Germans and Poles: 'Stay the course with Russia'

People in Germany and Poland want the governments of both countries to maintain the course when it comes to dealing with Russia. That is one of the key findings from a survey carried out by TNS Emnid and TNS Polska on behalf of the Bertelsmann Stiftung.

Nicole Car, Siegerin der NEUEN STIMMEN 2013, singt. Im Hintergrund sitzen Mitglieder eines Orchesters und spielen Musik.

Singing Competition

NEUE STIMMEN 2015 - Numerous applications from around the world

Over 1,300 young talents have applied to participate in the 16th NEUE STIMMEN International Singing Competition. The preliminary auditions start in May. read more

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The labor market will need more immigration from non-EU countries in the future

In the future Germany will need more immigration from non-EU countries to close gaps in the labour market. read more

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Does Germany welcome immigrants?

A new survey by Bertelsmann Stiftung shows how Germans currently feel about immigration and integration. read more


Interview with Aart De Geus on the occasion of the Brussels Think Tank Dialogue 2015

Bertelsmann Stiftung Chairman and CEO Aart De Geus talks about the 2015 edition of the Brussels Think Tank Dialogue. Under the theme "A New Departure For The EU" the ten think tank partners have identified three challenges and opportunities that the EU’s new leadership should address in order to foster stability, economic growth and employment: energy security, labour mobility and migration. read more