Auschwitz Institute Praises New Atrocities Prevention Board
Auschwitz Institute for Peace and Reconciliation
23 April 2012
The Auschwitz Institute for Peace and Reconciliation commends the creation of the U.S. Atrocities Prevention Board, announced today by President Obama at the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum.
Auschwitz Institute executive director Tibi Galis will attend the Board's first meeting at the White House today. (…)
(…) Galis emphasized the importance of education and training for policymakers to support the Atrocities Prevention Board, pointing to a report issued last year by the Center for American Progress that highlighted the "clear need for increased professional development on crisis prevention." The report said the Auschwitz Institute's programs should be made available "for all State and USAID employees." (…)
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