• About us

    "We connect people to make them see and feel the values of SOS Children's Villages!"

  • Find us

    Route planner, bus schedule and directions to the Hermann Gmeiner Academy in Innsbruck.

  • Contact us

    Hermann Gmeiner Academy
    6020 Innsbruck, Austria
    phone: +43 512 3316


We inform that most of our social and cultural events are in German. Nevertheless, we can, on request, provide translation assistance.

  • Findings of the Harvesting 2019 Workshop

    21 SOS-co-workers from 19 countries came together to share their experiences at our "SOS Children's Villages Knowledge Harvesting". We distilled knowledge using appreciative inquiry, collective story harvesting, design for wiser action, world café and daily evening circles at the “fire place”. more on YouTube
  • MA Program in Peace Studies

    One module of the this years' summer term of the MA Program in Peace, Development, Security and International Conflict Transformation of the University of Innsbruck took place at the Hermann Gmeiner Acadamy. In the previous 15 years we welcomed thus 420 students from 80 countries. more ...
  • Harvesting 2019

    From 27th May to 3rd June 21 experienced SOS Children’s co-workers from around the world gathered for the Harvesting Knowledge Sharing Workshop 2019 took at the Hermann Gmeiner Academy. Immerse yourself into their inspiring stories. more ...
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