Gesine Schwan

Gesine Schwan is President of the Humboldt-Viadrina Governance Platform. She is the former president of Viadrina European University, a German political science professor, and member of the Social Democratic Party of Germany where she is chairing the Fundamental Values Commission. The party has already nominated her twice in the past, as a candidate for the federal presidential elections.

It is time for the courage to show solidarity!

German SPD do not have a reputation for being particularly solidary or fair towards our neighbours. Now, they have a new chance to prove that reputation wrong.

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Migration for a new european asylum

Some voters are pro-EU and wish to maintain the status quo. Others consider the crisis to be the result of excessive integration,

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