Politics PhD researcher Zarina Ahmad has been awarded a 2022 Emma Goldman Award for her achievements in feminist and inequalities research and activism.
Politics PhD researcher Zarina Ahmad was honoured with a 2022 Emma Goldman Snowball Award for innovative achievements in feminism and inequality research.
Zarina is a feminist activist against climate change and for equal rights for ethnic minorities. In her work, she promotes the inclusion of women belonging to an ethnic minority in solutions to climate change.
The award ceremony took place in Vienna on 6 September and can be watched via this link.
About the Emma Goldman Awards
In order to promote innovative research on feminist topics and inequality issues, the Dutch FLAX Foundation awards the Emma Goldman Award (endowed with EUR 50,000) and the Emma Goldman Snowball Award (endowed with EUR 10,000) to scientists from Europe every year. The awards were established in 2020 in memory of feminist activist Emma Goldman (1869-1940). Emma Goldman is considered one of the most important protagonists of American anarchism and the peace movement.