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World Without Genocide works to protect innocent people around the world; prevents genocide by combating racism and prejudice; advocates for the prosecution of perpetrators; and remembers those whose lives and cultures have been destroyed by violence.

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Events on Mar 11th 2015
  • Taking a Stand against Gender-Based Violence
    Starts: 7:00 PM
    Ends: 9:00 PM
    Location: The Woman's Club Of Minneapolis, 410 Oak Grove Street, Minneapolis, MN 55403, United States
    Description: In honor of International Women’s Day, World Without Genocide and the Woman’s Club of Minneapolis will host a program to highlight instances of gender-based violence occurring both locally and globally.

    Violence against women is a deeply-rooted problem that affects our society here in Minnesota and around the world. This event will explore both the causes and consequences of this problem.

    The event is open to the public and no reservations are necessary. $10 general public, $5 students and seniors, free to Mitchell students. $35 2 Elimination of Bias CLE credits (pending), 2 clock hours for educators.
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Events on Mar 17th 2015
  • Food Fights: Hunger, Conflict, and Violence Talk
    Starts: 7:00 PM
    Ends: 9:00 PM
    Location: Fridley Community Center, 6085 7th Street Northeast, Fridley, MN 55432, United States
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Events on Mar 18th 2015
  • Gender-Based ViolenceTalk
    Starts: 2:30 PM
    Ends: 4:00 PM
    Location: Normandale Community College, 9700 France Avenue South, Bloomington, MN 55431, United States
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Events on Mar 19th 2015
  • 'Voice to Vision' gallery reception
    Starts: 5:30 PM
    Ends: 6:45 PM
    Location: William Mitchell College of Law, 875 Summit Avenue, Saint Paul, MN 55104, United States
    Description: An exhibit reception for 'Voice to Vision' will be held in the William Mitchell Gallery. The reception is free and open to the public; wine and hors d’oeuvres will be served.

    The exhibit and event commemorate anniversaries of many genocides: 100th anniversary of the Armenian genocide, 1.5 million perished; 70th anniversary of the liberation of Auschwitz and the end of the Holocaust, 6 million Jews and 5 million others perished; 40th anniversary of the Cambodia genocide, 1.7 million perished; 20th anniversary of the Bosnian genocide, 200,000 perished; 10th anniversary of the end of the second Sudanese civil war, 2 million perished.
  • The 20th Century: An Age of Genocide
    Starts: 7:00 PM
    Ends: 9:00 PM
    Location: William Mitchell College of Law, 875 Summit Avenue, Saint Paul, MN 55104, United States
    Description: The exhibit 'Voice to Vision' features art by genocide survivors that depicts their own personal stories. The exhibit will be on display from February 18-April 13 in the William Mitchell College of Law Gallery, 875 Summit Avenue, St. Paul, MN 55105. The exhibit is free and open to the public.

    A related program, 'The 20th Century: An Age of Genocide' will feature a film, talk, and remarks by survivors. This program will take place in the William Mitchell College of Law Conservatory.
    • Film, Caught Between a Crocodile and a Tiger: Cambodia 1975-1979, about local Cambodian genocide survivors.
    • Talk, Victims, Survivors, and Trials - examining the trials following each conflict, by Dr. Ellen J. Kennedy, Executive Director of World Without Genocide;
    • Remarks by local survivors.

    This event is open to the public and no reservations are necessary. $10 general public, $5 students and seniors, free to Mitchell students. $35 2 standard CLE credits (pending), 2 clock hours for educators. More information at http://www.worldwithoutgenocide.org/events.

    The exhibit and event commemorate anniversaries of many genocides: 100th anniversary of the Armenian genocide, 1.5 million perished; 70th anniversary of the liberation of Auschwitz and the end of the Holocaust, 6 million Jews and 5 million others perished; 40th anniversary of the Cambodia genocide, 1.7 million perished; 20th anniversary of the Bosnian genocide, 200,000 perished; 10th anniversary of the end of the second Sudanese civil war, 2 million perished.
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Events on Mar 20th 2015
  • Bill SF 1703 Hearing
    Starts: 12:00 AM
    Ends: 12:00 AM
    Location: Minnesota State Capitol, 75 Rev Dr Martin Luther King Junior Boulevard., Saint Paul, MN 55155, United States
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Events on Mar 21st 2015
  • Ghosts of Rwanda
    Starts: 10:00 AM
    Ends: 12:30 PM
    Location: William Mitchell College of Law, 875 Summit Avenue, Saint Paul, MN 55104, United States
    Description: This program, featuring the documentary 'Ghosts of Rwanda,' examines the causes and events of the 1994 genocide when close to a million people perished. The event will focus on the lack of intervention from the United States and other national and international bodies, efforts towards justice, and current challenges facing the country.

    The event is open to the public and no reservations are necessary. $10 general public, $5 students and seniors, free to Mitchell students. $35 2 standard CLE credits (pending), 2 clock hours for educators.
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Events on Mar 26th 2015
  • [Co-Sponsored] African-Americans and Jews: Taking a Stand against Genocide
    Starts: 12:00 AM
    Ends: 12:00 AM
    Location: Cincinnati Center for Holocaust and Humanity Education
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Events on Mar 30th 2015
  • [Co-Sponsored] Where was Empathy? The Armenians, the Holocaust, and Rwanda Talk
    Starts: 12:00 AM
    Ends: 12:00 AM
    Location: University of Regina, Regina, Saskatchewan, Canada
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SPEAKERS BUREAU

Our Speakers’ Bureau provides presenters for classes, events, workshops, conferences, and panel discussions to teach about topics related to genocide and human rights. We also design and conduct workshops, arrange panel discussions following plays and films, and provide media interviews.

RESOURCES

World recommends the following educational resources for teaching and learning about genocide and human rights.
World Without Genocide in the News   MinnPost, March 2, 2015: "Buddhist Monks and the Holocaust: Small Steps in Myanmar" by Christie Nicoson and Nicholas Webb. Read the article here. Bench & Bar...
World Without Genocide recommends the following books to increase your understanding of the politics of genocide in the world. The first step in genocide prevention is to learn about genocides,...
World Without Genocide recommends the following films to increase your awareness about genocide in the Holocaust, Rwanda, Darfur, Congo, Bosnia, Armenia, Cambodia, and other conflict issues. We also have educational...