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Humanity in Action Announces the Recipients of the 2016 Lantos and Pat Cox Fellowship Programs

January 27, 2016 Tags: pat cox, lantos

January 27, 2016 – Humanity in Action is pleased to announce the recipients of the 2016 Lantos-Humanity in Action Congressional Fellowship and its sister program in Brussels, the Pat… Read more

Humanity in Denmark Announces the Rwanda Study Trip

September 16, 2015 Tags: genocide, rwanda, holocaust education

September 16, 2015 – Humanity in Action Denmark invites you to join the first-ever Rwanda Study Trip, titled Reconciliation After Genocide. This study tour will examine the history of the genocide, the reconciliation and the present course of Rwandan… Read more

Humanity in Action Denmark Launches Gender & Identity in the Global South Event Series

August 06, 2015 Tags: lgbt, asylum and immigration, human rights strategies

August 5, 2015 – Humanity in Action Denmark is excited to announce the program for Gender & Identity in the Global South. Six LGBT activists have been invited to Denmark from Kenya, Uganda and Pakistan to discuss Gender & Identity in the Global South during Copenhagen Pride week… Read more

Atlanta City Council Celebrates Launch of John Lewis Fellowship

July 09, 2015 Tags: race and ethnicity, human rights strategies

July 9, 2015 — Humanity in Action and The National Center for Civil and Human Rights, Inc., are pleased to announce that the City Council of Atlanta has proclaimed July 9, 2015, to be The John Lewis Fellowship Day.

The proclamation was presented to the program staff and Fellows… Read more

Humanity in Action Releases Schedule for International Conference in The Hague

June 19, 2015 Tags: reconciliation, law and transitional justice, mechanisms of human rights protection

June 19 — Humanity in Action is pleased to annouce the complete program schedule and list of speakers for the Sixth Annual Humanity in Action International Conference. The confere will take place in The Hague, the Netherlands from June 25-28, 2015. Read more

Humanity in Action and The National Center for Civil and Human Rights Announce the 2015 John Lewis Fellows

June 10, 2015 Tags: civil rights, race, human rights strategies

June 10, 2015 — Humanity in Action and The National Center for Civil and Human Rights, Inc. are pleased to announce the names of the 28 recipients of the 2015 John Lewis Fellowship. Click here to… Read more

President Clinton and Congressman John Lewis Speak about Humanity in Action

April 24, 2015 Tags: media, hia programs

Humanity in Action is celebrating 16 years of educational programming in 2014. To mark this occasion, Humanity in Action produced a film that highlights its mission, programs and Senior Fellows. Judith Goldstein, founder and Executive Director, and the Humanity in Action staff would like to thank their… Read more

Humanity in Action Denmark Holds Major Conference on European Roma

April 08, 2015

April 8th – Today marks the launch of Humanity in Action Denmark's "I AM ROMA" conference, which seeks to enhance the understanding and knowledge of human rights and minority issues as well as equal rights and dignity for Romani people in Denmark and Europe.  On the International Day of the Roma, this event will discuss the social, political and economic reality of European… Read more

Registration Now Open for the International Conference in The Hague

April 01, 2015

March 31 — Registration is now open for the Sixth Annual Humanity in Action International Conference in The Hague, taking place June 25-28.

This 2015 International Conference, titled “Gateway to Justice: The Hague,” will… Read more

Humanity in Action Publishes Book on Diplomacy and Diversity

March 15, 2015

Humanity in Action is proud to release Transatlantic Perspectives on Diplomacy and Diversity, the latest publication from Humanity in Action Press. This collection features selected essays from the 2014 Diplomacy and Diversity Fellows, who convened in Washington, Paris and Brussels in May and June 2014. This new… Read more