News & Events

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

University of Pittsburgh Hosts Humanity in Action

December 07, 2012

On November 28, the University of Pittsburgh hosted a day-long set of meetings with Dr. Judith S. Goldstein, the Founder and Executive Director of Humanity in Action.

Dr. Goldstein met with students, professors, the Dean of the Honors College and Chancellor of the University Mark A. Nordenberg. The visit was facilitated by Ryan… Read more

Humanity in Action Honored Patricia Barbizet, Corinne Mentzelopoulos and Ron Chernow

November 09, 2012 Tags: hia programs, fundraising, new york

Humanity in Action is pleased to announce that it honored Mme Patricia Barbizet, Mme Corinne Mentzelopoulos and Mr. Ron Chernow at its fall benefit on Thursday, November 8, 2012, at the Consulate General of France in New York City.

Patricia Barbizet is Chief Executive Officer of Artémis, Vice-Chair of the Board of Directors of PPR and Chairman of… Read more

Ron Chernow Addresses Humanity in Action

November 09, 2012 Tags: sarajevo, hia conference, senior fellows

Ron Chernow, the Pulitzer Prize-winning historian, delivered special remarks at the the 2012 Humanity in Action Benefit honoring Patricia Barbizet, Corinne Mentzelopoulos and Ron Chernow. The benefit was held at the Consulate General of France in New York City on Thursday, November 8, 2012.

Dr. Judith Goldstein, Humanity in Action Executive Director, introduced Mr.… Read more

Humanity in Action Hosted Its New York Conference on September 29

September 28, 2012

Inspired by the Humanity in Action International Conference, the New York Conference is a regional gathering for Senior Fellows and friends of Humanity in Action. This year's New York Conference took place on Saturday, September 29, 2012, at the Humanity in Action offices on East 39th Street.

Humanity in Action featured some of its favorite speakers, such as Jerry Mitchell, a… Read more

Humanity in Action Holds Its Third International Conference in Sarajevo

July 05, 2012 Tags: hia conference, sarajevo, bosnia and herzegovina, 2012 fellows

The 2012 Humanity in Action International Conference took place in Sarajevo, Bosnia Herzegovina from the evening of Wednesday, June 27 through Sunday, July 1.

The Humanity in Action International Conference is the annual gathering of more than 200 young and established leaders committed to promoting human rights, diversity and active citizenship in their own communities and around the… Read more

Humanity in Action Screens "Just People" in New York City

April 03, 2012

Humanity in Action hosted a screening of its first film “Just People: A Quest for Social Souls With Independent Minds” at Norwood, a private club in New York City. Over 50 people attended the event, including a number of Humanity in Action Senior Fellows, board members, supporters and members of the artistic community. Michael Soussan, author and filmmaker, lead a lively… Read more

Humanity in Action Provides Grants to Nine Senior Fellow Projects

March 21, 2012 Tags: action projects, reconciliation, holocaust education, islamophobia, undocumented immigrants, development

Humanity in Action is pleased to announce the winners of the 2012 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 Action's global community of Senior Fellows… Read more

2012 Pat Cox-HIA Fellows in the European Parliament

February 27, 2012

The Pat Cox-HIA Fellowship is a three-month professional internship with Members of European Parliament, accompanied by weekly seminars on human rights, minority rights and international relations. The program is open to alumni of the HIA Fellowship and this year, the participants represent seven countries and the past three years of summer fellowship.

HIA is pleased to announce the… Read more

HIA Releases Trailer for Its First Film, "Just People"

January 03, 2012 Tags: bystanders, diversity, film, holocaust education

HIA has partnered with the acclaimed Dutch filmmaker Annegriet Wietsma to produce the organization's first film—one that would reach a large audience and share HIA educational concerns, messages and goals.

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