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:


Tackling the Problem of Hate Speech During Elections in Nigeria

Posted 6/18/18, 8:09 AM

The 2011 and 2015 general elections in Nigeria were marred by hate speech and accompanied by violence. In this paper and policy...

National Mechanisms for the Prevention of Atrocity Crimes

Posted 6/15/18, 1:37 PM

National Mechanisms for the Prevention of Genocide and other Atrocity Crimes are officially established bodies that lead the development and...

Relative Risks of Mass Killing Onset in 2018: Results from a Wiki Survey

Posted 6/12/18, 7:21 AM

The Early Warning Project, a cooperation between the Simon-Skjodt Center for the Prevention of Genocide and...

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