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Announcing the Humanity in Action Detroit Grand Competition winner Asma Baban
Senior Fellow Asma Baban won the Humanity in Action Detroit Grant Competition 2020, she is a 2017 Detroit fellow! Her project, Parks&Lite, will work on community revitalization, placemaking, and urban development in Detroit.
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Bilateral Comparative Social Coehsion Forum
The Foundation EVZ and Humanity in Action will hold a virtual Bilateral Comparative Social Coehsion Forum from October 27 to 28, 2020. Delegations from Germany and the United States will explore the complex and contested relationship among aspects of “Social Cohesion and Combustion.”
How to Fix Democracy Live Session 5
How to Fix Democracy is hosting a live session with guests Sara Minkara, Allister Chang, Danielle Goonan, and Matt Haney on October 13, 2020. Hosted by Andrew Keen, they will discuss the relationship of democracy to work, civic government, inclusion, and literacy.
Announcing the recipients of the 2020 racial equity grant
We are delighted to announce the recipients of the 2020 Humanity in Action Racial Equity Grant! Senior Fellows Jalyn Radziminski, Jasmine Rashid, Michael Scott, and Samson Lim will receive grants to create new initiatives or further their existing projects that focus on racial justice in the US.
The Bertelsmann Foundation, Humanity in Action & Andrew Keen on How to Fix Democracy: The Interview Series & Live Sessions
How to Fix Democracy: The Documentary Film
Action Projects are as diverse as Humanity in Action Fellows. Fellows apply their new knowledge and perspectives to the communities they impact—in whatever format they find meaningful.
Stonewall: 50 Years Later, A Talk about the LGBTQ Community in the U.S. and Perú
A presentation and open discussion about the struggle, then and now, for LGBTQ rights and acceptance in Trujillo, Perú.
35 was an interactive art project at the Montclair Art Museum; it raised awareness about the life expectancy rate for Black transgender women.
Excavating Atlanta: A Podcast Series
Senior Fellow Virginia Spinks created Excavating Atlanta, a podcast series which explores the history and residual effects of structural inequality in the City of Atlanta.