Join Natasha Uwimanzi from Aegis Trust Rwanda as she provides a background on the 1994 genocide and discusses the unique way in which the country reconciled in an effort to promote communal healing and rebuilding. Based on a traditional method of community justice, Gacaca, survivors of the genocide directly confronted perpetrators, sharing personal experiences as evidence. HERC’s Director of Education, Sam Goldberg will join Natasha Uwimanzi to discuss this topic.
Learn More: The Story of Rwanda
Register for Zoom event: https://us02web.zoom.us/meeting/register/tZcldemgrT4pH9Ok6WTkIq7lEIneNNdsMnmz
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Holocaust Education Week is a partnership between the Philadelphia Holocaust Remembrance Foundation, the Wassmuth Center for Human Rights, and the Nathan and Esther Pelz Holocaust Education Resource Center (HERC). Email Sam Goldberg, HERC’s Director of Education for more information.
Tue. March 23, 2021