Genocide Resource Links

 

Amnesty International
A worldwide movement of people who campaign for internationally recognized human rights

Genocide Watch
Provides public information on the nature of genocide, creates an early warning system, and aims to prevent and stop genocides as well as punish perpetrators of genocides

Human Rights Watch

Human Rights Watch is dedicated to standing with victims and activists to prevent discrimination; to uphold political freedom; to protect people form inhumane conduct in wartime; and to bring offenders to justice. The organization also investigates and exposes human rights violations and holds abusers accountable

Institute for the Study of Genocide- International Association for Genocide Scholars
Contains definitions of genocide, the United Nations Genocide Convention, book lists, and issues and alerts about genocides.

Prevent Genocide International
Established in 1998, Prevent Genocide International is a global education and action network for the prevention of genocide and crimes against humanity

The History Place: Genocide in the Twentieth Century
Articles on Bosnia-Herzegovina, Rwanda, Cambodia, The Holocaust, Ukrainian Famine, and Armenia

United State Holocaust Memorial Museum Committee on Conscience
Genocide alerts, history of genocide, current news articles, photos, analysis, and student forums

Yale Center for International and Area Studies: Genocide Studies Program
Covers genocide in Cambodia, East Timor, Rwanda, Sudan, Bosnia, Armenia, colonial genocides, and the Holocaust. Site includes maps, databases, links, and information available in a variety of languages.

ARMENIA

Armenian National Institute
Photo collections, sample documents, maps, chronology, educational resources and genocide research

Genocide 1915
History, related news headlines, pictures and maps

History Whiz
Multimedia exhibit on the Armenia Genocide

The Genocide Education Project
Designed specifically for school teachers, providing resources for teaching about the Armenian Genocide

The Forgotten
Timeline, clips from ABC News, pictures, and survivor testimony

The History Place
General history of the Armenian genocide

University of Michigan – Bibliography 1, Bibliography 2
Bibliographies of materials on the Armenian genocide

UKRAINE

Art Ukraine
Ukrainian Genocide Gallery: Includes articles and images

Ukrainian Congress Committee of America, Inc.

Ukrainian Weekly
Ukrainian Genocide Famine archives of specialized issues and eyewitness accounts.

Info Ukes: Ukrainian Genocide Pages
Includes film resources, first person accounts, and historic perspective.

US Library of Congress

Ukrainian World Congress

CAMBODIA

Cambodian Genocide Project
Yale Center for International and Area Studies
Database, resource list, photographs, maps and discussion of US involvement

From Sideshow to Genocide: Stories of the Cambodian Holocaust Memorial Foundation of Illinois
Definition of genocide, Cambodia before the genocide, The Khmer Rouge years, survivor stories and resources

History Whiz
Multimedia exhibit on the Cambodian Genocide

The Digital Archive of Cambodian Holocaust Survivors
Information on Cambodia today, the Killing Fields, Cambodian Genocide Justice Act, and survivor stories

The Dith Pran Holocaust Awareness Project, Inc.
The project was founded by Dith Pran, a Cambodian refuge who war time story was portrayed in the movie, The Killing Fields.

The Flute Player
The story of Arn Chorn-Pond. A survivor of Cambodia’s killing fields, Arn Chorn—Pond now fights to save Cambodia’s traditional music from extinction

The History Place
Historical summary of the Cambodian genocide, pictures and maps

The Cambodian Tribunal Monitor
Primary source for news and information, expert commentary and webcasts on the 2008 Cambodian Tribunal proceedings.

Documentation Center of Cambodia
Serves as a major source of information about the Cambodian genocide and is the world’s largest repository of printed documents and other original materials relating to the Khmer Rouge regime.

BOSNIA

Bosnia Link
Official Department of Defense site about military activities and the NATO peacekeeping mission in Bosnia. Contains a history of Bosnia.

Community of Bosnia
The Community of Bosnia dedicates itself to summoning the power of humanity against all forms of racism and genocide. The Foundation specifically works for a culturally pluralistic, multi-religious Bosnia.

Montreal Institute for Genocide and Human Rights Study
Links to sites dealing with genocide in the Balkans

Peace Pledge Union Information
General information regarding the Bosnian Genocide

RWANDA

History Whiz
Historical summary, links, maps and eyewitness accounts

Human Rights Watch
Leaven None to Tell the Story: Genocide in Rwanda
Extensive information on the Rwandan Genocide. History, propaganda techniques, warnings, organization, justice and responsibility, and a report on 10 years after the genocide.

Lonely Planet
History and maps of Rwanda

PSB Frontline: Ghosts of Rwanda
Program devoted to the 10th anniversary of the genocide. Features articles, timeline, interviews, video excerpts, and information about the International Criminal Tribunal.

PBS Frontline: The Triumph of Evil
Site for the PBS Frontline special about how the West ignored the warnings about genocide in Rwanda and turned its back on the victims. Interviews with US and UN officials, chronology of US/UN actions, readings, and materials for educators.

The History Place
Brief summary of the Rwandan Genocide

United Nations Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs
Special report examining the challenges of reconciliation and justice facing the nation. From the UN Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs.

DARFUR (SUDAN)

United State Holocaust Memorial Museum Committee on Conscience
Genocide alerts, history of Darfur genocide, current news articles, photos, analysis, and teacher resources

ENOUGH!
History of the Darfur genocide and action steps to raise awareness on Darfur, Uganda and the Congo.

Save Darfur
History of Darfur genocide, current news, photos, analysis, action and involvement resources

Lost Boys of Sudan
Program devoted to the story of the Lost Boys of Sudan. Features articles, interviews, video excerpts, and information about the Lost Boys story.

Eyes on Darfur – Amnesty International
Up close look at the Darfur genocide with satellite photos, video, eyewitness accounts and detailed case studies

 

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