News & Events

President Clinton and Congressman John Lewis Speak about Humanity in Action

April 24, 2015 Tags: media, hia programs

Humanity in Action is celebrating 16 years of educational programming in 2014. To mark this occasion, Humanity in Action produced a film that highlights its mission, programs and Senior Fellows. Judith Goldstein, founder and Executive Director, and the Humanity in Action staff would like to thank their… Read more

Humanity in Action Launches € 30,000 Grant Competition for Senior Fellows

November 07, 2014 Tags: action projects, senior fellows, senior fellow awards, fundraising, hia programs

Humanity in Action has opened a third round of its grant competition for Senior Fellows.

This new call for proposals focuses on projects that address discrimination against Roma and antisemitism in Europe. All 2014 Fellows and Senior Fellows of Humanity in Action are invited to apply for grants… Read more

Humanity in Action Holds Its Fifth International Conference in Sønderborg, Denmark

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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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

Civil Rights Leader Congressman John Lewis Addresses the Humanity in Action Community

December 04, 2013 Tags: civil rights, democracy, hia events, civil liberties, senior fellows, hia programs

Humanity in Action is proud to share a special message from Congressman John Lewis, a hero of the Civil Rights Movement, to Humanity in Action. In this inspiring video, Congressman Lewis praises Humanity in Action's programs and its network of Senior Fellows for their work "for the protection of the rights of all human kind." 

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

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 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