Angela Merkel

  • Angela Merkel receives Germany’s highest honor

    Angela Merkel receives Germany's highest honor Former Chancellor Angela Merkel received Germany's highest Order of Merit. The Grand Cross award was handed to her by President Frank-Walter Steinmeier. The award has only been given twice before, to former chancellors Konrad...

    Published On April 19th, 2023
  • Angela Merkel awarded UNESCO Peace Prize in Ivory Coast

    Angela Merkel awarded UNESCO Peace Prize For her assistance to refugees in Germany, former German chancellor Angela Merkel was awarded the UNESCO peace prize. According to Politico, the former German leader received the UN prize for her choice to accept...

    Published On February 13th, 2023
  • Former German Chancellor Angela Merkel Wins UNHCR’s Nansen Refugee Award

    Former German chancellor Angela Merkel won the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) prestigious Nansen award for her “leadership, courage and compassion" in ensuring the protection of hundreds of thousands of desperate people at the height of the Syria...

    Published On October 6th, 2022
  • Former German chancellor Angela Merkel wins Unesco Peace Prize 2022

    Former German chancellor Angela Merkel has been awarded the Unesco Peace Prize 2022  for "her efforts to welcome refugees". In the summer of 2015, as refugees were streaming into Europe, Merkel opened her country's borders and famously declared to Germans...

    Published On August 25th, 2022