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Genocide Awareness Toolkit (old)

Read, print and use these tools as your chapter prepares for Genocide Awareness and Prevention Month. More tools will be added as they become available. 

General Background Information

Timeline

Fact Sheet

Glossary of Important Terms

Why April’s the Right Month for Genocide Awareness

Major 20th and 21st Century Genocide Case Studies

Armenian Genocide

The Holocaust

Cambodia Genocide

Bosnian Genocide

Rwandan Genocide

Darfur Conflict

Videos and Multimedia

Check with your STF intern for more video and multimedia suggestions.

General: Worse Than War (1 hour 54 mins)

Armenian Genocide: 104 Year Old Grandma Shares Her Story (5:26 mins)

Armenian Genocide: Testimony of Sam Kadorian (1:12 mins)
Sam Kadoria Video Screenshot

The Holocaust, Rwanda, Congo and Darfur: The Last Survivor (22:39 mins)
Check out: The Last Survivor Study Guide

Cambodian Genocide: Genocide Survivor Phansy Peang (0:38 mins)

Bosnian Genocide: Eyewitness Testimony: Christiane Amanpour (1:55 mins)

Rwanda Genocide: A Good Man in Hell: General Roméo Dallaire and the Rwanda Genocide (11:33 mins)

Rwanda Genocide: Eyewitness Testimony: Alison des Forges (2:39 mins)

Museum Exhibits

Hammer Museum: I Am Armenian film series

LA Central Public Library: They Shall Not Perish: The Story of Near East Relief traveling exhibit

Museum of Tolerance: Anne Frank interactive exhibit

LA Museum of the Holocaust: Tree of Testimony

News Articles and Other Helpful Resources

Orange County for Darfur: Books and film suggestions for all genocides

The Economist: The Armenian Genocide: A New Way to Commemorate

New York Times: Guarding Denmark’s Jewish Heritage

Huffington Post: Meeting Rithy Panh in Cambodia

Reuters: Bosnian, U.S. Officials Discuss Deportations Over War Crimes

BBC: Rwanda Outgrows its Genocides Orphanages

UN News Centre: Darfur security, humanitarian situations ‘deteriorated significantly’

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