Zachary D. Kaufman, J.D., Ph.D., is a Senior Fellow (1999 Copenhagen Fellowship), member of Humanity in Action’s American Planning Board, and recipient of Humanity in Action’s Dr. Louis Rabineau Award to “recognize outstanding leadership.”
Updated July 2019
More from Zachary D. Kaufman
Senior Fellows Raise $31,610 for Giving Campaign 2020
Each year we run a Senior Fellow Giving Campaign, which aims to gather support from the Senior Fellow community for Humanity in Action programming. This year we raised over $31,000!
Democrats introduce legislation to strengthen anti-sexual harassment/ assault protocols at State Department
Senior Fellow Zachary D. Kaufman's proposed language was incorporated into SHAPE, the Sexual Harassment and Assault Prevention and Eradication Act. This act, which was introduced by three Democrats in Congress, aims to address sexual harassment and assault in the State Department.
Senior Fellows Raise $35,462 for Giving Campaign
Each year we run a Senior Fellow Giving Campaign, which aims to gather support from the Senior Fellow community for future Humanity in Action programming. This year we raised over $35,000!
Legislating Atrocity Prevention
Senior Fellow Zachary Kaufman analyzes two new laws in the United States—the Elie Wiesel Genocide and Atrocities Prevention Act and the Syrian War Crimes Accountability Act—that he participated in writing.
Houston Storytellers: Righteous Among the Nations
In commemoration of International Holocaust Remembrance Day, 90.1 FM KPFT Houston radio show Houston Storytellers interviewed Senior Fellow Zachary Kaufman speaks of instances where non-Jews rescue Jews from persecution.
Why Would Anyone Aid and Abet a Predator?
Senior Fellow Zachary Kaufman was interviewed by Psychology Today on his article, "Protectors of Predators or Prey: Bystanders and Upstanders amid Sexual Crimes".
Bystanders and Upstanders Amid Sexual Crimes
In an article in the Southern California Law Review, Senior Fellow Zachary Kaufman studies the role of bystanders in the context of sexual crimes in the United States.
Lessons from the 1994 Rwandan Genocide
CNBC Africa interviewed Senior Fellow Zachary Kaufman about genocide prevention and lessons that can be learned from the Rwandan genocide.
Why the Philippines’ ICC exit could ‘undermine years of quiet diplomacy’
1999 Humanity in Action Copenhagen Fellow Zachary Kaufman is cited by the Southeast Asia Globe on the Philippines' ICC exit.
"Reaching Out" Webinar on February 12th
Senior Fellows Raise $40,220.50 for Giving Campaign
When sexual abuse is common knowledge — but nobody speaks up
1999 Copenhagen Senior Fellow Zachary Kaufman is published in the Boston Globe on the issue of sexual abuse
How ISIS May Face Justice for their Atrocities Podcast
ISIS can be held accountable for genocide, war crimes and crimes against humanity in this podcast with Senior Fellows Mark Leon Goldberg and Dr. Zachary Kaufman.
Give the Nobel Peace Prize Posthumously
Senior Fellow Zachary Kaufman is published in Foreign Policy, where he analyzes the pros and cons of awarding Nobel Peace Prizes solely posthumously.
New UN Team Investigating ISIS Atrocities Raises Questions About Justice in Iraq and Beyond
1999 Copenhagen Senior Fellow Zachary Kaufman is published in Just Security Journal.
Thank you to our 2016 US Review and Admissions Committees
Humanity in Action received 513 applications for our Fellowships in Europe and Atlanta this year, as well as 165 applications for the Diplomacy and Diversity Fellowship.