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Social development calls for critical reflection. This is a principle to which Kurt A. Körber felt bound both as a German and as a world citizen. The foundation established by him takes on this social challenge at a national and an international level.

Acting as an operating foundation, it develops and promotes programmes for which it retains full responsibility, while still remaining open to suggestions and cooperations. The aim of its work is to try out new ideas and methods and to transfer them to society. The Körber Foundation seeks to encourage others to take initiative into their own hands. 

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The Kairos, the opportune moment for action, has come. The EU has to fulfil its responsibility and invest more in European defense. Munich Young Leader Jean-Baptiste Jeangène Vilmer examines the possibilities for a credible European Defence Union.

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Security is of particular importance to Poland. This desire for security is not only based on historical and emotional reasoning but on sound, rational motives. Agnieszka Łada, Munich Young Leader 2018, comments on the Polish demand for security and takes a look at European and transatlantic defense structures.

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On the occasion of his inaugural visit to Germany, Mateusz Morawiecki, Prime Minister of the Republic of Poland, delivered a speech on “In pursuit of Europe’s future. Between Polish and German identity”. in Berlin on 16 February upon invitation of Körber Foundation. Video!

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Fundamentals should not be questioned. But the inner glue of the transatlantic relationship cannot be the goal in itself for a generation that has a different estimation of proximity, emphasized Julia Friedlander on FAZ.net. She is working for the National Security Council of the White House in Washington D.C. and is a Munich Young Leader 2018.

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