Professional Training Program for the Prevention of Mass Atrocities by MIGS

18 Jan 2016 10:42

By the Montreal Institute for Genocide and Human Right Studies (MIGS)

On 1-3 June 2016, the MIGS at Concordia University is organizing a two-and-a-half-day professional training program on the prevention mass atrocity crimes.

This program is tailored to mid- to senior-level professionals interested in the prevention and interdiction of mass atrocity crimes and is now accepting applications. The program will be divided into several thematic sessions presented by internationally-recognized experts. During the sessions case studies related to Syria and Iraq, confronting violent extremism, ISIS, Boko Haram, among many others will be discussed. This year's program will take place in Montreal, Canada.

For more details on the 2016 MIGS Training Program visit the official website: