“Our commitment must be to remember the victims who perished, respect the survivors still with us, and reaffirm humanity's common aspiration for mutual understanding and justice.”
-- Declaration of the Stockholm International Forum on the Holocaust
The Auschwitz Institute signed an agreement with the African Union on 19 February in Addis Ababa to create the African Network for Genocide and Mass Atrocity Prevention.
Mr. El Ghassim Wane, director of the African Union's Peace and Security Department, signed the agreement at AU headquarters in the Ethiopian capital as the union enters its 50th anniversary year.
In the short term, the initiative provides for:
In the long term, the initiative envisions: