Monday, April 25, 2005

You are invited: UN Human Rights Panel

UN GENOCIDE EVENT MAY 12
International Non-Governmental Organizations Committee on Human Rights, in Consultative Status with the United Nations Economic and Social Council, and the New York Office of the UN High Commissioner for Human Rights Invite you to a panel discussion on:

ENFORCING UN GENOCIDE CONVENTION: LESSONS LEARNED & CHALLENGES TO OVERCOME
Thursday 12 May 2005
1:15 - 2:45 PM
Conference Room 6
United Nations Headquarters, New York

Panelists:H E Stanislas Kamazi, Ambassador to the Mission of Rwanda (invited) Juan E. Mendez , Special Adviser on Prevention of Genocide, Argentina High Commissioner for Human Rights Office (TBA) Dennis Papazian, Professor of History, University of Michigan Dearborn Survivors voices from Rwanda, Armenia, Sudan, Punjab

Co-Chairs: Anie Kalayjian, World Federation for Mental Health & Fordham University

For those who do not have a UN ID, kindly send your name, address, phone, fax & E-mail to Kalayjian no later than May 9 at E-mail: kalayjiana@aol.com, fax: (201) 941-5110