Photo of the GHRRAD Center Staff with NEIU President Gloria Gibson

Who We Are

The GHRAD Center consists of a group of concerned faculty and students supported by a larger community of friends, together promoting awareness and acting towards the prevention of genocide and other crimes against humanity in Africa.

What We Do

The GHRAD Center aims to: 

  • Organize courses and workshops and offer fellowships for students and scholars 
  • Develop curricula and pedagogies for teachers
  • Organize bimonthly discussions of relevant books, articles and documentaries
  • Hold yearly conference/symposia
  • Organize student-centered activism and debates on social justice and human right issues
  • Collaborate with leading organizations and institutions interested in understanding and stopping crimes against humanity
  • Advocate for public policies to prevent future atrocities