The Margins of Genocide: Riots, Pogroms, and Killing in Part

The Montreal Institute for Genocide and Human Rights Studies presents a workshop with Kjell Anderson, founder of Shared Humanity. The workshop, entitled "The Margins of Genocide: Riots, Pogroms, and Killing in Part" will be held Wednesday, December 3, 2008 from 12 noon to 1:30 PM in Room LB 1014 at Concordia University, 1400 de Maisonneuve Blvd. West.

Kjell Føllingstad Anderson has an LL.M in the International and European Protection of Human Rights from Utrecht University (The Netherlands), as well as an M.A. in
International Affairs from the Norman Paterson School of International Affairs at Carleton University. He has worked as a program coordinator at FACT-Rwanda (Forum des Activistes Contre la Torture, a Rwandan human rights NGO), as a conflict analyst for the Country Indicators in Foreign Policy (CIFP) project, and as a program officer at the Organization of American States; he also participated (as part of a law clinic) in a case before the Special Court for Sierra Leone. At his various jobs, Anderson has developed and implemented projects funded by, or in partnership with, the European Commission, the Commonwealth, the Government of Canada, the Government of South Africa, the International Rehabilitation Council for Torture Victims (IRCT), CORDAID, CARE, and other organisations.