Action Projects

Our community takes action to defend human rights around the world. Explore our Action Projects here.

Educating Youth in BiH on the Holocaust in Višegrad Countries

Sarajevo | 2017

Ehlimana Memisevic, Jasmin Hasić

The course reader includes an in-depth thematic discussion of the Visegrad post-Holocaust context, the links between war and genocide, as well as of ideology, the power of the state and bureaucracy, and propaganda and mass media in relation to genocide in all V4 countries.

Do we want to remember?

Shanghai, China | 2017

Suncica Bruck

A group of local high school students learn and discuss more about the events of the Holocaust in Shanghai

Space & Memory: The Presence of Jewish Absence in Poland's Contemporary Landscape

2016

Łukasz Posłuszny, Michelle Shofet, Marissa Sophia Schneiderman

Humanity in Action Senior Fellows Łukasz Posłuszny, Michelle Shoft, and Marissa Sophie Schneiderman created this project, sought to re-conceptualize the ways of remembering the war and the Holocaust, and to discuss social aesthetics of monuments and alternative forms of memory in the context of trauma, and on the other hand it also promoted tolerance among young people and a desire to fight anti-Semitism.

Down the Memory Lane of the Sarajevo Jewish Community

Sarajevo | 2016

Documentary film about Sarajevo Jewish Community

Against Urban Antisemitism: Restoring the Local Jewish Presence

Wroclaw and Warsaw | 2016

Jan Kirschenbaum

Senior Fellow Jan Kirschenbaum aspires to combat nationalist prejudice and Antisemitism in Poland by stressing and making public the contributions of the Jewish community to the past and present of the country through his Action Project "Against Urban Antisemitism: Restoring the Local Jewish Presence".

Against Urban Antisemitism
The "Wave of Smears“ in 1959/1960

Hamburg | 2015

Anton F. Guhl, Gülay Gün

The "Wave of Smears“ in 1959/1960 is a project that aims to raise awareness of covert Antisemitism, educate about the history of hateful graffiti, and develop teaching materials in Hamburg.

University of Wisconsin Interfaith Network

Madison, WI | 2015

Kyra Fox

As a response to the global terrorist attacks in November of 2015, Senior Fellow Kyra Fox organized an interfaith vigil together with several students of other faiths from the University of Wisconsin in Madison (UW-Madison).

UW Interfaith Network
The Anne Frank Project Posznań

Poznań | 2015

Sudip Bhandari, Łukasz Niparko

The Anne Frank Project Posznań, created by Senior Fellows Sudip Bhandari and Łukasz Niparko, is a intensive educational program for young people to learn about Jewish history in Poland, tolerance, and how to react when encountering Antisemitism.

AnneFrankProject