Take Action - Get Involved
The Lemkin Institute, the Anti-Genocide Coffee Break: A Multinational Podcast, and Genocide News Now! frequently mention ways you can help prevent genocide, address its consequences, stand in solidarity with victims, and promote long-term human security.
Use the links below to get more involved in the efforts to stop genocide around the world.
Legal Defense Fund for Jerusalem Armenians
Tatoyan Foundation Center for Law and Justice has started this important campaign to bring necessary support to help fund the work ahead including much-needed legal actions, expert analyses and other time-sensitive actions to raise global awareness of these critical issues before relevant courts, decision-makers and international tribunals.
Native Hope (USA)
Native Hope "exists to address the injustice done to Native Americans." They
"dismantle barriers through storytelling and impactful programs to bring healing and inspire hope." Click here to learn more and get involved!
Support Indigenous Self-Determination in the USA
Sign the petition asking US President Joseph Biden to protect the rights of indigenous children and families, which are currently being challenged by a case at the Supreme Court which seeks to declare unconstitutional the 1978 Indian Child Welfare Act (ICWA). The ICWA protected children from being removed from their tribal homelands by prioritizing native families in foster care and adoption processes.
Tell Congress to fully fund the democracy movement in Myanmar
As Congress readies the Fiscal Year 2024 budget for the Department of State, Foreign Operations, and Related Programs (SFOPS), it is important to encourage them to allocate enough funds to enforce the BURMA Act. At the same time, it is crucial to continue providing essential aid to address the political and humanitarian crisis in Burma.
Auction for Artsakh
Want to help the refugees from the Artsakh genocide who are now in Armenia? The Philadelphia Sebouh Chapter of the Armenian Youth Federation is hosting an online auction to raise money for the Armenian Relief Society’s humanitarian work with displaced Artsakhsis. There are many beautiful items to bid on and 100 percent of the profits will go directly to the Armenian Relief Society.
Support S.Res.244 Condemning Azerbaijan's Blockade of Artsakh
Urge your Senator to support S.Res.244, a resolution condemning Azerbaijan's blockade of the Armenians of Artsakh and ongoing human rights violations.
"Chow Hang-tung, a young human rights lawyer, is imprisoned in Hong Kong for holding vigils to commemorate the victims of the Tiananmen Square crackdown. Demand freedom for Chow Hang-tung now."
Rohingya Refugee Crisis
Help fuel the Partners Relief & Development response to provide relief and promote access to healthcare and education for refugees in Bangladesh and displaced families who remain persecuted in Myanmar.