Starting from February 1st, the programme for awards & travel grants of the Schwarzkopf Foundation will be led by a new person as the current head of programme Ilka Keuper retires from her position. The foundation would like to warmly thank Ilka for her long dedication and engagement to its work, and wishes her all the best for the new chapter in her life!
The programme will be lead from February onwards by Anna Saraste who has been working in-house as a project manager for the European Youth Parliament since February 2016. Anna ...Read More
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2016 was a difficult year for Europe. First and foremost, we saw a majority of British voters voice their wish to leave the European Union. In Poland, a new media law prompted Martin Schulz to warn against a “dangerous putinisation of European politics”. The success of German and European populists in playing to deep resentments and widespread desires for more national autonomy showed us more clearly than ever that many people do not feel included in Europe.Read More