The Institute of Caucasus Studies of ANAS (Azerbaijan National Academy of Sciences) - is a scientific research Institute in the structure of ANAS
Department of the Caucasus Policy
Department of the Georgian Studies
Department of the Armenian Studies
Department of the North Caucasus
Department of the Translation, Publication and Information
We are haunted by the stories and the images of too many mass atrocities, by the unprecedented genocides in Europe, Middle East, Asia and Africa.
Remembrance ceremonies and memorials are very important. We owe it to the victims and their families. Central tool to raise awareness, especially among generations that have not lived through such tragedies is remembrance, research and education.
The Center welcomes cretaive debates, historical and modern researches on genocide and mass atrocities. Therefore we welcome, researchers, scientists, historians, investigrators, NGO members to take part in the events organized by our center.
- Academic Researches on Genocide
- International human rights law - international criminal law perspective
- Social psychology
- Political Sciences
- Hate speech and propaganda
- Violence against a specific groups
- Establishment of legal frameworks
- Prevention of genocides
- Role of Civil Society
- Global information society
- Educational Programs
- The development of educational tools
- National and Institutional Responses
- Development of tools for the prevention of mass atrocity crimes, especially the prevention of genocides
- United Nations system
Crimes Against Humanity
Critical Genocide Studies
Justice & Prosecutions
GENOCIDES OVERLOOKED IN HISTORY
EDUCATING THE NEXT GENERATION ABOUT GENOCIDE AND MASS ATROCITY ATTEMPTS AGAINST TURKIC PEOPLE AROUND THE WORLD
The Turkish Genocide Studies Center is dedicated to the study of genocide, mass atrocities, crimes against humanity the world community tend to skip or ignore, and their long-term consequences. The Center is the first and only organization of its kind, with a unique research programs and a groundbreaking Postdoctoral Fellowships, informative events. Since 2020 it has established itself as the leading platform for researchers around the world and graduate students studying human rights, cultural studies, history, law and politics and genocides against Turkic Communities in broader Eurasian region. As conveners of a vigorous series of international symposia, workshops, and conferences that widen the frontiers of genocide studies by introducing less well-known instances and creative methodologies, Center members nurture essential study and spawn major ideas.
The origins, perpetration, and effects of genocide are complicated, necessitating varied remedies. The Center is dedicated to breaking down barriers in order to create more understanding and to train professionals who will seek answers, provide healing and assistance, education, and memorialization possibilities.
Warning: The research facilities, recongition and memorialization of the Turkish Genocide are not an attack on the people of other countries or other nationalities. The aim of our center is to investigate crimes against humanity and systematic genocides committed against Turks throughout history, to reveal confidential and covert information and documents, and to counter distorted and fabricated opinions.