The Museum’s initiative to examine the international community’s responses to warnings of impending violence in the case of the Rwandan genocide culminates with a conference in The Hague.Read More
In February 2014 the Museum sent a delegation to Jordan to learn more about the plight of refugees fleeing the violence in Syria.Read More
April 7, 2014, marked the 20th anniversary of the beginning of the genocide in Rwanda. A Museum delegation traveled to Rwanda for the commemoration.Read More
The Museum issues a statement on civilian and ethnic-based targeting in South Sudan.
Mike Abramowitz reports from Rwanda, where a Museum delegation traveled for the 20th anniversary of the genocide.
Graeme Wood reports on the plight of the Rohingya in the New Republic following his CPG-supported trip to Burma.
Learn about the history of the current violence in the Central African Republic.
The Museum expresses concern over reports of group-targeted violence in South Sudan.
In the News
Listen to reporter Graeme Wood discuss his recent trip to the Central African Republic on NPR's Morning Edition
In A Prelude to Murder: Calling Humans Vermin (external link), Michael Abramowitz, former director of the Center for the Prevention of Genocide, and Museum Fellow Susan Benesch explore how to counter dangerous speech.
Michael Abramowitz reviews Totally Unofficial: The Autobiography of Raphael Lemkin (external link), the story of the Polish-Jewish refugee who worked to create the 1948 UN genocide convention.
Listen to CPG Acting Director Cameron Hudson discuss the current situation in the Democratic Republic of the Congo (external link).
Photos and Video
Michael Christopher Brown captures starkly powerful images of the effects of the violence on civilians in the Central African Republic.
Photojournalist Andree Kaiser’s images bear witness to the humanitarian crisis in Syria and document the stories of those affected by the violence.
Our Walls Bear Witness: The Plight of Burma’s Rohingya highlights the Museum’s 2013 nighttime photo display on this persecuted group.