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.
On May 20, 2019, the Auschwitz Institute for Peace and Reconciliation (AIPR) recognizes the annual Day of Remembrance for the Cambodian Genocide. In one of the most fatal genocides of the 20th century, approximately 1.7 million individuals – over 20% of the Cambodian population – lost their lives to the brutality that took place between 1975 and 1979. Under the leadership of Pol Pot, the Khmer Rouge regime carried …Read more