Berlin Study Trip: Populism, Nationalism and Extremist Movements in Europe


When: October 5 to October 12, 2014

Where: Berlin, Germany

Who's eligible: Humanity in Action Senior Fellows, Humanity in Action 2014 Fellows, students/recent graduates permanently residing in Greece

Humanity in Action hosted a study trip in the fall of 2014 for students, recent graduates and young professionals interested in studying populism, nationalism and extremist movements in Europe. The program took place in Berlin and was open to Humanity in Action Senior Fellows, 2014 Fellows and Greek students and recent graduates. The trip took place from October 5 to 12, 2014. 

Participants at this weeklong study trip explored emerging nationalist and extremist movements in Europe as well as their impact on minority groups such as immigrants, religious minorities and other marginalized groups in contemporary Europe. The program included a mix of lectures and workshops, group discussions and site visits. Participants learned from experts and eyewitnesses as well as activists.

Humanity in Action selected a total of 30 individuals to participate in the program. Fifteen participants were recruited from Greece. 

To learn more about this program, please follow the links below. Applications to attend this program were due August 24, 2014. Humanity in Action is no longer accepting applications for this program.

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Thank You

The 2014 pilot project is generously supported by the Stavros Niarchos Foundation.


Antje Scheidler