Foreign Policy Research Institute A Nation Must Think Before it Acts The Future of Germany’s Foreign Policy

The Future of Germany’s Foreign Policy

December 08, 2021 | 3:00 pm to 4:00 pm | Center for the Study of America and the West

About the Event

Germany’s new three-way coalition government composed of the Social Democrats, Greens and Liberals have released their plan to govern Germany, and have selected Olaf Scholz of the Social Democrats to replace Angela Merkel as Chancellor. How will Scholz and the new "traffic light coalition" (named for the colors representing each party) shape the future of Germany’s foreign policy in the coming years? Join FPRI's Ronald J. Granieri and Nikolas Gvosdev as they discuss Germany's new coalition government, and how this affects Germany's place in Europe and the world.

To read a special preview of Nikolas Govsdev's interview with the foreign policy spokesman for the Social Democratic Party (SPD), Dr. Nils Schmid click here. The full interview will appear in the upcoming Winter 2022 Issue of Orbis.

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Ronald J. Granieri

Ronald J. Granieri - Dr. Ronald J. Granieri is the Executive Director of FPRI’s Center for the Study of America and the West, and host of People, Politics, and Prose, a monthly series of events.

Nikolas K. Gvosdev

Nikolas K. Gvosdev - Nikolas Gvosdev is the Director of the National Security Program at the Foreign Policy Research Institute (FPRI) and Editor of Orbis: FPRI's Journal of World Affairs.