Henry Alt-Haaker

Social Dimensions of Sustainable Development

Henry Alt-Haaker

Henry Alt-Haaker

Fellowship
Zukunftsbrücke – Chinese-German Young Professional Campus
Granting institution
Partner institution
Period of the Fellowship
2013
Project
Social Dimensions of Sustainable Development
Project description

Henry Alt-Haaker is part of a network of young German and Chinese leaders from all sectors who come together to engage in intensive dialogue and to undergo further professional and intercultural training. The Zukunftsbrücke – Chinese-German Young Professional Campus takes place in alternate years in China and Germany.

Short biography

Henry Alt-Haaker joined the Berlin Representative Office of the Robert Bosch Stiftung as Program Officer in August 2013. His primary responsibilities encompass the development of the foundation’s activities in the area of Peace, and Conflict Transformation. He supervises projects in various regions including the Caucasus, the Middle East and Asia. He furthermore supports the liaison mandate of the Berlin Office with public and private partners. Before joining the foundation, Henry Alt-Haaker headed the parliamentary office of German Minister of Justice Sabine Leutheusser-Schnarrenberger as chief clerk, served as political officer at the Canadian Embassy in Berlin and worked for the international NGO Humanity in Action on human and minority rights. His expertise includes migration and integration, German politics as well as European and transatlantic affairs. He is an alumnus of several German foundations, incl. the German National Academic Foundation. After having studied German Literature and Philosophy at Humboldt University in Berlin (Germany), Sorbonne University in Paris (France) and Washington University in St. Louis (USA), he obtained a Master in Public Policy at the Hertie School of Governance in Berlin (Germany).