Legal Notice / Impressum

(Unless otherwise stated on the respective page)

This is an impressum according to German law and in accordance with § 5 TMG, § 55 RstV.

Liability for the contents on this website lies with
Heinrich-Böll-Stiftung e.V. (Heinrich Böll Foundation)
Schumannstraße 8
10117 Berlin
Phone: +49 (30) 285 34-0
Fax: +49 (30) 285 34-109
info (at)

The Berlin-based Heinrich-Böll-Stiftung is a foundation closely affiliated with the German Green Party. The Heinrich-Böll-Stiftung is represented by its two Presidents and CEO:

The Heinrich-Böll-Stiftung e.V. is a listed association, that is, according to German law, it is incorporated with the following court (Vereinsregister): Amtsgericht Charlottenburg (Berlin), no. VR 17462 B. The Heinrich-Böll-Stiftung e.V. is recognised by the German tax authorities for corporations as a not-for-profit corporation that aims to promote culture, education, and development co-operation (tax ID 27/667/53019).

Our value-added tax (VAT) identification number is USt-IdNr. DE812656172.

The following persons are legally responsible for our websites:

Responsible according to § 18 para. 2 MStV, § 5 TMG

Annette Maennel, Communications Director 
Tel: +49 30 28534 - 201



Office Dakar: Fabian Heppe
Office Cape Town: Katrin Seidel
Office Nairobi: Joachim Paul
Office Abuja: Jochen Luckscheiter
Office Horn of Africa: Ulf Terlinden

Middle East und Northern Africa

Office Tel Aviv: Jennifer Hestermann
Office Ramallah: Dorthe Siegmund
Office Tunis: Dr. Heike Löschmann
Office Rabat: Anja Hoffmann
Office Beirut: Anna Fleischer
Office Palestine and Jordan: Dorthe Siegmund


Office Bangkok: Lea Gölnitz
Office New Delhi: Marion Regina Mueller
Office Phnom Penh: Ana Paula Assubuji
Office Beijing: Oliver Lutz Radtke
Office Hongkong: Dr. Axel Harneit-Sievers

Eastern Europe / Southeast Europe

Office Belgrade: Nino Levaja
Office Kyiv: Johannes Voswinkel
Office Tbilisi: Judith Brand
Office Sarajevo: Judith Brand
Office Tirana: Dr. Mehmet Gökhan

Latin America

Office San Salvador: Dr. Ingrid Wehr
Office Mexiko City: Dr. Dawid Bartelt
Office Bogotá: Florian Huber
Office Rio de Janeiro: Regine Schönenberg
Office Santiago de Chile: Gitte Cullmann

EU/North America

Office Brussels: Eva van de Rakt
Office Istanbul: Kristian Brakel
Office Paris: Marc Oliver Berthold
Office Prague: Adéla Jurečková
Office Thessaloniki: Michalis Goudis
Office Warsaw: Joanna Maria Stolarek
Office Washington: Hannah Ebert Winnick

All of the above may be contacted via the Foundation's Berlin address.

Liability notice
Despite maximum editorial diligence, we accept no liability for the accuracy, completeness, or timeliness of our web contents. Articles with a byline do not always reflect the point of view of the Heinrich-Böll-Stiftung.

For information purposes, this website provides links to external sites. The sole responsibility for external, linked contents is with the operators of the respective sites. Unless there is concrete evidence to the contrary, we do not monitor external links for illegal activities.

If made aware of illegal activity, we will immediately proceed to remove the link in question from our website. For this, please contact Annette Maennel at

Copyright Notice
The contents, that is, all material published on this website, is subject to German copyright law. Wherever possible and appropriate, we do adhere to the strategy pursued by the Creative Commons (CC) movement.

CC licenses make it simple to republish and distribute contents without having to ask our permission. However, should you republish part of our contents, we would be happy to be notified at

If you intend to re-use some of our contents in ways not covered by the license in question, please contact us. Hopefully we will be able to find a solution.

In case a download or a document displayed on this website is not marked otherwise, permission to republish has to be obtained from the Heinrich-Böll-Stiftung e.V. or from the respective copyright holder.

Conceptualisation and Implementation:
Palasthotel, Berlin/Bielefeld