Laura Tietz

Folks in those stories had lots of chances of turning back, only they didn’t. They kept going because they were holding on to something. That there is some good in this world, Mr. Frodo, and it’s worth fighting for.

– Samweis Gamgee


In her role as SIA Austria Coordinator, Laura is responsible for coordinating the Social Impact Award program in Austria. Her tasks include the development and implementation of all program-specific events and workshops as well as the overall incubation and development of the Social Impact Award Austria. She manages the cooperation with partners and volunteers of the Social Impact Award Austria. Laura represents the Social Impact Award Austria to the public and the global network of the Social Impact Award.

Laura holds a B.A. in Cultural and Social Anthropology and a Master’s degree in International Development and therefore has a broad knowledge of social issues, especially on a structural and systemic level. This ranges from gender-specific to sociological and cultural aspects.


Laura Tietz SIA Austria Coordinator Social Impact Award gGmbH