News and Updates

UN General Assembely on Combat Trafficking in Persons

Human Security and Agenda 2030

On June 23rd, 2017, UN General Assembly had a Multi-Stakeholder Hearing on the Review of the Global Plan of Action to Combat Trafficking in Persons. The Hay Institute was honored to be represented at that meeting for the first time as an institution. More... 
On July 7th, 2017, the UN Human Security Unit had a high-level event in advance of the High-Level Political Forum on Sustainable Development. The event was focused on human security and its contributions to the 2030 agenda. The Hay Institute also attended the event. Learn more...

Fellowship Program


The Hay Fellowship Program is open to current undergraduate and graduate students and recent graduates with an outstanding academic background in relevant fields such as Law, Psychology, Social Science, Tech Policy, and Political Science. The fellows will be expected to produce content for the blog and other media outlets, assist in the production of Hay Journal, Podcasts Series, and events. Learn more...
The Hay Institute seeks applicants with a strong interest in its mission for unpaid part-time internships. The intern will primarily assist with research and communications work to help develop and expand the organization’s reach and public profile. This will include list-building, social media engagement, gathering clips and news and consolidation news, and general research, writing, and editing tasks. These positions are good for someone interested in pursuing a career in communications, media, writing, or policy research. Current undergraduate students or individuals with strong writing and editing skills are encouraged to apply.

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                      If your proposal is aligned with our mission, we can                            provide you the platform, mentorship, and support                            necessary to make your ideas a reality!

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Call For Collaborations

The Hay Institute relies on volunteer human capital and financial donations to operate.

If you are interested in getting involved, please check out our Volunteer Opportunities page. Also, Donations of all sizes are welcome and appreciated.

You are also welcome to submit your resume and cover letter via [email protected] for general consideration.  

You can also check out our Fellowship Program and Internships openings!

The Hay Biennial 

Hay Podcasts

Hay Journal

 A series of bi-weekly podcasts produced by the Hay Institute on different aspects of Human Security, Trauma, and Post-Traumatic Syndromes. Hay podcasts stimulate open-ended discussions on these issues...
The Hay Journal is a quarterly publication that aims to create an intellectual platform to stimulate academic, scientific, and research-based discussions on different aspects of  Human Security, Trauma, and Post-Traumatic Syndromes...
The Hay Biennial Conference is a multi-disciplinary every other year conference attracting the highest quality research and best practices on a wide variety of important current and emerging human security issues...
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