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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 Announces the 2014 American Fellows

April 15, 2014 Tags: hia programs, senior fellows, copenhagen, amsterdam, paris, warsaw

Humanity in Action is pleased to announce the 40 recipients of the 2014 Humanity in Action Fellowship from the United States. The 2014 American Fellows will join students and recent graduates from universities in Bosnia and Herzegovina, Denmark, France, Germany, Greece, the Netherlands,… Read more

20 Years in the Shadow: The Role and Possibilities of the Youth in Rwanda after the Genocide

February 25, 2014 Tags: rwanda, genocide, remembrance, denmark, copenhagen

20 Years in the Shadow - Rwanda 2014 from Humanity in Action Denmark.

Humanity in Action Denmark commemorated the 20th anniversary of the genocide in Rwanda during the first week of March. The project brought two… Read more

Humanity in Action Denmark Hosts Free2Choose-Create Program

January 29, 2014 Tags: media, denmark, copenhagen, education, tech and human rights

Humanity in Action Denmark hosted 16 students from all of Scandinavia in a Free2Choose-Create seminar in Copenhagen this January, partnering with the Peace House in Uppsala and the Anne Frank House in Amsterdam. The Free2Choose-Create program is a concept developed by the Anne Frank House, in which young people from different regions and countries are brought together to discuss human rights… Read more

Humanity in Action Commemorates Rescue of Danish Jews with Conference, Two Books, Photography Exhibit, Seminar, and Website

October 14, 2013 Tags: denmark, copenhagen, holocaust, holocaust education, resistance, hia conference

From September 30 to October 2, 2013, Humanity in Action Denmark held a major conference in Copenhagen, published two books and displayed a photography exhibition to commemorate the 70th anniversary of the flight and rescue of Danish Jewry in October 1943. 

Entitled "Civil Society: Reactions to the… 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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This conference,… Read more

The Humanity in Action Fellowship Concludes in Europe

July 03, 2013 Tags: hia programs, hia conference, berlin, amsterdam, warsaw, copenhagen

The 2013 Humanity in Action Fellowship took place from June 1 – June 26 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 who participated in this year’s program.

At the conclusion of the Fellowship, the… 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