Genocide Memorial Day takes place on the third Sunday of every January to remember the perpetration of Â genocides and genocidal acts.
The details of the next London, UK event are:
DATE: Sunday, 17 January 2016
GMD also takes place through the Decoloniality Network in AmsterdamÂ (click here)Â and Paris, as well as other cities world-wide. In 2015 it took place in Jerusalem as well!
You can watch the trailer for 2015 here.
Here is a documentary about a fifteen year old winner of the poetry competition in 2012, Frano Vainio-Doiseul,Â who went to Bosnia to see the impact of the Bosnian genocide. Â Watch the video 'Visiting the Genocide' about this boy's journey. Â Click here for details of this year's poetry competition. Click here for a 60 second video clip to show students/to use in assemblies
If you are based outside London or the UK, you can watch the event live on-line on www.ihrc.tv.Â