Michael Georg LinkMichael Georg Link (Germany) was elected Vice-Chair of the OSCE Parliamentary Assembly’s Committee on Democracy and Human Rights at the 2018 Annual Session in Berlin.

He is a member of the German Parliament for the Free Democratic Party, serving on the European Affairs and the Budget Committee of the Bundestag. He previously served as Minister of State for Europe in the German government, where he was responsible for OSCE, EU, Council of Europe and NATO affairs.

From 2014 to 2017 he was the Director of the OSCE Office for Democratic Institutions and Human Rights (ODIHR).