Annemarie Cordes

Board Member

Annemarie Cordes is a sociologist with many years of experience in the field of international youth exchange. From 1982 to 1990 she was the Youth education officer of the Protestant Youth Educational Centre Haus Kreisau in Berlin. From 1989 to 2011 she was the chairman of the Kreisau-Initiative and a member of the Board of Trustees of the Krzyżowa Foundation for European Understanding since its establishment in 1990 until 2011. Annemarie Cordes is member of the Board of Trustees of the Freya von Moltke Foundation for the New Kreisau. In 2008 she received the "Unity Prize - Citizenship Award to German Unity" from the Federal Agency for Civic Education for "her convincing commitment to the European unification between East and West".