Lokuto Bismark Simon works with the Community Empowerment for Progress Organization – South Sudan (CEPO) as a Project Officer and also acts as a member of the South Sudan National Committee for the Prevention and Punishment of the Crime of Genocide, War Crimes, Crimes Against Humanity and All Forms of Discrimination. He attended the November 2018 edition of the Global Raphael Lemkin Seminar for Genocide Prevention in Poland.
2019 International Day of Commemoration and Dignity of the Victims of the Crime of Genocide and of the Prevention of this Crime
The Auschwitz Institute marks today, December 9, as the International Day of Commemoration and Dignity of the Victims of the Crime of Genocide and of the Prevention of this Crime. Established by the Sixty Ninth United Nations General Assembly through Resolution 69/323 in September of 2017, the International Day is observed each year on this date to mark the anniversary of the adoption of the Convention on the Prevention and …Read more