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Global Parliamentarians
The role of the legislative branch in building national mechanisms for atrocity prevention

The Hague Institute for Global Justice
The Hague, Netherlands
April 13–14, 2017

Co-hosted by the Stanley Foundation, the Auschwitz Institute for Peace and Reconciliation, the Montreal Institute for Genocide and Human Rights Studies, the Global Centre for R2P, and The Hague Institute for Global Justice.

A discussion on leveraging legislative roles through advocacy, oversight, legislation, and resource allocation, in order to contribute to the development of national mechanisms for atrocity prevention.

Policy Tools and Resources: 

  • Reducing Risk, Strengthening Resilience: Toward the Structural Prevention of Atrocity Crimes (English | Spanish)
  • The First Response: Peaceful Means in the Third Pillar of the Responsibility to Protect (English | Spanish)
  • UN Framework of Analysis for Atrocity Crimes (English | Spanish)
  • National Mechanisms for the Prevention of Genocide and other Atrocity Crimes (2016) (2017)
  • Advocate, Educate, Legislate: The Role of Parliamentarians in the Prevention of Mass Atrocities (English)
  • In the Shadow of Syria (English PDF)

Institutional Resources:

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