Angela Merkel-Women Inspiration

Angela merkel called most powerful woman in the world came of age in a glade dappled by the northern sun and shadowed by tall pines.

Merkel’s achievements:-

The first was thrust upon her — the slow-rolling crisis over the euro, the currency shared by 19 nations, all of which were endangered by the default of a single member, Greece. Its resolution came at the signature plodding pace that so tries the patience of Germans that they have made it a verb: Merkeling.

In late summer, Merkel’s government threw open Germany’s doors to a pressing throng of refugees and migrants; a total of 1 million asylum seekers are expected in the country by the end of December.

Merkel’s Awards:-

Angela Merkel was awarded the Vision for Europe Award for her contribution toward greater European integration(2006).

Dame Grand Cross of the Royal Norwegian Order of Merit (15/10/2007)

She received the Karlspreis (Charlemagne Prize) for distinguished services to European unity(2008).

Jawaharlal Nehru Award for International Understanding (2009)

New Statesman named Angela Merkel in “The World’s 50 Most Influential Figures” (2010).

Presidential Medal of Freedom, awarded by U.S. President Barack Obama. The medal is presented to people who have made an especially meritorious contribution to the security or national interests of the United States, world peace, or cultural or other significant public or private endeavors.(2011).

She topped Forbes magazine’s list of “The World’s 100 Most Powerful Women” in 2006, 2007, 2008, 2009, 2011, 2012, 2013 and 2014.[88]

Angel Merkel is deserving and inspiration for women community.