News & Events

New Fellowship Position Announced to Honor Jane Haining

November 19, 2014 Tags: holocaust, lantos, washington dc, second world war

Humanity in Action and the Lantos Foundation for Human Rights and Justice have announced a new fellowship position in honor of Jane Haining, a Scottish missionary whose heroism in the face of Nazi terror led to her tragic death during the Second World War.

The announcement of the fellowship coincides with the upcoming… Read more

Humanity in Action Releases Call for Applications for the 2015 Diplomacy and Diversity Fellowship

September 02, 2014 Tags: senior fellows, diplomacy, washington dc, paris

Humanity in Action is now accepting applications for the 2015 Diplomacy and Diversity Fellowship, a graduate-level fellowship program in Washington, DC and Paris. This transatlantic program brings together 24 American and European graduate students to study international relations and global… Read more

Application Process Now Open for Three Humanity in Action Programs

July 28, 2014 Tags: lantos, pat cox, berlin, european parliament, washington dc

Humanity in Action opened the application process for three programs in Berlin, Brussels and Washington, DC last week.

“Berlin Study Trip: Populism, Nationalism and Extremist Movements in Europe” will bring together Humanity in Action Fellows and Senior Fellows and university students from Greece for a weeklong program in October 2014. Participants will explore emerging… Read more

Humanity in Action Announces Diplomacy and Diversity Fellowship in Washington, DC and Paris

November 26, 2013 Tags: diversity, france, united states, washington dc, paris, academic research

Humanity in Action is pleased to announce the Diplomacy and Diversity Fellowship, a major new graduate-level fellowship in Washington, DC and Paris. This transatlantic program will focus on the intersection of foreign affairs and diversity issues.

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

"Resistance and Rescue in Denmark" Now Showing at Sixth & I Historic Synagogue

October 04, 2010 Tags: holocaust, washington dc, arts

The exhibit is on display at Sixth & I Historic Synagogue, Monday to Friday, 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm, through June 30. Sixth & I 600 I Street NW Washington, DC 20001 Tel. 202.408.3100 Visit a powerful photography exhibition that explores the history of the rescue of Danish Jewry in 1943 and provides a striking narrative of individual and collective resistance. The photographs are… Read more