A Look at Angela Merkel’s Legacy - Recap of the Event on October 1st


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08.10.2021 - Article

This year’s Day of German Unity anniversary coincided with the end of an era - Chancellor Angela Merkel will leave office after a 16-year tenure. On October 1st, the German Missions in Canada organized a talk reflecting on almost two decades of leadership. Watch the event highlights...

Our panel of distinguished speakers included

Janice Stein, Founding Director & Professor, Munk School of Global Affairs & Public Policy - Sabine Sparwasser, Ambassador of Germany to Canada - Peter Mansbridge, Distinguished Fellow at the Munk School of Global Affairs & Public Policy, former Chief Correspondent CBC News - The Honourable Senator Peter M. Boehm, Ambassador to Germany from 2008 to 2012 - Daniela Schwarzer, Open Society Foundation, Executive Director for Europe and Eurasia - Randall Hansen, Professor, Director of the Munk School's Centre for European, Russian, and Eurasian Studies - Christoph Heusgen, Under-Secretary for Foreign and Security Policy in the German Chancellery from 2005 to 2017.

Did you miss the talk? Rewatch the event highlights here


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