GAAMAC Events

Tuesday 4th March 2014 16:15 - 18:00

Workshop

SESSION IV (Good Practice Workshops 2/3)

Building National Architectures of Atrocity Prevention

The workshops will provide in-depth exchange among participants and with expert practitioners about experiences and initiatives related to specific aspects of atrocity prevention. 

  • Participants can attend 1 workshop per session.
  • Participants will be invited to select the workshops they would prefer. The organizers will do their best to ensure all participants can attend their preferred workshops.

Workshop 6

Preventing atrocities: truth, memory, archives and victims’ voices

Mr. Mofidul Hoque, Liberation War Museum, Bangladesh

Ms. Maria Emma Willis Obregón, National Center on Historical Memory, Colombia

Facilitation: Mr. Federico Villegas Beltrán, Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Worship, Argentina

Workshop 7

Preventing atrocities: national infrastructures for prevention and peace

Mr. Francis Azuimah, National Peace Council, Ghana

Mr. Clever Nyathi, University of Pretoria

Ms. Gay Rosenblum-Kumar, UN Interagency Framework Team for Preventive Action, UNDP

Facilitation: Mr. Keith Porter, the Stanley Foundation

Workshop 8

Preventing atrocities: education and remembrance, from the Holocaust Remembrance to the Global Prevention

Mr. Yehuda Bauer, Hebrew University of Jerusalem

Mr. Andrew Burns, International Holocaust Remembrance Alliance (IHRA)

Facilitation: Mr. Simon Adams, Global Centre for the Responsibility to Protect (GCR2P)

Workshop 9

Preventing atrocities: on-going monitoring of violations of human rights and international humanitarian law. Challenges for future accountability mechanisms

Ms. Jennifer Leaning, FXB Center for Health and Human Rights, Harvard School of Public Health

Facilitation: Ms. Mô Bleeker, Federal Department of Foreign Affairs, Switzerland 

Workshop 10

Preventing atrocities: strengthening complementarity and national Rule of Law

Ms. Fatou Bensouda, International Criminal Court (ICC)

Mr. Carlos Castresana, Supreme Court of Spain - TBC

Facilitation: Mr. Per Bergling, Ministry for Foreign Affairs, Sweden