Hermann Gmeiner Award winners 2000-2009
Hermann Gmeiner Award winners 2009
The Hermann Gmeiner Award 2009 went to Kersti Kukk from Estland and to Sandra Bürger from Austria. Kersti Kukk grew up in SOS Children’s Village Keila and studied political science with specialisation to international relations. Sandra Bürger had to care for her diseased father and for herself very early in her life. When she was 15 years old, Sandra obtained support from the SOS programme “Haus am Lohbach”. She was nominated for the steering team of Quality4Children and took part in the elaboration of the Q4C Standards.