Austria in a Changing Europe (1955-2010): A public address by Heinz Fischer, President of Austria


Associated Program:
John F. Kennedy Jr. Forum
Heinz Fischer

Austrian president Heinz Fischer analyzes his country’s role in Europe from the postwar period to the present. Fischer emphasizes that Austria has always been a center of international affairs, especially aiding Eastern European countries. Additional topics include the development of the European Union and the outlook for the institution in the future.