Exhibition dedicated to Pierre Werner, the “father of the Euro”

  • Europe Direct University of Luxembourg
    24 June 2022

On Friday 24 June 2022, on the occasion of the 20th anniversary of the death of Pierre Werner, the Embassy of the Czech Republic in Luxembourg inaugurated a new exhibition dedicated to the “father of the euro”.

The exhibition, “Pierre Werner: Père de l’euro” (Pierre Werner: Father of the euro), hosted by the Czech Embassy, pays homage to the Luxembourgish politician 20 years after his death. The content of the exhibition was prepared by Pierre Werner’s son, Henri Werner, and supported by the University of Luxembourg and Europe Direct University of Luxembourg.

The opening was held in the presence of members of Mr Werner’s family, various ambassadors accredited to Luxembourg and the Minister of Family, Integration and the Greater Region, Corinne Cahen, among other guests.

You can read the article about the exhibition here : “Czech Embassy Exhibition Commemorates 20th Anniversary of Pierre Werner’s Death”