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Frank Schwabe, Member of the German Parliament

Parliament

  • Member of the German Bundestag since 2005 with the Social Democratic Party (SPD)
  • Member of the Committee on Human Rights and Humanitarian Aid
  • Member of the Committee on the Environment, Nature Conservation and Nuclear Safety
  • Substitute Member of the Committee Economics and Energy
  • Speaker for human rights and humanitarian aid of the SPD Parliamentary Group in the German Bundestag
  • SPD Parliamentary Group rapporteur on emissions trading, national and international climate protection and ocean protection

International involvement

  • since 2014 vice president of GLOBE International Legislators Forum
  • since 2009 vice president of GLOBE Germany
  • since 2006, continuous participation in the Globe International Legislators Forum as Member of the German Delegation
  • since 2006, continuous participation in the Conference of the Parties (COP) of the UN Framework Convention on Climate Change
  • Member of the „Climate and Energy“ Network of the Party of European Socialists (PES)

Political involvement

  • active in local environmental and climate initiatives since 1990
  • Involved in human rights initiatives and local Eine-Welt-Gruppen– especially FIAN Marl (a local group of the Food First Information and Action Network) and the catholic Eine-Welt-Gruppe in Recklinghausen
  • Joined the SPD in 1991
  • Member of BUND (Friends of the Earth Germany)
  • Member of the Mining, Chemical and Energy Industrial Union (IG BCE)

Foreign languages

  • English (proficient)
  • Spanish (elementary)
  • French (elementary)