09/10/2015

Opinion Piece by Head of Office, Alexander Vogel, in “Handelsblatt Global Edition”

Germany needs to encourage economic growth and entrepreneurship in emerging markets, and it has something unique to offer, something worth more than money. Germany can bring its invaluable experience and knowledge on how to rebuild countries and their economy, argues Westerwelle Foundation’s head of office Alexander Vogel in his opinion piece in “Handelsblatt Global Edition”.

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19/10/2015

Westerwelle Foundation starts scholarship programme for Rwandan media design apprentices

The Westerwelle Foundation warmly welcomes the Rwandan apprentices Blaise Tuyisenge und Idriss Gasana Byiringiro to Germany. This week, the two audiovisual media design apprentices from the Kwetu Film Institute in Kigali have begun internships at the film producer “Fruitmarket” and the camera rental “Ludwig”, in Cologne.

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16/09/2015

Dr. Guido Westerwelle receives Order of Merit of the Federal State of North Rhine-Westphalia

The Premier of the State of North Rhine-Westphalia awarded our Chairman and Founder the Order of Merit of the Federal State NRW. In her statement she acknowledged, amongst others, his work for the Westerwelle Foundation.

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11/09/2015

Article on the Opening of the Young Leaders Conference 2015 in “Die Welt”

We are glad that our Founder and Chairman Dr. Guido Westerwelle personally opened our annual Young Leaders Conference in Berlin. Amongst others, the newspaper “Die Welt” published an article on the event.

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21/08/2015

Guest Commentary by Alexander Vogel, Head of Office, in “Die Welt”

In a world in transition it is necessary to embrace change as an opportunity, states Alexander Vogel, Head of Office of the Westerwelle Foundation, in a guest commentary in the current issue of “Die Welt”.

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