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Humanity in Action Holds Its Fifth International Conference in S√łnderborg, Denmark

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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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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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Former Board Member Publishes Book on Rescue of Jews in Denmark

July 29, 2013 Tags: holocaust, holocaust education, denmark, hia board members, new york, washington dc

Humanity in Action invites Senior Fellows, board members and friends of the organization to attend three special events in New York and Washington commemorating the 70th annivesary of the flight and rescue of Danish Jewry during the Second World War. The events feature discussions with Bo Lidegaard, editor-in-chief of Politiken, Denmark's leading daily newspaper, and the author of Read more