Government Decision-Making in Times of Genocide and Mass Atrocities

Government Decision-Making in Times of Genocide and Mass Atrocities

EUGENE, Ore. –  The University of Oregon’s Genocide Prevention Initiative and the independent non-profit institute, Decision Research, will sponsor two events open to the public: a keynote speech by Ambassador Princeton Lyman on “Responding to Mass Atrocities: Personalities, Politics, and Principle” on April 9th, and an Open Panel Discussion,“Preventing Mass Atrocities and Genocide: Strategies for the Future” on April 10th. Admission is free for both events. All are welcome.

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4J Eugene School District and GPI Collaboration

The Genocide Prevention Initiative (GPI)  at the University of Oregon has partnered with the 4J Eugene School District in an effort to empower our community’s students to take meaningful action in the interest of preserving human rights.  Superintendent Shelley Berman, who has joined the Savage steering committee, Principal Randy Bernstein of South Eugene High School, and other 4J teachers are paving the way in bringing genocide studies and prevention into the classroom.

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