Citizens' Assembly "Germany's Role in the World"

Citizens' Assembly recommendations adopted

The Citizens' Assembly "Germany's Role in the World" under the patronage of Bundestag President Wolfgang Schäuble adopted its recommendations on foreign policy on 20 February. More

The World's view of Germany

Parallel to the Citizens' Assembly "Germany's Role in the World", the artist Beate Simon interviewed people from different countries about their view of Germany and produced an abstract painting to accompany each of the exciting statements. More

Citizens' Assembly online seminar

On 8 February 2021, initiators and implementers informed about the Citizens' Assembly "Germany's Role in the World" in an online seminar. The recording of the event is now available on YouTube. More

Opening shot for Citizens' Assembly

13 January 2021 marks the start of the Citizens' Assembly "Germany's Role in the World". The kick-off event was a press conference in Berlin. More

Five-Minute Info

What is the Citizens' Assembly "Germany's Role in the World" about? How is the assembly of randomly selected citizens prepared and carried out? What happens to the results? Read our Five-Minute Info

Simply put - Citizens' Assembly

Citizens' Assembly? What is it? How can people selected at random play a role in politics? And what is the point of it at all? In this talk, Miriam Münchmeyer explains the Citizens' Assembly in easy-to-understand German. To do this, she spoke with people who have already participated in a citizens' assembly. Listen on Soundcloud

Citizens' Assembly Themes are set

Many have contributed, and now the phase of identifying the topics for the Citizens' Assembly "Germany's Role in the World" has been completed. Five topics will set the agenda for the deliberations of the citizens drawn by lot for the Citizens' Assembly. More

The Citizens’ Assembly goes Online

"Keep your distance" is the slogan of the Covid-19 times. Consequently, events with a larger attendance are just not possible. The Citizens' Assembly "Germany's role in the world" is therefore going online. More

Citizens' Assembly on Germany's Role in the World

With the new citizens' assembly on the topic of "Germany's role in the world", the President of the Bundestag, Wolfgang Schäuble, is assuming patronage for a new form of citizen participation in parliament. More

Citizens' Assembly: What is it All about?

It is an immense challenge for politics to keep pace with developments in global politics. Developing answers and solutions for these, while at the same time not losing sight of the moods, demands, concerns and hopes of the population, is not easy. This is why the Citizens' Assembly "Germany's Role in the World" was called into life. More