Posts Tagged ‘ICG’

Gareth Evans, a former Australian Foreign Minister and President of International Crisis Group, joined us yesterday for a noontime program to explore why the world has stood by so many times while governments failed to protect their own people from genocide, ethnic cleansing, and other crimes against humanity.

As the co-chair of the international commission that initiated the Responsibility to Protect idea in 2001, Evans spoke yesterday with our CEO & President, Jane Wales on the implications for R2P in the Obama Administration.  Listen to the full program here.  You can hear Evans speak more on the development of the R2P norm and its prospects for implementation in this video from last year’s GPF conference.

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