The Coordinator of German-Polish Cooperation


Dietmar Nietan has been Coordinator of German‑Polish Intersocietal and Cross‑Border Cooperation since March 2022.

Portrait of Dietmar Nietan
Dietmar Nietan© photothek

Curriculum Vitae

Born in Düren on 25 May 1964

Studied biology and social sciences at Cologne University (degree not completed)

1994 - 2010
Member of Düren District Council

1998 - 2005 and again since 2009
Member of the German Bundestag

Since November 2010
Chair of the Federal Association of the German-Polish Society (dpg)

Involvement in foundations:

  • Foundation “Remembrance, Responsibility and Future” (compensation for forced labourers – Member of the Board of Trustees)
  • Foundation for the International Youth Meeting Centre in Oświęcim (Chair of the Foundation Council
  • LRE Foundation (Liberation Route Europe – Member of the Advisory Board)

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