Links to Our Colleagues
The Genocide Education Project (www.genocideeducation.org)
The Genocide Education Project is a San Francisco-based nonprofit organization that assists educators in teaching about human rights and genocide — particularly the Armenian Genocide — by developing and distributing instructional materials, providing access to teaching resources and organizing educational workshops.
Facing History and Ourselves (www.facinghistory.org)
Facing History and Ourselves is an international educational and professional development organization whose mission is to engage students of diverse backgrounds in an examination of racism, prejudice, and antisemitism in order to promote the development of a more humane and informed citizenry.
By studying the historical development of the Holocaust and other examples of genocide, students make the essential connection between history and the moral choices they confront in their own lives.
The Zoryan Institute (www.zoryaninstitute.org)
The Zoryan Institute for Contemporary Research and Documentation was established in Cambridge, Massachusetts in 1982, followed by The Zoryan Institute of Canada, Inc., which was incorporated in Toronto in 1984 as a non-profit research institute. They combine to form an international academic and scholarly centre that stresses the highest standards of scholarship and objectivity in undertaking and supporting multi-disciplinary research, documentation, lectures, seminars, colloquia, and publications in three broad subject areas: Genocide, Diaspora, and Armenia.
Canadian Museum for Human Rights (www.museumforhumanrights.ca)
Established by Parliament through amendments to the Museums Act in 2008, the Canadian Museum for Human Rights is envisioned as a national and international destination — a centre of learning where Canadians and people from around the world can engage in discussion and commit to taking action against hate and oppression.
Genocide Watch (www.genocidewatch.org)
Genocide Watch exists to predict, prevent, stop, and punish genocide and other forms of mass murder. They seek to raise awareness and influence public policy concerning potential and actual genocide. Their purpose is to build an international movement to prevent and stop genocide.
The Armenian Genocide Museum & Institute (www.genocide-museum.am)
The Armenian Genocide Museum & Institute (AGMI) is a non-profit organization based in Yerevan, Armenia. Its mission is the academic and scientific study of the Genocide, as well as the development and maintenance of exhibits within the Tsitsernakaberd Memorial Complex. Its website features a rich and centralized resource for international textual and photographic records pertaining to the event.
Armenian National Institute (www.armenian-genocide.org)
The Armenian National Institute (ANI) is an independent 501(c)3 non-profit organization based in Washington, DC, dedicated to the study, research, and affirmation of the Armenian Genocide. ANI is founded upon the following principles: keeping memory alive is imperative; crimes against humanity must not be forgotten; past genocides must be confronted and acknowledged to prevent future genocides. To meet this commitment ANI is engaged in a full-time concentrated effort to integrate the lessons of the Armenian Genocide into the universal understanding of the problem of genocide.