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Holocaust Education and the Prevention of Genocide - Adama Deng

Language: English

Mr Adama Deng, Special Adviser of the United Nations for the Prevention of Genocide, explains the role of the United Nations in halting processes of discrimination and violence against groups that may lead to mass atrocities and genocide. He highlights the links between education about the Holocaust, as promoted by UNESCO, and the work of his office in alerting the world about the dangers of genocide today. Mr Dieng was a guest of UNESCO for the 2013 International Day of Commemoration in Memory of Victims of the Holocaust, and gave the keynote speech at the high-level panel discussion “From Holocaust Education to the Prevention of Genocide: What have we learnt from the past?” held at UNESCO headquarters on 28 January 2013, in partnership with his Office

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Place/region: UNESCO HQ, United Nations, Europe
Type: Interview
Production and personalities:
Interviewer: Neil Ford
Interviewee: Adama Deng
Publisher: UNESCO TV
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Original: Video.MOV
Location: EV only
UMVS reference: AVFONDS-ERIDPI-0101
Rights holder: UNESCO