Action Projects - Germany

Inspiring young people to take action in their communities around the world

Alternative Four Questions: Social Justice Seder

New York | 2019

Hannah Joy Sachs

Senior Fellow Hannah Joy Sachs decided to connect the historic story of Passover to contemporary human rights and representation concerns around the world.

Queering Health Resources for the Spanish-Speaking Community

Athens, GA | 2019

Laurel Hiatt

Laurel Hiatt partnered with Equitas Healthcare to translate LGBT health documents into Spanish, as this intersectional community is often under-served.

Queering Health Resources for the Spanish-Speaking Community

Berlin | 2018

Esra Karakaya

Senior Fellow Esra Karakaya hosts an online talk show BlackRockTalk, discussing social phenomenas and global experiences from a youthful and intellectual perspective.

Intersectionality in Danish Preschools

Copenhagen | 2018

Malte Breiding Hansen

Senior Fellow Malte Hansen developed Intersectional Teaching Practices for Humanity in Action Denmark's Teacher Academy in 2018.

Intersectionality in Danish Preschools
Intersectionality it: the Movement to end Gender Based Violence


Cameron Kinker

Senior Fellow Cameron Kinker worked with students on campuses across the United States to implement awareness-raising campaigns on the intersectionality of gender-based violence.

Poster Presentation One Love
How to be an Ally? Videos for Dialogue and Action

Northfield, MN | 2017

Gage Garretson, Merve Mert

Senior Fellows Gage Garretson and Merve Mert created a collaborative video series aimed at opening sustained dialogue and providing practical opportunities for allyship on college campuses.

Updating Boston College Law School's Non-discrimination Policy

Boston | 2017

Sean Patrick McGinley

Seeking to create a space of legal protection for all genders, Senior Fellow Sean Patrick McGinley petitioned Boston College Law School to implement a gender-inclusive non-discrimination policy.

Gender and Identity

Konstanz | 2017

Gerlinde Theunissen

Senior Fellow Gerlinde Theunissen led a discussion and film screenings on the topic "Gender and Identity" in order to think about and raise awareness of gender inequality in Germany.

Gender and Identity

Explore Action Videos

  • Miman’s Story

    Multi-media educational materials about Gadjé-racism (anti-Roma racism) to accompany the documentary film and transmedia project “with WINGS and ROOTS”

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  • Pull The Brake on Discrimination Against Roma was a large-scale awareness campaign fighting Antiziganism / hatred towards Roma in Europe.


  • Return of the Nazi’s or Childrens Scribbles?

    The "Wave of Smears“ in 1959/1960 in the city of Hamburg illustrated how latent Antisemitism can escalate in a democratic society within a few days. This project raises awareness of covert Antisemitism, educates about the history of hateful graffiti in Hamburg and develops teaching materials.


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