The Centre for European Studies (CES) at Carleton University and the Friedrich Ebert Foundation (Washington Office) are pleased to host a lecture, “European Social Democracy: Crisis and Renewal”, featuring Rolf Mützenich, a member of the German Bundestag.
About the Lecture: Following difficult election results in Germany, Austria and the Czech Republic this fall, Social Democracy in Europe is facing yet again calls for a fundamental renewal. What led to the current crisis of a political movement that contributed like few others to shape contemporary Europe and modern Germany.
About the Speaker: Rolf Mützenich has been a Member of the German Bundestag for the Social Democratic Party (SPD) since 2002. He is the SPD’s Deputy Parliamentary Leader in charge of foreign policy, defence, and human rights.