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The Humanity in Action Fellowship investigates human rights, democracy, and structural injustice. Fellows are challenged to understand their host country’s unique history of injustice, its present struggles to encompass groups with minoritized cultures and identities, and the future of its democratic values.
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You Are the Difference
I think there are three things right now that Humanity in Action can accomplish from a civil society perspective: draw the line, emphasize the difference, and provide a public space for the exchange of ideas on how to move forward as a network.
The World After Corona
Senior Fellow Carolin Wiedemann wrote two articles in the forthcoming book "The World After Corona".
Cukunft Jewish Association recognized by the BRaVE Award panel of experts
Congratulations to Cukunft Jewish Association and Aleksandra Wilczura for having their project “Local Narratives of Diversity in Action: Against Urban Antisemitism and Social Exclusion” recognized by the BRaVE Award panel of experts.
With How to Fix Democracy, we unravel the fragile state of our democracies in Europe and the United States.
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PAX Power to the People x HIA Talks: Activism: profession, hobby, or lifestyle?
In the context of the National Peace Week 2020, Humanity in Action The Netherlands, in collaboration with PAX Power to the People, organized the event ACTIVISM: PROFESSION, HOBBY, OR LIFESTYLE? On Sunday September 20th, 2020, we spoke with several ‘changemakers’ about their activism.
Congressman John Lewis: An Offscreen Moment
The solemnity only deepened when the smallest of the three boys said, “I want to be like you when I grow up.” To which the Congressman replied, “We need you now.”
In Memory of Breonna Taylor
In response to the murder of Breonna Taylor, a 26-year old black woman murdered in her sleep by police in Louisville, Kentucky, Senior Fellow Melissa Serrano wrote this poem to honor her life and death at the hands of an unjust justice system.
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Talking About Inequality
Senior Fellows Tess Luttikhuis and Annelie Boeren developed a short intersectional educational program with first-year secondary school students through an interactive game on the theme of inequality in Dutch society.
Wheels: A Vocational Program for Roma Girls
Through the Wheels program, Senior Fellow Rafaela Tsinafournioti introduces Roma girls to a variety of professions through discussion, activities, and interviews with professionals.
See beyond the realities our tribes want us to see.
Local in our activities, international in our collaboration, global in our reach.
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211 Ongoing Action Projects