Richard von Weizsäcker Forum 2017

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New Fellowship at the Robert Bosch Academy

Brookings – Robert Bosch Foundation Transatlantic Initiative Fellows in Berlin


“The Fellowship has been a unique and life-changing opportunity!”

Mike van Graan’s productive visit as Richard von Weizsäcker Fellow


Facts and Figures of the Robert Bosch Academy

We offer a space for multilateral dialogue and interdisciplinary cooperation focused on finding solutions for the main challenges of our time.

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Ally Derks

Richard von Weizsäcker Fellow

David Bandurski

Richard von Weizsäcker Fellow

Parag Khanna

Richard von Weizsäcker Fellow

Philip Stephens

Richard von Weizsäcker Fellow

François Heisbourg

Richard von Weizsäcker Fellow

Ted Piccone

Brookings – Robert Bosch Foundation Transatlantic Initiative Fellow

Walter Russell Mead

Richard von Weizsäcker Fellow

Qian Gang

Richard von Weizsäcker Fellow

"Something unique in the German civil society landscape"

Uta-Micaela Dürig, CEO of the Robert Bosch Stiftung, on the idea of the Robert Bosch Academy.

"We have a great stake in Europe"

Philip Gordon speaks about the importance of Europe for the US. The former Special Assistant to the president in the National Security Council stresses the importance of multilateral exchange that he experienced at the Robert Bosch Academy.

"Germany can achieve the best and the worst"

Interview with Anna Diamantopoulou, former EU Commissioner and Greek Minister, about the current situation of Greece and how she perceives Germany after her stay as a Richard von Weizsäcker Fellow.

"There are major threats to the survival of the European project"

Ivan Krastev, Head of the Centre for Liberal Strategies in Sofia, talks about trust, leadership, and the European Union. As he puts it, the European Project faces different threats. The politics of fear is one of these.

Richard von Weizsäcker Forum: Video Message from Fritz Stern

Historian Fritz Stern talking about Richard von Weizsäcker. Interview by Roger Cohen, columnist of the New York Times and Richard von Weizsäcker Fellow at the Robert Bosch Academy.