United States of America
UNESCO Chair in Genocide Prevention (985), established in 2012 at Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey (United States of America).
The specific objectives of this Chair are to:
- develop genocide prevention education programmes at the undergraduate and postgraduate levels, as well as scholarly exchanges;
- serve as a genocide prevention research think-tank;
- produce genocide prevention publications and communicate information about genocide prevention to a wide audience ranging from students, researchers, academics and practitioners to diplomats and the broader public; and,
- cooperate closely with relevant organizations active in the field of genocide prevention to achieve the above objectives.
UNESCO Sector/Office responsible for the Chair/Network
Social and Human Sciences, UNESCO Liaison Office in New York
Contact: Prof. Alexander Hinton, UNESCO Chairholder
Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey
360 Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd.
Newark, NJ 07102, USA