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Eva Haller

Chairwoman of the Board · President of the Academy ·

Born in Romania, Eva grew up in Vienna and studied journalism and linguistics in New York, Brussels and Tel Aviv. Volunteering engagements in Frankfurt, Düsseldorf and Krefeld. Already at a young age Eva displayed an interest in work with children and youths in the field of intercultural and interreligious exchange as well as social development. It was these experiences that defined many of her later activities and led her down the path towards Korczak’s pedagogy. After staying in Italy for many years, Eva relocated to Munich in 2006. Since 2009, she has been leading the Academy on a voluntary basis.