Director-General Commemorates International Day of Reflection on the 1994 Genocide in Rwanda
8 April 2013
The Director-General participated in the commemoration of the International Day of Reflection on the 1994 Genocide in Rwanda at the United Nations Office at Geneva. He delivered the statement of the UN Secretary-General for the occasion which paid tribute to those who lost their lives and noted the efforts of the United Nations in preventing genocide and fighting impunity. He also highlighted the importance of the protection and promotion of human rights and the essential role of the international community and the United Nations in Geneva in this regard.