Entries by Ričards Alans Miezītis

Creating New Futures together with The Hague Non-Governmental and International Organisations

On 28 January, the Humanity Hub, together with the Municipality of The Hague, hosted the annual NGO and international organisation reception. This year’s theme was “Creating New Futures”, seeking to increase impact by strengthening connections. The reception brought together senior management from diverse actors of The Hague’s peace and justice ecosystem, as well as other […]

Upinion is the winner of The Hague Innovators Challenge 2020!

Hub member organisation Upinion is the winner of the sixth edition of The Hague Innovators Challenge in the scale-up category! The jury awarded Upinion the first prize of 25 000 euro. The contest seeks to challenge participants to present their innovative ideas for resolving global issues. Upinion is truly grateful for this recognition as it […]

Conversations on Conflict discuss Radicalisation and Extremism

The Hague Conversations on Conflict successfully concluded four installments the previous year with a final discussion on radicalisation, extremism, and their link to violent conflict. This time Hub member organisation LINKS Europe and the Humanity Hub joined forces with the European Eye on Radicalization, which seeks to enhance knowledge and understanding of radicalisation processes and […]

“Made in Europe, bombed in Yemen” – Responsibility for Arms Exports

Last week the Humanity Hub hosted a group of human rights organisations seeking justice and accountability over European weapons exports to states potentially involved in war crimes. The European Center for Constitutional and Human Rights (ECCHR) organised a panel discussion with other organisations on the case study of Yemen, a country experiencing “the worst humanitarian […]

Capturing Peace at the Humanity Hub

This year’s final Hub Social was marked with a special theme – peace. We were joined by Hub members UN Youth Impact that kicked off their photo exhibition “Capturing Peace”, which sought to “capture peace” through the lens of a camera. The exhibition remains at the Humanity Hub for your viewing pleasure until the end […]

Conversations on Conflict explores Human Rights and Conflict

Last month the Humanity Hub hosted The Hague Conversations on Conflict that explored the complex connection between human rights and conflict. The well-attended event saw the participation of the civil society and press, diplomats, and others. The series continues this Thursday, 28 November at 6 PM with an installment on radicalisation, extremism, and their link […]