Viviane Reding received the Burda Award


Viviane Reding, EU Justice Commissioner and Vice-President of the European Commission received the Aenne Burda Award for Creative Leadership at the international DLD Conference in Munich on 19 January 2014. The Aenne Burda Award honours influential female public figures for their visionary and successful ideas. Viviane Reding is regarded as a builder of Europe and with her past achievements and visionary projects she stands for overcoming borders and promoting her goals with conviction and courage.

The eulogy was delivered by Cherie Blair, an active human rights defender and wife of a former British prime minister.