CIJA-Pacific Commemorates Armenian Genocide

May 3, 2018 | Pacific Region, Uncategorized

On Sunday April 22, 2018, CIJA-Pacific Region was honoured to attend the 103rd Commemoration of the Armenian Genocide, organized by the United Armenian Committee of BC, and have the opportunity to invite the Armenian community of Vancouver and others to join together in organizing Genocide Prevention Month BC in light of the Canadian Parliament’s unanimous adoption of Motion M-587, which calls on the Government of Canada to honour the victims of genocides by recognizing the month of April as “Genocide Remembrance, Condemnation and Prevention Month.”

You can read coverage of the event here.

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