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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

Application Process Now Open for Three Humanity in Action Programs

July 28, 2014 Tags: lantos, pat cox, berlin, european parliament, washington dc

Humanity in Action opened the application process for three programs in Berlin, Brussels and Washington, DC last week.

“Berlin Study Trip: Populism, Nationalism and Extremist Movements in Europe” will bring together Humanity in Action Fellows and Senior Fellows and university students from Greece for a weeklong program in October 2014. Participants will explore emerging… 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 Senior Fellow Selected to Give Harvard Business School Class Day Address

May 28, 2014 Tags: entrepreneurship, senior fellows

Casey Gerald, a Humanity in Action Senior Fellow who participated in the German program in 2009, was selected to give the Class Day Address to the Harvard Business School class of 2014 on Wednesday, May 28.

The address touched on his personal journey from inner-city Dallas to Yale &… 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

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 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