Humanity in Action Fellowship 2017
Lenka Hora Adema – Group dynamics and safe space
Maja Nenadovic – Debate training
Fatma Koser Kaya – introduction by chair of the HIA board
Eduard Nazarski – introducation by the director of Amnesty International
Adeola Enigbokan – artist and urbanist, University of Amsterdam about intersectionality
Koen Vossen, political historian, Radboud University Nijmegen. Populism in The Netherlands
Abram de Swaan – professor emeritus of Social Science at the University of Amsterdam. On genocidal regimes and perpetrators
Visit Anne Frank House
Fanny Heymann, child survivor WWII & Carolien Zimmerman, theatre maker
Wayne Modest – professor of Material Culture and Critical Heritage Studies, VU University. Contested histories; the collection of the Tropenmuseum
Sunny Bergman– documentary maker
Elvin Rigters – theatre producer
Anousha Nzume – artist and writer. On her book ‘Hello white people’
Sinan Çankaya – cultural anthropologist ,board member HIA NL, VU University Micro revolutions
Esmaa Alariachi – chair Al Nisa. Initiatives against islamophobia and anti-Semitism
Maartje Eigeman – Democracy and Media Foundation. Supporting the fight against islamophobia
Mitchell Esajas and Antoin Deul – Screening of documentary ‘I am not your Negro’ with Lucas Johnson (civil rights activist, coordinator at International Fellowship of Reconciliation), and Adwoa Aidoo (University of Color)
Jelle Klaas – human rights lawyer, PILP and undocumented migrants
Sanne Mylonas, ex-entrepreneur in Greece
Visit to the Wereldhuis
Lidija Zelovic – documentary: My own private war
Mounir Samuel – political scientist, journalist and author on social gender
Tugba Öztemir – human rights activist and peer educator on homonationalism
Cihan Tekeli – Unpacking identity, working in small groups on the theme ‘identity’
Better Future Factory
Voice of Afghan Women
Niels Schuddeboom – indepent agent and healthcare consultant. Bypassing the system; living a life not many expect me to.
Awraham Soetendorp – rabbi and human rights activist. Life journey of a child survivor in rebuilding Jewish congregations, fostering respect education and pioneering interfaith cooperation and building up the institute for human values
Halleh Ghorashi – professor Diversity and Integration, VU University. Changed conditions of critical thinking and the power of interpersonal relations.
Frieda Menco – HIA advisory board and holocaust survivor
Narku Lorenz Laing – Senior Fellow (Berlin, 2014), member of the Board of Directors of Humanity in Action Germany and freelance trainer. Workshop ‘strategies to counter everyday racism’.
Anouk Eigenraam – freelance journalist and Senior Fellow. On her book: Welcome to the world of adoption
David Limaverde – art-educator, performer, artactivist. On how theatre can be used as a tool for social transformation, and examples of a few techniques.
Kim van Haaster – filmmaker and anthropologist. On her film ‘Play no matter what’ and an introduction into the world of documentary film making by Kim’s story.
Ilana Cukier – campaign stategist and Senior Fellow
Boris Dittrich – Advocacy Director of the LGBTQ rights program at Human Rights Watch
Berna Toprak (tbc) – Womens Inc
Suzanne Bouma – senior researcher at Atria, institute on gender equality and women’s history
Amin Ghazaei – teacher and journalist. Women’s rights & Islam
June 20th Presentation Day