Remembering Alison des Forges – A tribute by SOS Racisme
On February 12th, 2009, Alison Des Forges, academic, “seeker of truth” and specialist of Rwanda died in a plane crash in Buffalo.
Her research on war and genocide in Rwanda had lead her to be heard several times by the International Criminal Tribunal for Rwanda (ICTR) as well as by national tribunals as an expert.
She had a small voice, but a strength of mind.
Learn more here.
"Il devient absolument urgent de mettre un terme à cette injustice. Il y a un manque de connaissances et de recherches. Il faut donc promouvoir le recueil de témoignages, mais aussi construire des mémoriaux, organiser des expositions..." - @BenjaminAbtan