April The Rwanda genocide, the worst example of genocide since WWII, began with the deaths of 10 Belgian UN peacekeepers at the hands of Rwandan forces. Canadian General Romeo Dallaire UN Commander of record.
Man mutilated Rwanda World Press Photo of the Year: 1994 James Nachtwey, USA, Magnum Photos for Time. Rwanda, June Hutu man mutilated by the Hutu ‘Interahamwe’ militia, who suspected him of sympathizing with the Tutsi rebels.
Rwanda genocide considers worst genocide in human history more than one million people were massacred in Rwanda genocide. Rwanda observed public holiday every year to remember victims of Rwanda genocide.
This is a fantastic lesson plan on genocides in history that incorporates Common Core strategies, cooperative learning, and higher-level thinking. Includes 6 one page readings on genocides (the Armenian genocide, the Holocaust, Stalin's Great Purge, Cambodia, Rwanda, and Darfur) along with a chart. Students then analyze the UN definition of genocide and work together to create a new one and apply it to one of the genocides they read about.
Five Inspiring Stories of Healing: 20 Years After the Rwanda Genocide (.I especially love the story of breadmaking Daniel Safari!
Kigali Genocide Memorial Center: Healing Wounds of Rwanda's Genocide
The history of the Rwanda genocide will leave you deeply shaken, stirred and saddened. But in order to truly appreciate the ways in which community-focused tourism is helping Rwanda to heal and rebuild itself, you must first understand how and why those t
1994 - A Hutu man at a Red Cross hospital, his face mutilated by the Hutu 'Interahamwe' militia, who suspected him of sympathizing with the Tutsi rebels. (James Nachtwey) This famous picture has been reproduced many, many times.