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In Support of Ukraine
Humanity in Action is compelled to speak out in opposition to the Russian invasion of Ukraine. Read our official statement.
News from Humanity in Action on Ukraine
Zuzanna Krzatala Houses Ukrainian Refugees
Humanity in Action Senior Fellow and now staff member of the Polish office, Zuzanna Krzatala, opens up her home to a family of Ukrainian refugees.
Magdalena Szarota speaks at a Lancaster University rally
Magda Szarota, a human rights advocate and the Ombudsperson of Humanity in Action Poland, recently spoke at a rally in solidarity with Ukrainian people. The event was organized by Lancaster University Student Union.
Senior Fellow and Activist Daria Kalenyuk interrupts media conference in Warsaw to challenge Boris Johnson over the UK’s response to the Russia-Ukraine crisis.
Teaching Academy Webinars
Teachers across the country are challenged daily by questions about the war in Ukraine. Pupils in Danish schools are influenced by news and media images, and they ask interested and concerned questions. What would your students like to know about Ukraine? And what would you, as a teacher, like to know more about in order to answer their questions? Watch our webinars designed especially for teachers. (The webinars are in Danish).
Webinar: Europe after the war in Ukraine
With the invasion of Ukraine, Russia has used hard power on a continent that thought this kind of war belonged in the 20th century. What will the war mean for European politics and self-understanding? What will be the long-term consequences? Find out more about the broader meaning of the war in Ukarine in this webinar with Historian Uffe Østergaard.
Webinar: Ukraine - History, Society, Culture
Watch our webinar on Ukrainian society, culture, and history with Director of Ukrainian-Danish Youth House - and Senior Fellow - Julie Arnfred Bojesen. Julie presents key facts about the country's history, culture, language, and society, and answeres questions from teachers.
News from Humanity in Action Denmark
Three reasons to spend your vacation on the school bench
The university paper "Uniavisen", from the University of Copenhagen, features an article (in Danish) about Summer schools. One of the summer schools described is the Humanity in Action Fellowship.
Explore the 2021 Copenhagen Fellowship Open Events
The 2021 Copenhagen Fellowship hosted several events open to the public. The audience was invited to untangle complex issues related to the Unity of the Realm and Human Rights or look into current events with our Fellows, as well as discuss what civic engagement and action means in 2021.
Presenting the Podcast Series: 'Stories From the Unity of the Realm'
In this podcast series the 2020 Copenhagen Fellows delve into some of the topics covered in the 2020 Copenhagen Fellowship. Find out more about the podcasts here.
We connect passionate people.
All our Fellows conduct a hands-on local civil society initiative. Check out some of our community's projects.
No Straws Attached
Senior Fellow Priyanka Klara leads the charge against waste through a business-focused campaign to reduce needless straw use.
Global Health on the Streets of Aarhus
Senior Fellow Simon Bech biked around Aarhus, Denmark with a trailer in tow to spread awareness of the social aspects to global health issues while funding field work by MSF.
HER Docs Film Festival
HER Docs Film Festival is the first documentary film festival in Poland presenting the oeuvre of womxn filmmakers.
Become a Fellow
Every year, new Humanity in Action Fellows come together in six cities across Europe and the United States to study how and why people resist intolerance and protect democratic values.
01 Year duration
150 Fellows per year