Mentoring Programme for Young Founders 2016

Within the Young Founders Programme, the Westerwelle Foundation launches a mentorship programme. For one year, starting with the Young Founders Conference 2016, the Fellows will be guided and supported by German business personalities.

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The Apprenticeship Challenge - Apply now!

Together with our partners The DO School and Sinal do Vale we challenge you to develop innovative ways to promote apprenticeships or vocational training to reduce global youth unemployment and create a sustainable future.

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Michael Mronz meets UN Secretary-General's Envoy on Youth

During his visit to New York, the Chairman of the Board Michael Mronz met, amongst others, the UN Secretary-Generals's Envoy on Youth Ahmad Alhendawi to talk with him about the foundation's work and possible links to UN-projects.

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Michael Mronz visits Startup Haus Tunis

Chairman of the Board, Michael Mronz, travelled to Tunisia and visited the Startup Haus Tunis, a project of Westerwelle Foundation and partner enpact in the Tunisian capital. He also met with partner organizations, entrepreneurs and civil society institutions.

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Neue Zürcher Zeitung berichtet über Startup Haus und Demokratie-Studie

Die Neue Zürcher Zeitung berichtet über das Startup Haus Tunis und über die von der Westerwelle Foundation und der Vereinigung der Bayerischen Wirtschaft in Auftrag gegebene Studie zum Einfluss des Mittelstands auf die Demokratieentwicklung. Die Studie wurde vom Zentrum für Demokratie Aarau/Universität Zürich erarbeitet.

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