Interview with the Minister-President of North Rhine-Westphalia

An interview that took place while the Minister-President was visiting Ottawa, Canada.

The role of the annual, rotating Federal Council chair is marked less by politics and more by protocol and duty. All the same, have you set points you wish to emphasize during your term as Federal Council President?

Making our society more cohesive is a vital concern, one that was also at the forefront of my Federal Council presidency. That is why it was, and still is, especially important to me to work towards a policy of sustainable prevention that ensures as early as possible that people have fair and equal opportunities to participate in social and economic progress, and that no one—especially no child—is left behind.

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Interview with Minister-President Hannelore Kraft in German
Interview mit der Präsidentin des Bundesrates, Ministerpräsidentin Hannelore Kraft

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