Anahita Neghabat is Young European of the Year: online activist fights right-wing populism with memes
The Schwarzkopf Foundation Young Europe awards Anahita Neghabat as Young European of 2022. Anahita Neghabat, 26, from Austria is a social anthropologist and political educator. She uses political memes to counter ring-wing populism and racism and to advocate for gender justice, involving thousands of young people with political topics. For her activism and commitment to strengthening democracy with digital tools, she is awarded 5000 Euro.