Experts & Staff

Joschka Fischer

Former Foreign Minister and Vice-Chancellor of Germany


Joschka Fischer is a German politician of the Alliance ’90/The Greens. He served as Foreign Minister and as Vice-Chancellor of Germany in the cabinet of Gerhard Schröder from 1998 to 2005. He was a senior fellow at the Liechtenstein Institute on Self-Determination and visiting professor at Woodrow Wilson School of Public and International Affairs at Princeton University. Since 2008, Fischer has been Senior Strategic Counsel at Albright Stonebridge Group.

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An Answer to the Russian Challenge

What role should post-Soviet Russia actually play globally and in the European order? Joschka Fischer, former German Foreign Minister and Vice Chancellor and co-chair of ECFR, discusses