The Woodrow Wilson Award for Corporate Citizenship.
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EADS was founded in 1999 (from left: Lagadère, Schrempp, Schröder, Jospin and Strauss-Kahn).
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Jürgen Schrempp supports economic and cultural projects in South Africa.
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Kofi Annan awarding Jürgen Schrempp the GBC Award for DaimlerChrysler's commitment.
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Thabo Mvuyelwa Mbeki was President of South Africa from 1998 to 2008.
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Gerhard Schröder congratulating Jürgen Schrempp on receiving the Woodrow Wilson Award.
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Jürgen Schrempp receiving the Order of Good Hope.
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In 2002, Jürgen Schrempp delivered a rousing speech, calling for a stop to the AIDS pandemic.
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The speech honoring the Honorary Bambi award-winners, Mandela and Schrempp, was delivered by Sabine Christiansen.
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Mandela received the German Media Prize in 1999. The speech honoring the award-winner was delivered by Jürgen Schrempp.
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EADS was listed on the stock exchange in 2000. The IPO was coordinated by Lagardère and Schrempp.
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Throughout his life Jürgen Schrempp has made a great impact and has gained important experience. Whether in the context of the awards he has received, his influence in politics and industry, or the many speeches he has given, he has always acted with integrity, passion and enthusiasm.

 

We have gathered a few examples in video format to give you a personal glimpse of his many activities.

 

 

 

How did EADS come into being, and what were the decisive factors that led to the formation of this major European project? And, what role did Jürgen Schrempp have in it? Watch a summary of the key events.  >>>

 

 

 

In 1998, Jürgen Schrempp received the Order of Good Hope presented by Nelson Mandela, President of South Africa at the time.  >>>

 

 

 

 

In 1998, Nobel Peace Prize winner Nelson Mandela was awarded the German Media Prize – his friend Jürgen Schrempp delivered a moving speech in his honor.  >>>

 


 

In 2005, Jürgen Schrempp was awarded the Woodrow Wilson Award for Corporate Citizenship for his sociopolitical commitment. This video summarizes his activities.  >>>

 

 

 

In 2004, Jürgen Schrempp and Nelson Mandela were presented with the Honorary Bambi for their commitment to the fight against HIV/AIDS. Watch the award ceremony.  >>>

 

 

 

Jürgen Schrempp has been committed to the fight against HIV/AIDS for many years. Here you can find his speech at the German AIDS Gala in Berlin, and other text extracts.  >>>

 

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"IF WE DON'T HELP SOLVE THE PROBLEMS IN SOUTHERN AFRICA LOCALLY, THE PROBLEMS WILL COME TO US. ONLY IGNORANT PEOPLE CAN FAIL TO HEED THIS WARNING."

 

Jürgen Schrempp

 

DAIMLER´S SOCIAL INVOLVEMENT IN SOUTH AFRICA

 

The Mercedes-Benz plant in East London, South Africa, is an established business player and one of the largest employers in the region.

 

The film uses three examples to illustrate the group’s social involvement in health education and services, and secondary education.

 

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