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Each year, while well-tested program components have become classics, the Fellowship focus shifts to the most pressing issues in Dutch society. Download the detailed program schedules of the Humanity in Action Amsterdam Fellowship below to get a better understanding of the topics our Fellows work on and the pedagogy we use to discuss challenging social justice issues.

A Day in the 2019 Amsterdam Fellowship

  • Wednesday, June 19

    Location: Amsterdam, the Netherlands

    • Event Time:09:30 - 10:00

      Introduction, Tropenmuseum

      • Location:Linnaeusstraat 2, 1092 CK Amsterdam, Netherlands

    • Event Time:10:00 - 12:30

      Exhibit: 'The Present of the History of Slavery'

      • Wayne Modest

        Head of Research Center for Material Culture at Tropenmuseum and Professor of Material Culture and Critical Heritage Studies

        Location:Linnaeusstraat 2, 1092 CK Amsterdam, Netherlands

    • Event Time:12:30 - 13:30

      Lunch at Eritrean Community Center

    • Event Time:13:30 - 14:00

    • Event Time:14:00 - 15:30

      Guided Tour: Black Archives & Exhibitions

      • Mitchell Esajas

        Co-Founder and Chairman of New Urban Collective, Co-Founder Black Archives

        Location:Zeeburgerdijk 19B, 1093 SK Amsterdam, Netherlands

    • Event Time:15:45 - 16:45

      Speaker Presentation: Racism and Activism in the Netherlands and the U.S.: A Comparative Perspective

      • Lucas Johnson

        Civil Rights Activist, Coordinator of the International Fellowship of Reconciliation (IFOR)

        Location:Zeeburgerdijk 19B, 1093 SK Amsterdam, Netherlands

    • Event Time:16:45 - 17:45

      Moderated Fellows Discussion

    • Event Time:17:45 - 18:00

      Community Reflection

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Impressions from the Amsterdam Fellowship

  • 2019 Amsterdam Fellows
  • Black Heritage Tour through Amsterdam