Eva Högl

German Bundestag

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Dr. Eva Högl has been the German Bundestag’s Parliamentary Commissioner for the Armed Forces since May 25, 2020. From 2009 until 2020, she was a Member of the German Bundestag, elected directly to represent the constituency of Berlin-Mitte. From 2013 until 2020 she was Deputy Chairwoman of the SPD parliamentary group, responsible for internal affairs and legal affairs. Born in Lower Saxony, she studied law at universities in Osnabrück and Leiden in the Netherlands, obtaining a doctorate in European labor and social law in 1997 and passing the second state examination in law in 1999. From 1999 until 2009, she worked in the Federal Ministry of Labor and Social Affairs, most recently as Head of the “European Employment and Social Policy; Officer for European Affairs” Division.

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Episode 91: After the Zeitenwende: Is Germany’s Military Measuring Up?

Dr. Eva Högl is the German Bundestag’s Parliamentary Commissioner for the Armed Forces, assisting the Parliament in their oversight of the German military. She is working to ensure that everyone …