Institute for Humane Education

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The Institute for Humane Education (IHE) is a nonprofit educational organization headquartered in Surry, Maine. Founded in 1996, it offers masters and Ph.D. degree programs, online courses, workshops, summer institutes and an award-winning online resource center. Humane education approaches human rights, environmental preservation and animal protection as interconnected global issues. Through IHE programs, students and participants gain the knowledge, tools and motivation to become solutionaries for a healthy, peaceful and sustainable world for all people, animals and the planet.


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Government ID number: 01-0530866

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Phone: (207) 667-1025

P.O. Box 260, Surry, ME, 04684, US

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