Countries: Rwanda

See also: Eastern Africa
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Rwandans in the United States advocate for Survivors Back Home

A short documentary about Rwandan survivors who live in the United States. They are advocating for survivors in Rwanda who still live next door to the neighbors who killed their families.

Regions: Rwanda, United States

Issues: Crimes against humanity, Genocide, Transitional justice

Witnessed: 3388 times

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Voices of Rwanda: Capturing the stories of genocide survivors on video

  "Not to transmit an experience is to betray it." - Elie Wiesel  

Regions: Rwanda, United States

Issues: Crimes against humanity, Genocide, Mass killings

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My Neighbor My Killer: Post-genocide Gacaca justice in Rwanda

Gacaca (Ga-CHA-cha), which literally means "justice on the grass", is a form of citizen-based justice with which the Rwandans are addressing the crimes of the 1994 genocide....

Regions: France, Rwanda, United States

Issues: Crimes against humanity, Genocide, Mass killings

Witnessed: 3070 times

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Live Webcast and Google Earth tour on UNHCR site: World Refugee Day 2009

On June 20th, 2009, UNHCR and Google Earth will have a live broadcast 9am - 9pm EST from various refugee camps around the world. ...

Regions: Global, Chad, Colombia

Issues: Humanitarian, Internally displaced persons, Refugees

Witnessed: 3334 times

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Jeremy Bowen: War stories

The veteran BBC correspondent talks to Allan Little about the changes that have taken place in the ways in which wars are reported from the Gulf War to Bosnia, Afghanistan to Rwanda, as well as the ch...

Regions: Afghanistan, Bosnia, Rwanda

Issues: Armed conflict

Witnessed: 2576 times

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In the Picture with Reza: War and Peace - 30 years on the Frontlines

World famous for his intrepid explorer's style of photographing the most exotic places, Reza (as he is known) has covered most of the globe for National Geographic and other major international public...

Regions: Afghanistan, Iran, Rwanda

Issues: Armed conflict

Witnessed: 2184 times

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Rwanda: 15 years after the genocide, mass burials continue

Every year, Rwandans remember the 1 million victims of the 1994 genocide in 100 days of commemoration.  Fifteen years after the mass killings, survivors continue to bury the remains of their loved on...

Regions: Rwanda

Issues: Crimes against humanity, Genocide, War crimes

Witnessed: 3265 times

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