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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

Humanity in Action Denmark Will Commemorate the Rescue of the Danish Jews

August 15, 2013 Tags: holocaust, holocaust education, copenhagen, hia events, hia programs, danish rescue

Humanity in Action is pleased to announce an exciting conference that Humanity in Action Denmark is organizing this fall to commemorate the 70th anniversary of the flight and rescue of the Jews of Denmark during the Second World War.  

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Senior Fellow Mariko Silver Appointed President of Bennington College

July 07, 2013 Tags: senior fellows, education

Humanity in Action is proud to congratulate Senior Fellow Mariko Silver on her appointment as President of Bennington College in Bennington, Vermont.  Mariko Silver completed the Humanity in Action Fellowship in Denmark in 1997.  She has made outstanding contributions to Humanity in Action as a Senior Fellow, speaker… Read more

Humanity in Action Holds Its Fourth International Conference in Warsaw

July 07, 2013 Tags: warsaw, hia conference

The Fourth Annual International Conference took place in Warsaw, Poland from the evening of Thursday, June 27 through Sunday, June 30. The conference was held at the newly opened Museum of the History of Polish Jews.  Nearly 300 attendees enjoyed Read more

Humanity in Action Provides Grants to Nine Senior Fellow Projects

June 08, 2013 Tags: senior fellows, action projects, hia programs, senior fellow awards, holocaust education, health care

Humanity in Action is pleased to announce the winners of the 2013 Senior Fellow Grants Competition.

The goal of this competition is to empower Senior Fellows to create initiatives that embody Humanity in Action's educational mission, increase cooperation among Humanity in… Read more

The Humanity in Action Fellowship Begins in Europe

June 06, 2013 Tags: hia programs, hia conference, berlin, amsterdam, warsaw, copenhagen

The 2013 Humanity in Action Fellowship commenced on June 1 in Amsterdam, Berlin, Copenhagen, Lyon and Warsaw. Humanity in Action selected 108 outstanding Fellows from Bosnia and Herzegovina, Denmark, Germany, France, The Netherlands, Poland, Turkey, Ukraine and the United States to participate in this year’s program.

All of the participants will gather in Warsaw at the end of… Read more

Humanity in Action Launches €50,000 Grants Competition for Senior Fellows

March 21, 2013 Tags: action projects, senior fellows, senior fellow awards, fundraising, hia programs

Humanity in Action is opening a second round of its grants competition for Senior Fellows.

All Senior Fellows are invited to apply for grants from Humanity in Action ranging from €500 to €5,000. Humanity in Action especially encourages collaborative applications from… Read more

Humanity in Action Releases Highlights from President Bill Clinton's Keynote Address in Sarajevo

December 21, 2012 Tags: sarajevo, hia conference, bosnia and herzegovina, hia programs, reconciliation

Humanity in Action is pleased to share a compilation of highlights from President Bill Clinton’s keynote address at the Third Annual Humanity in Action International Conference in Sarajevo on June 27, 2012. President… Read more

Open Talk with Hanna Ziadeh, Noted Human Rights Activist, on the Situation in Syria

December 04, 2012

The Humanity In Action Denmark Senior Fellow Association is proud to host an open talk with Hanna Ziadeh, a human rights activist, scholar and expert on the Middle East, on the situation in Syria.

When and Where: Wednesday 5th of December at 4:30PM in Cafe Zusammen (H.C. Ørstedsvej 47, 1879 Frederiksberg, Frederiksberg, Denmark)

About the… Read more

Brunch with Maryam Alkhawaya, Bahraini-Danish human rights activist

September 28, 2012

The Humanity In Action Denmark Senior Fellow Association is proud to host a brunch with Maryam Alkhawaya, Bahraini-Danish human rights activist in Copenhagen
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When and Where: Sunday 28th of October at 2PM in Cafe Zusammen (H.C. Ørstedsvej 47, 1879 Frederiksberg, Frederiksberg, Denmark)

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Maryam Alhakwaya (25) has… Read more