Past events: Online with the German Ambassador to Ireland, H.E. Deike Potzel

20.11.2020 - Article

Watch and listen to what our Ambassador, H.E., Deike Potzel, has been up to.

Webinar: Minister Simon Coveney and H.E. Deike Potzel highlight Ireland & Germany's priorities in a post-Brexit Europe

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European Movement Ireland and the Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung hosted an online event reflecting on the German Presidency of the Council of the EU and the Future of Europe post Brexit.

Watch the Webinar here

Podcast: “In My Experience”

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“In My Experience” is a new and exciting podcast series by the UCD Humanities which aims to explore a wide range of political, social and cultural issues. Director of the Humanities Institute, Prof. Anne Fuchs & Ambassador Potzel discuss the experience of the German Reunification in East and West Germany.

Listen to the podcast here

Video message: International Day of the Girl

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Day of the Girl© Polish Embassy in Irland

On Sunday, 11th October, 15 female ambassadors posted to Ireland from different countries and continents wished to convey a special message to their younger sisters - the girls of Ireland and around the world.  They did so to give due recognition to the International Day of the Girl, as well as to its main protagonists – young females. Inspired by their own experiences, they shared a message of self-acceptance, self-belief, and self-respect to the women of the future.

The video, addressed to girls age 10-16, opens with this year’s IDG motto ‘My Voice, Our Equal Future’. It concludes with the participating ambassadors sharing photos of their younger selves.

Developed and produced by the Embassy of Poland, the video features the female heads of the diplomatic missions of the following countries: Brazil, Bulgaria, Canada, Chile, Colombia, Cyprus, Finland, Germany, Greece, Nigeria, Palestine, Poland, Romania, South Africa, and Ukraine.   

Watch the Video here

Click here for more information on the International Day of the Girl

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