02/05/2016

Meeting with the Under-Secretary-General of the UN and Special Advisor to the Secretary-General on Myanmar

Our Head of Office Alexander Vogel met at the UN Headquarters in New York City with the Under-Secretary-General of the UN and Special Advisor to the Secretary-General on Myanmar Vijay Nambiar to discuss the recent developments in Myanmar and the planned activities of the Westerwelle Foundation in this country.

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08/04/2016

Panel Discussion at "7th Berlin Foundation's Day"

On the occasion of the "7th Berlin Foundation's day" on April 8, our Head of Office Alexander Vogel, participated in a panel discussion with Berlin's Senator for Finance Dr Matthias Kollatz-Ahnen and the Managing Director of the Foundation Fairchance Saskia de Vries on the refugee crisis. The panellists agreed that the upcoming challenges can only be tackled by a cooperation of the public sector...

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16/03/2016

Official Opening of the Startup Haus Tunis

In Tunisia’s Capital Tunis, yesterday evening, the Startup Haus Tunis was officially opened. The first entrepreneurship center of its kind in Tunisia is a cooperation project by enpact e.V. and the Westerwelle Foundation for International Understanding.

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03/02/2016

Opinion Piece by Head of Office, Alexander Vogel, in “The European”

„Are we actually listening to what we are saying?” Our Head of Office Alexander Vogel comments on the way we write and speak about people in need, in the daily newspaper “DIE WELT”, issue February 3, 2016.

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24/01/2016

Opinion Piece by Head of Office, Alexander Vogel, in “The European”

„For Africa, Europe and for Democracy. Tunisia must succeed!” states Alexander Vogel, Head of Office, in his opinion piece for the online edition of “The European”.

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