Nikolaus von Peter

Nikolaus von Peter is a European Union official working at the European Commission’s Representation in Germany where he mainly deals with communicating on fundamental rights, the rule of law, migration policy and digital policy. A lawyer by training, he has occupied different posts in the Commission and the German federal administration. This included working as a Member of a European Commissioner’s private office, where he dealt with maritime transport, sea ports, and a more sustainable and intelligent transport system.

˝The programme makes possible something that is all too rare in our society these days: speaking and having discussions across borders, not about each other, but with each other. That can be a hard slog at times, but at the same time the format makes space for follow-up questions and deeper conversations that are only possible through trust on all sides.

Felix, DialoguePerspectives alumnus