Wednesday 5th March 2014 16:15 - 18:00


SESSION IX (Good Practice Workshops 3/3)

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 11

Preventing atrocities: fact-finding and investigation commissions

Mr. Andras Vamos-Goldman, Justice Rapid Response (JRR)

Facilitation: Mr. Bill Pace, International Coalition for the Responsibility to Protect (ICRtoP)

Workshop 12

Preventing atrocities: the role of the business communities

Ms. Alexandra Guáqueta, UN working group on the issue of human rights and transnational corporations and other business enterprises

Mr. Salil Tripathi, Institute for Human Rights and Business

Facilitation: Mr. Martin Mennecke, University of Southern Denmark and Danish Ministry of Foreign Affairs

Workshop 13

Preventing atrocities through mediation and facilitation

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

Mr. George Mukundi Wachira, Harvard Kennedy School of Government

Facilitation: Mr. Tomas Kønigsfeldt, Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Denmark

Workshop 14

Preventing atrocities: strengthening community resilience

Ms. LeeAnn McKenna, Partera International

Mr. Ashad Sentongo, Auschwitz Institute for Peace and Reconciliation (AIPR)

Facilitation: Ms. Angela Bruce-Raeburn, the Stanley Foundation