members. It is one of the oldest oecumenical organisations in Germany. It has a close friendship with th ...

An Foras Patrunachta

An Foras Patrunachta na Scoileanna Lan-Ghaeilge Teo. is the largest patron body of gaelscoileanna in the Republic of Ireland. It was founded in 1993 to act as an alternative patron body for gaelscoileanna. The organisations name is usually abbrev ...

Bailte Seirbhise Gaeltachta

Bailte Seirbhise Gaeltachta is the Irish language term for Gaeltacht Service Towns whose enactments were legislated under the Gaeltacht Act 2012. In 2016 it was announced that Galway City, Dingle and Letterkenny would be the first designated Bail ...

Bord Iascaigh Mhara

Bord Iascaigh Mhara is the agency of the Irish state with responsibility for developing the Irish marine fishing and aquaculture industries. Originally established under the Sea Fisheries Act, 1952, the organisation serves to provide resources to ...

Catholic Democrats (Ireland)

The Catholic Democrats is an unregistered minor conservative political party in Ireland with no elected representation. It was initially known as the National Party and later as the Christian Democrats. It was founded in December 1995 by Nora Ben ...

Catholic Union

The Catholic Union was a political organisation in Ireland in the 1870s. It was the brainchild of Paul Cullen, Roman Catholic Archbishop of Dublin and future Irish cardinal. He created it in 1872 to link growing public interest in politics and Ir ...

Congress of Irish Unions

Congress was one of the two governing bodies that emerged after the split in the Irish trade union body the Irish Trades Union Congress in 1945. The split developed under pressure from an anticipated fresh labour-state relationship, and alleged B ...

Cumann na Poblachta

Cumann na Poblachta was an Irish republican political party. The party was founded on 15 March 1922 by Eamon de Valera. It opposed the Anglo-Irish Treaty and was composed of the anti-Treaty wing of Sinn Fein. The party did contest the 1922 Irish ...

Dublin Christian Mission

The Dublin Christian Mission is the amalgamation of three older Missions located in Dublin, Ireland in 1965: the Dublin City Mission, the Dublin Medical Mission and the Dublin Mission. It is the second oldest in the world. In 1826, David Nasmith ...

Enable Ireland

Enable Ireland is a non-profit state-funded organisation that provides free services to children and adults with disabilities and their families in Ireland. The core of its funding comes from the HSE, the Republic of Irelands public health sector.

Family Solidarity

Family Solidarity is an Irish conservative advocacy group run by lay Catholics. Founded in 1984 by supporters of the campaign that led to the Eighth Amendment of the Constitution of Ireland, it campaigned against the introduction of divorce. Nora ...

Gluaiseacht Chearta Sibhialta na Gaeltachta

Gluaiseacht Cearta Sibhialta na Gaeltachta or Coiste Cearta Sibialta na Gaeilge, was a pressure group campaigning for social, economic and cultural rights for native-speakers of Irish living in Gaeltacht areas. It was founded in Connemara in 1969 ...

Home Government Association

The Home Government Association was a pressure group launched by Isaac Butt in support of home rule for Ireland at a meeting in Biltons Hotel, Dublin, on 19 May 1870. The meeting was attended or supported by sixty-one people of different politica ...

Horse Sport Ireland

Horse Sport Ireland is the National Governing Body for all equestrian sport in Ireland. It is a 32-county body, and is therefore responsible for the administration of international competitions throughout the whole island. It also sanctions all I ...

Human Dignity Alliance

The Human Dignity Alliance is a minor political party in Ireland. It was officially founded on 29 June 2018 by Senator Ronan Mullen.

IAYSG

Irish Association of Youth Science Groups was an association of disparate science groups in Ireland in the 1980s. The IAYSG was founded in 1982 and met regularly in Thomas Prior House in the Royal Dublin Society RDS in Ballsbridge, Dublin, Irelan ...

Independent Republican (Ireland)

Independent Republican was a political title frequently used by Irish republicans when contesting elections in the Republic of Ireland and Northern Ireland since the 1920s. In the main, but certainly not always, Independent Republican candidates ...

Independent Socialist Party (Ireland)

The Independent Socialist Party was a far left political party in Ireland. It was founded in 1976 as a split from the Irish Republican Socialist Party named the Irish Committee for a Socialist Programme, calling for more prominent socialist polit ...

Independent Workers Union of Ireland

The Independent Workers Union of Ireland is a trade union in Ireland with its headquarters in Cork City. It was formed by Irish workers dissatisfied with the trade union movement in Ireland which it states, has "become nothing more than an arm of ...

Inland Waterways Association of Ireland

The Inland Waterways Association of Ireland is a registered charity and a limited company in the Republic of Ireland and also operates in Northern Ireland. It was founded in 1954 to campaign for the conservation and development of the waterways a ...

InterTradeIreland

The Trade and Business Development Body, trading as Inter Trade Ireland, is one of the six all-island bodies set up following the Belfast Agreement reporting to the North/South Ministerial Council. InterTradeIreland is a Cross-Border Trade and Bu ...