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Grand Prix Winner: United World Colleges in Pune (India) and Freiburg

Together, they applied for the One World Award: the UWC sister schools in India and Freiburg convinced the OWA jury with their holistic approach to education and their strong focus on biodiversity and sustainability. A nice example of a cooperation between two schools in different parts of the world sharing a vision and mission to create a more peaceful world.

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“Here, I feel free, I feel me.”

Zuhal from Afghanistan has been a student at UWC Robert Bosch College for a year. In October 2015, she came to Germany with her family, as a refugee from Afghanistan. In this short video by journalist Philine Sauvageot, Zuhal and her mother speak about their new life in Germany and their home, Afghanistan, now and then.

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On the run: Portrait about John Michael from the Democratic Republic of the Congo

For 8 years, he has been on the run from the Congo to Swaziland; finally, John Michael came to Freiburg in 2015 as a scholarship student, starting his program at UWC Robert Bosch College. In this portrait by journalist Philine Sauvageot, he shares some of his experiences as a refugee as well as passages from the autobiographical novel “The Journey Much Desired”, which he is in the process of writing and is planning to publish in the near future.

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Closing Ceremony 2017 live

For those who have missed the Closing Ceremony of our second generation of students: here is the link to the complete event on YouTube, inclduing speeches chair of our board Dr. Christof Bosch as well as guest of honor H.R.H. Princess Sarvath al-Hassan.