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Here you get news from Young Europe, calls for applications for our programmes and awards as well as other current news from the Foundation.

  • The European Youth Parliament turns 35

    During its 35th anniversary year, the European Youth Parliament (EYP) will organise numerous events and activities to celebrate volunteering, the EYP’s journey of becoming one of the largest and enduring European youth networks, and the paramount importance of creating a peaceful, safe and united Europe.

  • Anahita Neghabat is Young European of 2022

    Anahita Neghabat is the Young European of the Year 2022! Anahita, 26, from Austria is a social anthropologist and meme making political educator. In her online activist and educational practice, Anahita uses memes as a visual vocabulary, medium and tool for political commentary, reaching a broad and young audience of almost 24 thousand people on Instagram. With the award, the foundation seeks to support this creative young voice speaking from an intersectional feminist, anti-racist and anti-authoritarian perspective.

  • Statements on the ongoing war in Ukraine

    With regard to the ongoing invasion of Russia, the Foundation's management has released a new statement. An anonymous alumnus from the European Youth Parliament (EYP) in Russia also comments on current developments.

  • Members of European Youth Parliament in Ukraine and in Russia call for peace and share their perspectives on the current situation

    Following the recent violation of international law by the Russian Federation, the Schwarzkopf Foundation and the European Youth Parliament (EYP) as one of the biggest youth-led organisations in Europe make young European voices heard on the ground. Their statements as well as the ones of the Executive Directors of the foundation and of the EYP can be found in our current press release.

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