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Senior Fellow's vaccine distribution work in Ghana highlighted by The New York Times
Senior Fellow Owusu Akoto was recently featured in The New York Times for his contribution in delivering and distributing the Oxford-AstraZeneca vaccine in Ghana.
Senior Fellow Saskia Brechenmacher's Foreign Policy Article: "Representation Isn't Enough"
Senior Fellow Saskia Brechenmacher's co-authored article "Representation Isn’t Enough" was recently published on the Foreign Policy website. The article highlights that the increased representation of women in politics is not indicative of their increased political power.
Landecker Fellow Lievnath Faber's Reflections on Purim
Alfred Landecker Democracy Fellow Lievnath Faber recently wrote two Facebook post in which she reflected on the Jewish Holiday of Purim.
Individualized Tutoring: supporting students during COVID-19 in DC
Senior Fellow Allister Chang wrote a piece for The DC Line on how DC can support students during COVID-19. The article mainly focuses on the individualized tutoring, which can provide the needed support for students during these challenging times.
Anti-feminism: The patriarchy is rearing its head
Senior Fellow Carolin Wiedemann was featured in Artes feminism magazine's video series "KREATUR" (Creature). The episode, titled "Anti-feminism: The patriarchy rears its head" focuses on the countermovement of feminism - antifeminism.
Senior Fellow Helps Coordinate COVID-19 Vaccine Distribution in Ghana
Senior Fellow Owusu Akoto was on hand to help receive and distribute the first shipment of COVID-19 vaccines in Accra, Ghana.
Podcast on Medical Misinformation: Interview with Robert Skinner
In the recent episode of her podcast series "Beaumont HouseCall", Alfred Landecker Democracy Fellow Asha Shajahan interviewed Robert Skinner, Senior Special Advisor in the United Nations Department of Global Communications. They spoke about medical misinformation and the ways to push against it.
Landecker Fellow Asha Shajahan Combatting Misinformation about COVID-19: Washington Post Article
Alfred Landecker Democracy Fellow Asha Shajahan was recently featured in a Washington Post article about the front line workers fighting misinformation about COVID-19 and vaccines online.
Humanity in Action selected as a Top Summer Fellowship of 2020
ProFellow has selected the Humanity in Action Fellowship as one of its Top 10 Summer Fellowships of 2020.
Humanity in Action Fellowship Named Among 10 Fellowships for Human Rights
Humanity in Action was named by Human Rights Careers among 10 of the top Fellowships for human rights.
Humanity in Action Fellowship Named among 5 Fellowships to Keep an Eye on
The Humanity in Action Fellowship has been named by College Magazine among five Fellowships to keep an eye on, joining the ranks of Fulbright, the Watson Fellowship and Princeton.