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Reinhold Robbe

Fmr. Parliamentary Commissioner for the Armed Forces

Born on 9 October 1954 in Bunde
Member of the Reformed Church
Education: publishing manager
Professional career
1974 – 1976 Publishing Manager at the Rheiderland newspaper in Weener
1976 – 1986 Clerk and chairman of the works council at Lebenshilfe e.V.
1986 – 1994 Manager and press spokesman of the Weser-Ems district branch of the SPD
1994 – 2005 Member of the German Bundestag
2002 – 2005 Chairman of the Defence Committee
2005 – 2010 Election as Parliamentary Commissioner for the Armed Forces
Since 2010 President of the German Israeli Society
Since 2012 CEO DIDES GmbH (German Institute for Democratic evelopment and Security)
Political career
1970 Joined the SPD
Since 1972 Member of the executive committee of the local branch of the SPD n Bunde
Since 1979 Member of the executive committee of SPD county branch
Since 1995 Member of the executive committee of SPD district branch
1976 – 1991 Member of Bunde local council

Functions in the German Bundestag

Member of the executive committee of the German Parliamentary Association

Additional political functions

Chairman of the Bunde local branch of the SPD

Chairman of the Leer county branch of the SPD

Treasurer of the Weser-Ems district branch of the SPD

Commissioner for church issues

Spokesman and treasurer of the Seeheimer group within the SPD parliamentary group

Federal manager of the SPD working group on business and the economy

Awards and honours

Knight of the French Legion of Honour

Bernhard Weiß Medal of the Association of Jewish Soldiers (RjF)

Order of Merit of the Federal Republic of Germany

Grand Decoration of Honour in Gold of the Republic of Austria

Goldene Ehrenabzeichen des Deutschen Reservistenverbandes

Honorary Member of the Chair of the German Parlamentarian Society (DPG)

Golden Badge of Honour of the Bundeswehr-Sozialwerk

Golden Badge of Honour of the German Lifeguard