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In Memoriam – Harry van den Bergh
To our deepest regret our dear Harry van den Bergh passed away on Friday March 20 at the age of 77.
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Short Film Co-Produced by Senior Fellow Tamar Guttmann Featured on Omeleto is Big Hit Online
Looking for movies to watch on the internet? Thin Ice, a short film that Senior Fellow Tamar Guttmann co-produced for her Action Project, is now featured on Omeleto. The film that addresses islamophobia is a big online hit!
Atlanta Fellow Gilberto Morishaw Launches New Initiative: Keda Kas
Keda Kas connects and supports the Dutch Caribbean through adequate information and news about corona, discussions and digital social activities.
Amsterdam 2019 Fellow Laura Kok on Trans Youth
In extension of the TranScreen film festival Laura makes and produces podcasts on the subject of trans youth.
As part of the Humanity in Action Fellowship, our Fellows are tasked with developing impactful projects in their own communities.
Short Film: 'Thin Ice'
‘Thin Ice’ is a short film about the growing fear of attacks in the Netherlands. The film addresses islamophobia, shows what happens in the mind of someone who allows himself to be led by feelings of distrust and aims to make the implications and consequences of our fear for terrorist attacks a topic for discussion.
Stories of Womanhood
Stories of Womanhood is an initiative of Sharona Badloe and Sophia Blijden that aims to show the power of a personal story. In academic and political discussions on feminism, sexism, and discrimination, polarization seems to be omnipresent.
Definitely Family: Cross-border Families
Merel started her Action Project in the summer of 2017. She and her father left the Netherlands for Tajikistan by car. The goal was to meet families along the way to find out who they saw as an indispensable part of their family.
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 confront intolerance and protect democratic values.
01 Year duration
135 Fellows per year