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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

Humanity in Action Releases Six New Action Project Videos

September 11, 2014 Tags: action projects

Humanity in Action is pleased to release six new videos on the outstanding work of its Senior Fellows. The videos below offer a brief overview of six Action Projects, which are a central component of the Humanity in Action Fellowship. The videos premiered at the 2014 Humanity in Action… Read more

Humanity in Action Holds Its Fifth International Conference in S√łnderborg, Denmark

June 26, 2014 Tags: hia conference, hia events, hia programs, denmark

The Fifth Annual Humanity in Action International Conference is taking place in Sønderborg, Denmark from Thursday, June 26 through Sunday, June 29.

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The 2014 Humanity in Action Fellowship Begins in Europe

June 09, 2014 Tags: hia programs, paris, berlin, copenhagen, warsaw, amsterdam

The 2014 Humanity in Action Fellowship began on May 31 in Amsterdam, Berlin, Copenhagen, Paris and Warsaw. Humanity in Action selected 113 outstanding Fellows from Bosnia and Herzegovina, Denmark, Germany, Greece, France, The Netherlands, Poland, Turkey, Ukraine and the United States to participate in this year’s program.

All participants will gather in Sønderborg,… Read more

Humanity in Action Announces the 2014 Recipients of the Diplomacy & Diversity Fellowship

April 04, 2014

April 4, 2014—Humanity in Action announced today the names of the 24 inaugural recipients of the Diplomacy and Diversity Fellowship. The 2014 Diplomacy and Diversity Fellowship will bring together American and European graduate students for an intense and intellectually challenging program in Washington, D.C. and Paris from May 17 to June 14, 2014. The 2014… Read more

20 Years in the Shadow: The Role and Possibilities of the Youth in Rwanda after the Genocide

February 25, 2014 Tags: rwanda, genocide, remembrance, denmark, copenhagen

20 Years in the Shadow - Rwanda 2014 from Humanity in Action Denmark.

Humanity in Action Denmark commemorated the 20th anniversary of the genocide in Rwanda during the first week of March. The project brought two… Read more

Humanity in Action Denmark Hosts Free2Choose-Create Program

January 29, 2014 Tags: media, denmark, copenhagen, education, tech and human rights

Humanity in Action Denmark hosted 16 students from all of Scandinavia in a Free2Choose-Create seminar in Copenhagen this January, partnering with the Peace House in Uppsala and the Anne Frank House in Amsterdam. The Free2Choose-Create program is a concept developed by the Anne Frank House, in which young people from different regions and countries are brought together to discuss human rights… Read more

Meet the 2014 Lantos-Humanity in Action Congressional Fellows

December 13, 2013

Humanity in Action is proud to introduce the 2014 Lantos-Humanity in Action Congressional Fellows. 

Each year, Humanity in Action and the Lantos Foundation for Human Rights and Justice bring together a small group of outstanding students and young professionals from around the world for four-month professional fellowships at the United States Congress. The Lantos-Humanity in… Read more