International Day of Commemoration and Dignity of the Victims of the Crime of Genocide and of the Prevention of this Crime

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International Day of Commemoration and Dignity of the Victims of the Crime of Genocide and of the Prevention of this Crime
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International Day of Commemoration and Dignity of the Victims of the Crime of Genocide and of the Prevention of this Crime

December 9th is recognized as the International Day of Commemoration and Dignity of the Victims of the Crime of Genocide and of the Prevention of this Crime, also referred to as Genocide Prevention Day.

The United Nations has been observing this day since 2015, marking the anniversary of the adoption of the UN Genocide Convention on December 9, 1948.