Award winning author and HDI Cultural Envoy Adrian Miller gave a virtual presentation for U.S. Embassy Bahrain on Soul Food and African-American Holiday Traditions.  Mr. Miller was joined renowned Bharani chef Mahmood Janahi. Please view the presentation at HDI Facebook ...

HDI has an active bipartisan Congressional Advisory Board (CAB).  Members of the CAB and their staffs advise HDI on program priorities. We are proud that all HDI CAB members seeking reelection won and will serve in the 117th Congress.  We wish ...

HDI is pleased to announce a strategic partnership with our longtime partner, the Foundation for Arts Culture and Education (FACE) on a humanitarian program to help the Kalash people of Pakistan.  HDI and FACE have already worked together on several ...

HDI is proud to have participated for the third year in the Taihe Civilizations Forum which was held September 6-12, 2020.  Taihe Institute is an important international organization which, as does HDI, devotes itself to improving dialog among nations and ...

HDI is proud to announce that it has received grants from U.S. Embassy Bahrain and U.S. Embassy Oslo to support culinary diplomacy. Soul Food Scholar Adrian Miller will present a Virtual African American Thanksgiving Dinner in both the Kingdom of ...

The HDI arranged for Florida Congressman Gus Bilirakis to visit the Republic of Turkey in conjunction with the American Global Institute, a 501c3 NGO based in Virginia and Bahrain. The delegation took place from March 17 – 19, 2019, with ...

HDI, in collaboration with the American Global Institute (AGI), arranged for Members of the U.S. Congress Luis Gutierrez and Dan Kildee to visit the Republic of Sudan April 27, 2018 to May 2, 2018.   This program followed the ongoing series ...

The visit was in collaboration with the American Global Institute (AGI).  Rep. Bass is Chair of the Congressional Africa, Global health, Human Rights, and International Organizations Subcommittee. Congresswoman Bass was accompanied by Senior Advisor on Africa and Staff Director of ...

HDI organized a Congressional Staff Delegation to the Republic of Malawi February 17-24, 2017.  The focus of the delegation was to observe the work of the U.S. based charity, Amitofo Care Center https://www.amitofocarecenter.org/  in providing aid to orphans in Africa.  ACC ...

The mission of HDI is to foster dialogue.  In pursuit of this mission, HDI organized a four-day program to Israel and Palestine November 19-24, 2015.  Congressional participants on this important delegation included:   Mr. Arthur Sidney, Chief of Staff, Rep. ...