Cottbus is growing! But also for everyone, please!

Robert Amat Kreft

Robert Amat Kreft

City councillor since 2014

Age: Strange, getting older every day (51 years old)
What do I stand for?
A question that constantly occupies me personally. The individual development opportunities of every
individual development opportunities should form the core of every political commitment
You have to remember: what I give to one person, I take away from another. And
Compromises (thus) have a bitter aftertaste. Regardless of the content of my decisions
it is important to me to present them to the citizens in a transparent and comprehensible manner.
to the citizens.

My priorities/visions are:

Preservation and further development of Cottbus’s SUBkultur (SUB!)
  • sustainable urban development
  • representing Sorbian issues until the language is normalised
  • Urban gentrification – no, thank you!
  • Digitalisation – yes, but…
  • Cannabis model city Cottbus-Please!
  • Equal opportunities for all

Previous commitment:

  • Support for student projects and start-ups
  • Fundraising for and organisational support of the “Kelle für Umme” in the Corona winter 2020/21
  • Planning, organisation and coordination of (inter-) cultural events, festivals, concerts, film screenings and art exhibitions
  • Co-founding of Freifunk Cottbus e.V.
  • Co-founding of the Strombad e.V.
Specific project: Everything that comes up.
Professional experience: Self-employed
Successful/unsuccessful applications:
  • Application for video transmission of specialised committees (success)
  • Funds for Sorbian city culture (success)
  • Abolition of the entertainment tax for dance events (success)
  • Retention of the voluntary benefit in the first residence model for students (nevertheless reduction)
  • Freifunk Cottbus Vs. city (unsuccessful)
  • Examination of the possibility of a citizen ticket in Cottbus in 2018 (has taken place)
  • Approval and support of balcony power plants by GWC for existing and new buildings

    (defeat, stay tuned)

Constituency 2: City centre, Ströbitz

How to reach me personally

I am here for you

Do you have any questions or would you like to talk to me personally about politics in Cottbus? I will be happy to get in touch with you. Contact me via the following e-mail address and I will get back to you shortly.