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NAACP President to Speak on U.S. Election at New York Conference

July 25, 2016

Humanity in Action is pleased to announce that Cornell Brooks, President of the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP), will serve as the opening keynote speaker at this year's New York Conference.

The New York Conference, inspired by the Humanity in Action International Conference, is a regional gathering for Senior Fellows and friends of Humanity in… Read more

Humanity in Action Convenes International Conference in Athens

June 20, 2016

June 20, 2016 — Humanity in Action is pleased to annouce the complete schedule and list of speakers for the Seventh Annual Humanity in Action International Conference. The conference will take place in Athens, Greece from June 23-26, 2016.

Humanity in Action Celebrates the Launch of Summer Fellowship Programs

June 02, 2016

June 2, 2016 – Humanity in Action is proud to celebrate the launch of the Humanity in Action Fellowship programs in Europe and the United States.

Participants in all of the 2016 Humanity in Action programs are students and recent graduates from universities in Bosnia and Herzegovina, Denmark, France, Germany, Greece, the Netherlands, Poland and Ukraine.

U.S. Representative John Lewis Addresses 2015 Fellows in Atlanta

April 26, 2016

On July 31, 2015, U.S. Representative John Lewis spoke to the participants of the inaugural John Lewis Fellowship Program at the Center for Civil and Human Rights in Atlanta, Georgia. 

The speech marked the conclusion of the  Read more

Humanity in Action Celebrates Nine Dynamic Senior Fellow Projects

April 25, 2016

April 25, 2016 – Earlier this year, Humanity in Action launched a grant competition to enable our Senior Fellows to take action on some of today's most pressing issues. Today, Humanity in Action is pleased to announce the nine winning projects of the grant… Read more

Humanity in Action Announces the 2016 Diplomacy and Diversity Cohort and the American Humanity in Action Fellows

April 20, 2016

April 20, 2016 — Humanity in Action is pleased to announce the names of the 2016 U.S. Humanity in Action Fellows and the Diplomacy and Diversity Fellowship cohort. Humanity in Action Fellows are young leaders who are dynamic, entrepreneurial and passionate about changing the world. 

Humanity in Action is an international educational organization. We educate, inspire and… Read more

Humanity in Action to Host Book Talk on U.S. Election with Justin Krebs

April 11, 2016

Humanity in Action is delighted to invite you to a special event about the U.S. election on Thursday, April 21 in New York. 

Humanity in Action Announces the Recipients of the 2016 Lantos and Pat Cox Fellowship Programs

January 27, 2016 Tags: pat cox, lantos

January 27, 2016 – Humanity in Action is pleased to announce the recipients of the 2016 Lantos-Humanity in Action Congressional Fellowship and its sister program in Brussels, the Pat… Read more

Three Humanity in Action Fellows Awarded Inaugural Schwarzman Scholarship

January 11, 2016

January 11, 2016 – Humanity in Action is please to announce that three Humanity in Action Fellows have been accepted into the inaugural Schwarzman Scholarship. The program gives its scholars the opportunity to develop their leadership skills and professional networks through a one-year Master’s Degree at Tsinghua University in… Read more

Record Number of Fellows and Senior Fellows Contribute to Humanity in Action

January 08, 2016

A record number – 155 – of Fellows, Senior Fellows and parents donated to Humanity in Action during the 2015 Senior Fellow giving campaign. All together, they raised over $25,000 to support Humanity in Action's programs on diversity, democracy and active citizenship in Europe and the United States. In particular, the Senior Fellow giving campaign helps to keep the programs… Read more