GAAMAC is a global

inclusive state-led initiative to prevent atrocities (genocide, war crimes, ethnic cleansing, crimes against humanity)

GAAMAC provides a platform

for exchange, dialogue, and dissemination of learning and good practice on prevention

GAAMAC supports States

to build their capacities to prevent atrocities as well as to develop and implement national preventive strategies

Listen to Adama Dieng, UN Special Adviser on the Prevention of Genocide, on why he supports GAAMAC:


Interview with former UN Special Adviser of the Secretary-General on the Responsibility to Protect (R2P) Dr. Ivan Šimonović

Posted 5/2/18, 3:45 AM

Dr. Ivan Šimonović was UN Special Adviser on the Responsibility to Protect (R2P) from 1 October 2016 to 31 March 2018. Prior to...

Building Resilience to Genocide

Posted 4/27/18, 7:06 PM

In a policy brief for the Auschwitz Institute for Peace and Reconciliation, Dr. Deborah Mayersen outlines practical,...

Atrocity Prevention and Peacebuilding: Key insights and lessons from a global consultation convened by Peace Direct

Posted 4/9/18, 3:12 PM

Peace Direct published a new report on the role of local peacebuilders in atrocity prevention, an issue that has not gained much attention so...

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