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

GAAMAC stays informed and keeps informed

by undertaking research on the latest developments in atrocity prevention from around the world, and disseminating relevant information via its website, the regular newsletter and the event platform

Video Series: Prevention

One of the important topics discussed during the third global meeting of GAAMAC was addressing the root causes of atrocities.


Atrocities as the New Normal: Time to Re-Energize the “Never Again” Movement

Posted 2/7/19, 9:05 AM

Human Rights Watch’s Deputy Director for Global Advocacy, Philippe Bolopion, has written an impassioned piece for more action to be...

The play “Breaking the Silence” to tour Cambodia, carrying a message of reconciliation

Posted 1/15/19, 1:59 PM

A play that premiered ten years ago in Cambodia is making a return in 2019, aimed at promoting understanding and...

“If not now, when?”: The Responsibility to Protect, the Fate of the Rohingya and the Future of Human Rights

Posted 1/11/19, 11:14 AM

In a new occasional paper by GAAMAC Steering Group member Global Centre for the Responsibility to Protect, its Executive Director Dr. Simon...

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