November 25 2005

Michail Gorbachev honours SOS mothers as "Women of the Year"

25/11/2005 - On the occasion of the 50th anniversary of the German association SOS-Kinderdorf e.V., Margarete Gehring, from Diessen, Ammersee, will receive this year's Women's World Award in the name of all SOS mothers worldwide, in the category of "social commitment", from the hands of Michail Gorbachev.

SOS mother from Brandenburg, Germany - Photo: F. Einkemmer

SOS mother from Ndjamena, Chad - Photo: C. Ngo Biyack

SOS mother from Estelí, Nicaragua - Photo: M. Jaramillo

SOS mother from Iloilo, Philippines - Photo: K. Snozzi