High School General Assembly Plenary


Ria Jalan
United Kingdom

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Agenda: The Responsibility to Protect and the prevention of  genocide, war crimes, ethnic cleansing and crimes against humanity

School: Jayshree Periwal International School

Allotted country: Angola 

Delegate: Ria Jalan

Genocide is a term used to describe violence against members of a national, ethnic, racial or religious group with the intent to destroy the entire group. The word however, came into use only after the Nazi regime against European Jews during World War II. In 1948, the United Nations approved its Convention on the Prevention and Punis...