Herta Margarete Habsburg-Lothringen

Position / Funktion: President

Herta Margarete Habsburg-Lothringen was born in Austria and has been a very active and successful entrepreneur for many years, participating in numerous social projects. In 2000, for example, she launched the private initiative “Die Flamme des Friedens – Flame of Peace” and is the founder and president of the Association for the Promotion of Peace, a non-profit, non-partisan and non-religious association for the promotion of peace-building measures and individuals. Furthermore, she is committed to animal, environmental and nature protection and supports charitable projects and crisis relief actions.

She has already received many awards for her professional and private commitment, such as the “Cross of merit in Gold” from the Republic of Austria and “The President’s Volunteer Service Award” from the President of the United States.

Herta Margarete Habsburg-Lothringen is the mother of three grown-up children, a passionate cook and carries her personal interest in Austrian culture and tradition out into the world.

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