Peter Altmaier (born 1958) is a German politician serving as Federal Minister for Economic Affairs and Energy since March 2018. Previously he was Federal Minister for the Environment, Nature Conservation and Nuclear Safety from May 2012 to December 2013 and Head of the German Chancellery and as Federal Minister for Special Affairs from December 2013 to March 2018. Altmaier is widely seen as one of Chancellor Angela Merkel's most trusted advisors [...]
Federal Minister of Economics Peter Altmaier (CDU) sees the fight for equal rights for men and women as the great task of "our generation". "And that is why I wholeheartedly say: I am a feminist," he said in an interview with the Handelsblatt on the occasion of the so-called Equal Pay Day.
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