Rethinking Diplomacy

30 Jan 2018

French and German becomes FrenchGerman: Open dialogue for mutual understanding

6 May 2017

A former Président and Bundespräsident as Patrons for GFYL 2017

3 May 2017

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27 May 2018

Considered "Industry rising talent" by the French Usine Nouvelle magazine and an appointed ambassador of the diversity network "Balance for Business" at Airbus, Annelise is a role model in the historically male dominated defence sector. Describing herself as someone wh...

16 May 2018

Having lived, worked and studied in countries based in Europe, the Middle East, North America, Niniane is what you would call a "global citizen". Her current base being Zurich where she works for a cross-sector association that aims to establish Switzerland as a leadin...

22 Apr 2018

For a weekend in early April 2018, a GFYL delegation set out to discover leadership and European commitment in Autun, Easter France.

30 Jan 2018

The new year of GFYL started with an exciting opportunity for GFYL alumni to learn about the potential that digital tools can hold for the public sector and for overcoming the challenges of the world.

On 25 January, the Berlin-based German-French Young Leaders team wel...

6 Sep 2017

Mehdi, former GFYL participant and patent engineer from Paris, talked to the German-French Youth Office about his thoughts on German-French relations, Europe and the digital revolution. Check out the interview in German and French below.

Mehdi Mahammadi-Bouzina, origina...

10 May 2017

Only some days before the 2017 edition of the German-French Young Leaders Programme, we talked to Julie, a business builder at Deutsche Ventures and co-founder of Keydock based in Berlin. As a Franco-German, Julie will contribute a very personal perspective to the Conf...

8 May 2017

With the 2017 edition of the German-French Young Leaders Conference approaching, we would like to meet our future participants and find out why the German-French relationship matters to them. We exchanged with Anuchika, a first-time GFYL Conference participant and futu...

6 May 2017

Why does a small group of 20 and 30 something year-olds work together remotely in their free time to create a German-French programme for young professionals? Ilja, German born in Russia with a French heart and Co-Founder and Chairman of the German-French Young Leaders...

3 May 2017

"The Saarland, at the border between Luxembourg and France, reminds us of Europe's complicated but also agile and vulnerable nature. But it also reminds us of how necessary and irreplaceable the unification of Europe, peace and understanding among nations for men is....

16 Dec 2016

On 14 December GFYL hosted an alumni discussion on „The Truth Filter“ in Berlin. 30 young leaders and former GFYL Conference participants followed our call and explored the problem of fact finding and the creation of opinion in the digital age.

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