Humanity in Action


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About Humanity in Action

Humanity in Action is an international non-profit educational organization. It educates, inspires and connects a global network of students, young professionals and established leaders committed to promoting human rights, diversity and active citizenship—in their own communities and around the world. Humanity in Action creates new programs and opportunities for its growing constituency of Senior Fellows—fellowship alumni who remain engaged with the organization and its mission. Humanity in Action has developed professional development programs at the U.S. Congress, European Parliament, the International Criminal Tribunal for the Former Yugoslavia, and other leading institutions. It also organizes ongoing seminars and educational exchanges so that its network of Senior Fellows and the broader public may remain knowledgeable and inspired by Humanity in Action’s core issues.

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A global network of young leaders committed to protecting minorities and promoting human rights—in their own communities and around the world.

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Bosnia and Herzegovina, Denmark, France, Germany, Netherlands, Poland, United States


Founded: 1997
Location (HQ): United States
Scope: Global
Focus area: Minorities

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About the author

Ada Hasanagic

Ada Hasanagić is a human rights professional currently working as a researcher at the Delegation of the International Committee of the Red Cross in Sarajevo, Bosnia and Herzegovina. Previously, Ada graduated with honors from the Sarajevo School of Science and Technology and the University of Buckingham in the fields of Political Science and International Relations. Also, she earned a master’s degree in Democracy and Human Rights from the University of Sarajevo and University of Bologna.