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Addressing Antisemitism in Germany, Poland, Ukraine, the US and online
We are excited to share three of the eleven projects that were selected to receive funding through our most recent grant competition.
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HIA Junior 2019 Climate and Human Rights
Do you want to make the world a little bit more beautiful and cleaner? Are you between 14 and 18 years old? Are you interested in climate, human rights, and sustainability? Sign up now for HIA Junior 2019!
Humanity in Action to host benefit: "How to Fix Capitalism"
Humanity in Action is pleased to announce an upcoming benefit, "How to Fix Capitalism" to take place this fall.
Conference & Action Academy on Projects against Antisemitism
From October 24-27, 2019, Humanity in Action hosts a Conference & Action Academy in Berlin to discuss and develop the most promising project proposals submitted in our latest Grant Competition. The project is made possible due to the generous support from the Foundation EVZ.
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Interview Ai WeiWei
Humanity in Action is pleased to share a 32 minute video of an hour-long conversation on the role of art and organizations like Humanity in Action in upholding civil democracies and humanity in our current, turbulent times with Judith Goldstein and the renowned Chinese artist Ai Weiwei at his studio in Berlin.
Views from the South Podcast
Through this podcast episode, four of our John Lewis Fellows want to deconstruct misconceptions people have of the US South as well as those that Southerners have of Atlanta.
Health Equity and the Fight for Food Justice in Bridgeport, CT
After her 2019 Amsterdam Fellowship, Zoe Robbin learned that food equity is an under-publicized and highly impactful issue in Bridgeport.
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07 Offices in the USA & Europe
211 Ongoing Action Projects
The Bertelsmann Foundation, Andrew Keen and Us on How to Fix Democracy
We are a community creating change.
Senior Fellow Esra Karakaya hosts an online talk show BlackRockTalk, discussing social phenomenas and global experiences from a youthful and intellectual perspective.
Cincinatti and Us
Senior Fellow Lydia Ghuman led a Summer Fellowship for high schoolers to Cincinnati focusing on local social justice issues.
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Every year, new Humanity in Action Fellows come together in six cities across Europe and the United States to study how and why people confront intolerance and protect democratic values.
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135 Fellows per year