June 24 2002

SOS Children's Villages mourn the loss of Dr. Michael Gschliesser

24/06/2002 - Dr. Michael Gschliesser, the managing director of the German SOS Promoting Association Hermann Gmeiner Fonds - the association which supports SOS Children's Villages worldwide - was killed in a tragic car accident on Sunday 23 June 2002 while travelling from Kirgyzstan to Kazakhstan.

Dr. Michael Gschliesser together with Eros Ramazotti - Photo: T. Stankiewicz

Michael Gschliesser in Bahir Dar, Ethiopia, in May this year - Photo: R. Pichler