To move something and make the world a better place. The reason why Anabel Ternès has been committed to volunteer work since her childhood. Her focus has always been on education, health and sustainability.
Anabel Ternès has established a number of initiatives, projects and organizations. Currently, the focus of her commitment is on her own organization GetYourWings, which focuses on training digital competence.
Anabel Ternès was a member of women’s advisory board of the HVB, has been responsible for PR concerning Amnesty International Berlin Brandenburg, was a member of the jury to select the Deutscher Jugendliteraturpreis, mentor at Neue Deutsche Medienmacher and Deutschlandstiftung Integration. She is ambassador for Same Sky and Make A Wish, member of the Charta der Vielfalt, the mentor at Startup Teens and member of the advisory board of NFTE Germany.
Anabel Ternès is also very active in juries, e. g. the Goethe Institut as well as the Talentmanagement Award and the Victress Award. Since 2015 she has been organizing events together with partners in the startup scene where experts – mostly from Germany – meet to discuss and develop topics like Digitalization, Startup education and the support of female founders with migrant backgrounds. These meetings were organized in cooperation with partners like hub:raum, eit digital and et venture.
Anabel Ternès is Managing Director of the International Institute for Sustainability Management (IISM), which organizes worldwide projects and hosts events about sustainability such as the Diversity Tag and the Impact Forum.