AYF Canada Rallies Against Environmental Violations in Armenia

TORONTO, Ontario—On June 10, the Armenian Youth Federation (AYF) of Canada “Simon Zavarian” Chapter hosted an information session in Toronto regarding recent environmental and social rights violations in Armenia. The event focused on the deforestation of the Teghut forest and the illegal [more...]

June 27, 2012 // 0 Comments

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Zarakolu, Zoryan Collaborate in Turkish Publication of German Archives

TORONTO—Ragip Zarakolu, a publisher in Istanbul and a renowned champion of human rights, has collaborated with the Zoryan Institute to lay one more building block on the foundation of a common body of knowledge for Turks and Armenians. Zarakolu, despite being in jail in Turkey since October 2011 [more...]

March 22, 2012 // 1 Comment

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Apsel Appointed Course Director of Zoryan GHRUP

TORONTO, Canada—Prof. Joyce Apsel was recently appointed course director of the Genocide and Human Rights University Program (“GHRUP”) by the Program Development Committee. The GHRUP is held annually in partnership with the International Institute for Genocide and Human Rights Studies [more...]

March 14, 2012 // 0 Comments

How Will the Canadian Museum for Human Rights Represent Genocide?

The following is a formal statement by the IIGHRS-Zoryan on the Canadian Museum for Human Rights. TORONTO, Canada—In April 2003, the International Institute for Genocide and Human Rights Studies (a division of the Zoryan Institute; IIGHRS-Zoryan) was invited to a public gathering in Winnipeg by [more...]

February 19, 2012 // 5 Comments

Dadrian, Akcam Co-Author Book Setting Istanbul Trials in Legal Context

Vahakn N. Dadrian and Taner Akcam Judgment at Istanbul: The Armenian Genocide Trials New York and Oxford: Berghahn Books, 2011. 363 pp. ISBN 978-0-85745-251-1 (hardback), ISBN 978-0-85745-286-3 (e-book) $110 ($75 to Zoryan Friends). The cover of the book. In the aftermath of its disastrous defeat [more...]

November 22, 2011 // 1 Comment

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New Issue of ‘Genocide Studies and Prevention’ Released

Now in its sixth year of publication, “Genocide Studies and Prevention” Volume 6.2 features in its latest issue a diverse mix of original articles that cover a wide range of topics related directly to the field of genocide studies. This issue features articles by the Zoryan Institute’s [more...]

October 18, 2011 // 0 Comments

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Human Rights Review Praises Zoryan Program

“Educating a New Generation: The Model of the ‘Genocide & Human Rights University Program,’” an article by Dr. Joyce Apsel, will be featured in the forthcoming issue of the prestigious Human Rights Review, describing and analyzing this innovative, higher education course. The journal is [more...]

August 4, 2011 // 0 Comments

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