Annalena Baerbock Wiki – Annalena Baerbock Biography
Annalena Baerbock (born Annalena Charlotte Alma Baerbock) is a German politician serving as co-leader of Alliance 90/The Greens since 2018 alongside Robert Habeck. Since the 2013 federal election, she has also held a seat in the Bundestag for Brandenburg. She is originally from the northwestern German state of Lower Saxony. From 2000 to 2004, she studied political science and public law at the University of Hamburg. In 2005, she graduated with a master’s degree in Public International Law from the London School of Economics (LSE). In 2005, she completed a traineeship at the British Institute of International and Comparative Law (BIICL). From 2005 to 2008, she worked in the office of Elisabeth Schroedter in the European Parliament. Between 2008 and 2009, she worked as an adviser on foreign and security policies for the parliamentary group of the Green Party in the Bundestag.
She became a member of Alliance 90/The Greens in 2005. In October 2008, she was elected to the executive board of her party’s state group in Brandenburg, rising up to the chair of the board the following year, an office she held until 2013. From 2009 to 2012, she was also part of the executive board of the European Green Party. In 2009, she unsuccessfully ran for a place on her party’s electoral list for the federal elections. In 2013, she was the Green Party candidate in the constituency of Potsdam – Potsdam-Mittelmark II – Teltow-Fläming II as well as securing the leading spot on the party’s electoral list for the state of Brandenburg. Through the electoral list, she became a member of the Bundestag. During her first term, she was a member of the Committee on Economic Affairs and Energy as well as of the Committee on European Affairs. In her parliamentary group, she served as a speaker for climate policy. In the latter capacity, she participated in the United Nations Climate Change Conferences in Warsaw (2013), Lima (2014), Paris (2015), and Marrakesh (2016).
In addition to her committee assignments, she has been serving as deputy chairwoman of the Berlin-Taipei Parliamentary Circle of Friends. For the 2017 elections, Baerbock was again the leading candidate in the state of Brandenburg, retaining her seat in parliament. Following the election, she was part of her party’s negotiating team, as the Green Party entered (unsuccessful) coalition talks with the CDU/CSU and FDP. She has since been a member of the Committee on Families, Seniors, Women, and Youth. On 27 January 2018 at the Green Party’s national convention in her hometown of Hanover, she was elected as one of two equal chairpersons of her party on the federal level, joined by Robert Habeck. She won 64 percent of the vote, more than her challenger Anja Piel. At a 2019 party convention, she was re-elected with 97.1 percent, the highest-ever result for a chairwoman of the party.
She is a member of the European Council on Foreign Relations (ECFR), since 2020, Leo Baeck Foundation, Member of the Board of Trustees, member of Amnesty International, and member of the German Federation for the Environment and Nature Conservation (BUND).
Annalena Baerbock Age
She was born on December 15, 1980 in Hanover, Germany.
Annalena Baerbock Husband
She is married to her husband, Daniel Holefleisch.
Annalena Baerbock Children
She has two children, all daughters. The family lives in Potsdam, Brandenburg, Germany.
Annalena Baerbock Nationality
She is of German nationality.
Annalena Baerbock Instagram
Annalena Baerbock’s Instagram account is @abaerbock.