All Articles about Human Rights
Chroma Mental Health Collective: Eliminating LGBTQ+ Mental Health Disparities
Landecker Fellow Michael's Action Project is building the foundational infrastructure for the Chroma Mental Health Collective with the mission to eradicate mental health disparities for the LGBTQ+ community in Tennessee by eliminating barriers and cultivating communities of care.
Not Just a Private Issue
Not Just a Private Issue is a project created by Lefkothea Rizopoulou, based in Greece, which brings females together with the aim of raising questions and opening a dialogue around gender-based violence. Lefkothea organised a series of workshops which created awareness, highlighted vital information, and forged deep connections and channels of understanding between the women involved.
Women on the Move - Radio Drama
This Action project aims for the listeners throughout Bosnia and Herzegovina "enter" the world of migrant women and experience, for a moment, the problems they encounter every day.
The War on Memory
By engaging in extensive research and interviews with historians, architects and other relevant persons from the civic society short documentary film will provide broader public the insight on the ill-suited monuments that spread hate speech and glorify the perpetrators, in which shape and form can they exist, and how did the civil society engage in the process of the removal of such monuments from the public space.
Dani prijateljstva - Friendship Day
The goal of this EDVACAY campaign is to celebrate International Friendship Day by creating flash mob choreography and involving as many diverse groups of people to help them celebrate together.
This EDVACAY project aims to promote 12 “outstanding young people” from across BiH who are not necessarily famous and who have not yet made great achievements, but who are outstanding in their motivations and perseverance in their respective fields, and who have achieved extraordinary things despite the different kinds of “obstacles” they are facing within their lives.
Mirotraganje - In Pursuit of Peace
EDVACAY Fellows Almedina Mehić, Anastasija Ćorović, Jelena Dubravac, and Jelena Kerezović will create a scavenger hunt event with maps, puzzles and hints for young participants in two local communities, Banja Luka and Brčko, with the goal to provide the participants with knowledge, interesting historical facts and “signs of reconciliation” in their cities.
Adversity Ever After: Raising Awareness about Childhood Adversity
Senior Fellow Michael Elisabeth Gasior has been seeking to create an accessible, open-access repository of information about childhood adversity and stories from people and communities affected.
Reimagine, Rebuild, Restore
"Reimagine, Rebuild, Restore" by Cassandra Meador is a pilot guide to Reimagining ourselves, Rebuilding community, and Restoring Hope through playing tabletop roleplaying games in prisons.
Through the Landecker Democracy Fellowship, Deborah will pilot the first Block Steward Academy, which includes capacity building, community connection, and a catalog of tailored technology tools specific for Block Stewards.