Our mission and duty is to take practical and necessary measures to prevent
We monitor international hotspots for indicators of genocide using on-line
The Center for the Prevention of Genocide was created after forty years
of genocide and humanitarian scholars calling for such a center. We monitor and
study precursors of genocide present around the world. We are committed to
using politically neutral and technical methods to confirm, anticipate and aid
in the prevention of genocide. We use on the ground resources and a network of
NGO, governmental and international organizations to compile and publish
Founded in October 2000 as an affiliate charitable organization of Improve The
World International, the Center is made up of 15-25 volunteer staff members,
and includes MA students of International Relations, Peace and Conflict
Prevention, IT specialists, Humanitarian scholars and other specialized
Combining high academic standards and advanced technology, the Center brings
nonpartisan, non-religiously affiliated information to policymakers and the
media, with the goal of preventing genocide.
|About CPG’s Senior
The Senior Fellowship Program is composed of a qualified group of retired or
volunteer professionals with expertise in the areas that CPG monitor’s.
Each fellow is expected to conduct and publish research and oversee the human
rights violation monitoring in their area of expertise. Fellows are
available for media commentary and will provide testimony and present evidence
of massive human rights violations in Washington or at the United
Nations. Finally, fellows mentor CPG’s interns as a means of enhancing
the student’s experience at CPG. Fellows are given full use of CPG’s
facilities and are provided offices for research, meetings and appointments.
For more information on CPG’s Senior Fellowship Program or to schedule an
Mr. Charles Fairbanks
Professor Pierre Sales
Professor Richard Skolnik
CPG’s staff is composed of a qualified group of volunteer students from
prestigious universities around the world.
We welcome applications for graduate and undergraduate volunteer and/or college
credit internships. To apply please contact us.
Our Interns come from all over the world and have contributed a great deal to
the international aspect of the Center for the Prevention of Genocide.
|From the Middle East|
|From North and South America|