Saving our pensions


Our pensions are safe’ – a phrase that entered Germans’ collective memory. But what Norbert Blüm [then federal minister for labour and social security] laid down as political dogma in 1997 is far removed from the reality of the younger generation today. Demographic change, intergenerational justice, pensioner poverty: pensions are a topic of controversial discussion in German politics and society – including among the guests of the #ZukunftderRente [the future of pensions] event. At the invitation of the Friedrich Naumann Fou