Senior Fellow Matt Bowlby is Co-Producer of The Unreturned, a new documentary film about refugees from the Iraq War. The film will premier on Sunday, April 25th at The 28th Annual Minneapolis-St Paul Int'l Film Festival. Detials at www.theunreturned.com. Click here to see an interview with the film's director, Nathan Fisher. Synopsis: Iraq’s continuing middle class refugee disaster… Read more
News & Events
HIA is excited to announce a Senior Fellows seminar and study trip to Bosnia and Herzegovina.
Running from May 9-15, the program will be based in Sarajevo and will consist of a challenging mix of seminars, lectures and site visits, including day trips to Srebrenica and Mostar. This program is ideal for Senior Fellows interested in Bosnia and Herzegovina, ethnic conflict, war crimes,… Read more
Humanity in Action France hosted a workshop in Paris this past January entitled Diversity: How to Encourage a European Debate.
Fifteen European civil society members, including HIA Senior Fellows, came from Sweden, Denmark, Cyprus, the Netherlands, Romania, the Czech Republic, France and Germany to take part in the workshop. The participants engaged in a series of seminars and… Read more
Fellows, Senior Fellows, Board Members and friends of HIA joined together for three days of an intense and inspiring program.
The program included:
- discussions, workshops, film screenings, and the opportunity to meet nearly 200 outstanding young leaders in the HIA community;
- Presentations from leading academics and activists, politicians and journalists,…
On May 24th HIA participated in a soccer tournament organized by Paris Foot Gay, a French NGO working to end homophobia in sports. The b.yourself tournament was held at the Parc des Princes, and hosted teams from various civil rights organizations.
HIA's team, led by Board Member Majid El Jarroudi and coached by Director of HIA France, Tara Dickman, won first place in the competition… Read more
Shining Hope for Communities, a non-profit organization co-created by HIA Senior Fellow Kennedy Odede, won the 2010 Dell Social Innovation Competition Grand Prize ($50,000), and the People’s Choice Award ($1,000).
The Dell Social Innovation Competition is an international contest among current college students who propose projects to “make the world a better place.”… Read more
HIA Senior Fellow Oksana Dekhtiarova Introduces New Conference: "Exploring the Intercultural Reality of the Eastern Ukraine"May 18, 2010
A new conference, Exploring the Intercultural Reality of the Eastern Ukraine, will take place on May 19th, 2010 in Luhansk, Ukraine.
Organized by HIA Senior Fellow Oksana Dekhtiarova, and part of the Ambassadors of Change project, the conference will engage young Ukrainians and foreign students living in Ukraine on issues of tolerance, human rights and democracy. Topics will… Read more