The International Institute for Genocide and Human Rights Studies releases a statement from Captain Cheng Xu of Canadian Armed Forces regarding his experience this summer at the Zoryan Institute’s two-week Genocide and Human Rights University Program (GHRUP) at the University of Toronto.
Captain Xu is a first-year PhD student at the University of Toronto in the Political Science department. He has served in the Canadian Armed Forces for over nine years and studies state violence and counterinsurgency. The GHRUP is a two-week intensive academic program designed to bring together students from various national backgrounds across all academic disciplines for an integrated approach to learn and discuss the issues in the field of Genocide and Human Rights Studies.
The mission of the program is to encourage a new generation of scholars to engage in research and publication in the field of Genocide and Human Rights Studies. This is achieved through a…
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