IAGS is a global, interdisciplinary, non-partisan organization seeking to further research and teaching about the nature, causes, and consequences of genocide.

Joined August 2011
International Association of Genocide Scholars retweeted
New Issue 15.2 is out! digitalcommons.usf.edu/gsp/v…
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International Association of Genocide Scholars retweeted
Delighted to have been appointed as the emerging scholars representative on the @GenocideStudies executive board. Looking forward to continuing the excellent work of @_tim_williams_ and building opportunities for emerging scholars in the organisation.
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"Most teachers in England lack the knowledge to combat common myths and falsehoods about the atrocity, research by University College London's Centre for Holocaust Education suggests."
Academics warn of teachers' ignorance of Holocaust bbc.in/3z83i95
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Join IAGS President @DrMelOB for this important discussion.
.@NewlinesInst's #Gender and #Genocide Conference final panel will look at how States respond to genocide and how/why they come up with genocide determinations. With @DrMelOB and @JP_Peacemaking, moderated by @NaomiKikoler. Reg now: newlinesinstitute-org.zoom.u…
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And just like that #IAGS2021 is over! Thank you everyone who presented, attended, and helped coordinate this fantastic event. Can't wait to see everyone in person (🤞) in Barcelona for #IAGS2023!
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Christina McCormick & William Jennette (@GeorgeMasonU): "Our findings lead us to develop 5 preconditions of concern for mass violence in a context of social media usage. (1/2)
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The presence of all these conditions is cause for heightened attention due to how quickly information spreads and how easily collective action can be organized on these types of platforms." (2/2) #IAGS2021 #GenocideInDigitalAge
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🗣️@ivmassiminok (@UNPAZ_Oficial): "One of the problems of social media is the anonymity of its users. The real question here is what it is considered hate speech by each individual jurisdiction. The question relies in each jurisdiction." #IAGS2021 #GenocideInDigitalAge
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🗣️@MananaHakobyan, Armen Hovannisian, Taline Mardirossian & Sofi Sargsyan address the importance of data sciences' link to genocide prevention & other controversial issues, such as the manipulated information generated by bot's activity & algorithms #IAGS2021
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‼️@hollienyseth: “The government at the time had took advantage of the civil war to spread a lot of propaganda through newspapers, magazines and, in particular, the radio given that the vast majority of Rwandans in 1993 were illiterate and got their news from the radio” #IAGS2021
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💬 @AlexLHinton: "The Global Consortium is looking at different responses to the bigotry and hate. It is devoted to bringing together scholars and practitioners from across the globe to explore the interventions developed to stop these issues." 📚 #IAGS2021
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🗣️@TaliNates : "We published the book “Brother” connecting the violence we saw to xenophobic sentiments that are continuing. In the #Covid19 era policies emerged as restrictive regulations on employment which encourage institutionalization of xenophobia." #IAGS2021
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International Association of Genocide Scholars retweeted
Great to discuss my work today and our mutual research interests with a fantastic panel of Erika Miyamoto and Mariana Lara Palacios and moderator @Dr_C_Bennett – really looking forward to meeting in person at the next conference! @GenocideStudies #IAGS2021
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Check out this survey during a break between panels!
Not wanting to distract from our @GenocideStudies #IAGS2021, but if you're interested in critical reflection on the interaction between our activism and scholarship in the field please consider completing to this ongoing survey: forms.gle/UPSVaLtmeKUnM4m48 #qualitative
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International Association of Genocide Scholars retweeted
“Oh the places she will go!!” - congratulations to the new ⁦@GenocideStudies⁩ President, ⁦@DrMelOB⁩!!! #IAGS2021
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🗣️ Cecilia Ducci (@Unibo): “And so while most studies are really focused on the International Criminal Court cases, it is the real politik interest that stops states in intervening or not in cases of potential or actual genocide”. #IAGS2021 #Impunity #Accountability ⚖️
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@PizuarH (@ewubdofficial): “The participants agreed that FB can be used to interact w/ their issue globally in many ways that may enable them to share their stories to the global community, showing what they have faced in crimes committed against them by the military” #IAGS2021
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