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May 15, 2013
German film director Katrin Gebbe make her debut in the competition “Un Certain Regard” at the famous film festival on the Côte d’Azur. The Cannes film festival is one of the biggest movie events of the year. It begins in France on May 15.
May 14, 2013
| Federal Foreign Office
Federal Foreign Minister Guido Westerwelle opened the discussions by conveying a clear message: “Germany is committed to Afghanistan and will continue its support after the ISAF mission comes to an end.”
Speech by Westerwelle
May 8, 2013
In the past decade, the amount of women in management roles in Germany has been on the rise, but Chancellor Merkel says that German companies have to pick up the pace. In a Women’s Summit on May 7 she discussed the barriers to women in the workplace and will use their insight to develop a strategy for the future.
Women in Leadership Roles
May 7, 2013
Even though we started into the year 2013 with a data volume of over 2 zettabytes (that’s a 2 with 21 zeros or 2 sextillion bytes), we are still just at the beginning of collecting data volumes of she...
May 7, 2013
Ambassador Ammon and LBI International Director Kahn Strauss opened an exhibition titled “The Mendelssohns: A German Family of Scholars, Bankers, and Artists” in the German Residence. Guests enjoyed music by Fanny Hensel and Felix Mendelssohn Bartholdy.
Leo Baeck Institute Exhibition