On this page, you can find all our press releases with news about our current projects, engagements, and other events.
December 22, 2022
Somaliland Conference on the Isaaq Genocide Commemoration
The Somaliland Conference for the Isaaq Genocide Commemoration - consisting of two important events - was the first ever commemoration of the Isaaq Genocide held in the city of Hargeisa, Somaliland. Over 200 attendees participated in both the genocide commemoration and the launching of a book authored by Mr. Nuur Ismail.
December 15, 2022
Dr. Elisa Von Joeden-Forgey Moderates the 4th Global Forum Against the Crime of Genocide in Yerevan, Armenia
Lemkin Institute Co-President, Dr. Elisa von Joeden-Forgey, moderated the opening high-level session of the 4th Global Forum Against the Crime of Genocide, which was held in Yerevan, Armenia, at the Matenadaran Institute of Ancient Manuscripts from December 12-13, 2022.
December 12, 2022
Irene Victoria Massimino Participates in the International Conference: “Memory and Justice: Remembrance in the Aftermath of Political Violence” in Beirut, Lebanon.
AGBU Lebanon, in collaboration with the Issam Fares Institute for Public Policy & International Affairs (IFI), and Lepsiushaus Potsdam, hosted a conference titled Memory and Justice: Remembrance in the Aftermath of Political Violence.
November 7, 2022
The Lemkin Institute for Genocide Prevention and the Center for Law and Justice signed a Memorandum of Understanding for their Collaborative Efforts on the Protection of Human Rights and Genocide Prevention
The Lemkin Institute for Genocide Prevention and the Center for Law and Justice “Tatoyan Foundation” have established cooperative efforts based on the memorandum of agreement signed on 9 September 2022.
November 1, 2022
The Lemkin Institute for Genocide Prevention Supports the House Resolution Recognizing the Bangladesh Genocide of 1971
The Lemkin Institute for Genocide Prevention strongly supports H. Res. 1430, a resolution recognizing the Bangladesh Genocide of 1971 introduced in the House of Representatives by Rep. Steve Chabot (R-OH) and Rep. Ro Khanna (D-CA).
October 31, 2022
The Lemkin Institute for Genocide Prevention Supports the House and Senate Resolutions Condemning Russia’s Genocidal War Against the People of Ukraine
The Lemkin Institute has communicated its support for the U.S. Helsinki Commission’s efforts in bringing attention to evidence of genocide in Ukraine through the drafting of two congressional resolutions that condmen Russia for committing genocide against the people of Ukraine.
October 25, 2022
Communication to the ICC against the Russian Federation for the Intent to Commit Genocide through the Forcible Transfer of Ukrainian Children
The Ukraine-based Regional Center for Human Rights and the US-based Lemkin Institute for Genocide Prevention submitted today a joint communication to the ICC requesting an investigation of the Russian Federation for the crime of genocide pursuant to Article 15 of the Rome Statute of the International Criminal Court.