Thein Sein, President of Myanmar, met in Berlin with Members of the German Bundestag and selected experts to discuss current challenges in the country’s transformation process. He was accompanied by a high-ranking delegation of several Myanmar ministers. The main topics included Myanmar’s regional role, opportunities for economic modernization, perspectives for democratization, and the integration of ethnic minorities.
Körber Foundation regularly invites a small circle of high-ranking actors within Berlin’s foreign policy community to its Political Background Discussions. As in the Bergedorf Round Tables, the discussions take place shielded from the public, so as to enable a confidential, frank, and constructive exchange.