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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

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 Senior Fellows Participate in EU-Funded Study Trip on Roma Participation and Anti-Roma Racism in Bulgaria

May 28, 2013 Tags: roma, european union, bulgaria

A group of Humanity in Action Senior Fellows from Germany traveled to Sofia, Bulgaria to participate in a study trip examining Roma participation and anti-Roma racism in current Bulgarian society. This visit was a part of the EU-funded network “Adult Education Strategies to Overcome Group-Focused Hostility in Europe.”

The study trip, which took place from May 21 to May 23,… Read more

Humanity in Action Transitional Justice Simulation Game Goes to Libya

April 09, 2013 Tags: arab spring, simulations

Humanity in Action Senior Fellow Leon Valentin Schettler presented the “Transitional Justice Reconciliation Talks” simulation game at a conference in Tripoli, Libya entitled “Transitional Justice: The… 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