Prevention in Action

8 Jun 2021

We are thrilled to launch our new #PreventionInAction series!

This new series pays tribute to individuals and organizations from around the world who successfully contributed to advancing atrocity...

A new resource library

13 Aug 2020

GAAMAC is excited to announce the launch of its new resource library. This tool is meant to catalogue atrocity prevention related reference documents, videos, toolkits and manuals, reports, statements and more. You can...

A new interview series: What can we learn from COVID-19?

21 Apr 2020

In the context of the COVID-19 crisis, GAAMAC is launching a series of conversations on the parallels between public health and atrocity prevention.

The conversations take place between Mô Bleeker, GAAMAC chair and Dr Jennifer Leaning, Professor of the Practice of Health and Human Rights at Harvard University and GAAMAC Steering Group member. 

GAAMAC is mentioned in two reports recently released by the United Nations Secretary-General

19 Jul 2019

The report on the prevention of genocide submitted to the Human Rights Council (A/HRC/41/24) highlights GAAMAC’s role in the prevention of atrocities.

The Africa Working Group’s "Manual on Best Practices for the Establishment and Management of National Mechanisms for Genocide and Mass Atrocities Prevention" is online!

10 Apr 2019

This first regional product from the Africa Working Group is the result of an initiative originating from the global meeting GAAMAC II. It aims to share lessons learned and good practices in the establishment and management of national mechanisms to strengthen atrocity prevention, drawn from...