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Application (11 STAGES) for special educational tasks
On March 3, we organized a webinar on "Unforgettable history lessons. How to include applications in historical education?", focused on the first educational and activist mobile application of its kind, 11 STAGES, created by Humanity in Action Polska.
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.
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.
All our Fellows conduct a hands-on local civil society initiative, an "Action Project." Check out some of our community's projects from recent months.
ARTIVISM - on the use of Art as a social transformation tool
Inspired by the collective actions of Youth Peace Ambassadors Network, Maciej Rotowski of the 2019 Warsaw Fellowship organized a 5 day-long training on artivism in Spain. Together with YPAN he brought together artists and activists and equipped them with necessary tools to advance peace and human rights.
Musings on patriotism, Polishness and... pierogi!
Natalia Grzankowska and Julia Konarska of the 2019 HIA Warsaw Fellowship share on their IG profile @kto_ty_jestes personal stories of belonging and identity, in particular giving voice to Poland’s historically marginalized groups.
“Stereotype Breakers”. Perception of Jewish community and culture in Poland
Magdalena Fuchs has long been fascinated by the Jewish culture and interreligious dialogue. It was only natural that her idea for the Action Project had to involve education and tolerance. As a lawyer and human rights activist, she knows best the value of teaching solidarity with minority groups and the real danger of hate speech.
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