BEGIN:VCALENDAR VERSION:2.0 PRODID:-//Syracuse University Events - ECPv6.0.12//NONSGML v1.0//EN CALSCALE:GREGORIAN METHOD:PUBLISH X-ORIGINAL-URL: X-WR-CALDESC:Events calendar for the Syracuse University community REFRESH-INTERVAL;VALUE=DURATION:PT1H X-Robots-Tag:noindex X-PUBLISHED-TTL:PT1H BEGIN:VTIMEZONE TZID:America/New_York BEGIN:DAYLIGHT TZOFFSETFROM:-0500 TZOFFSETTO:-0400 TZNAME:EDT DTSTART:20240310T070000 END:DAYLIGHT BEGIN:STANDARD TZOFFSETFROM:-0400 TZOFFSETTO:-0500 TZNAME:EST DTSTART:20241103T060000 END:STANDARD END:VTIMEZONE BEGIN:VEVENT DTSTART;TZID=America/New_York:20240307T083000 DTEND;TZID=America/New_York:20240307T100000 DTSTAMP:20240518T193228 CREATED:20240223T161222Z LAST-MODIFIED:20240304T235453Z SUMMARY:Teach-in | Understanding the Uyghur Genocide: Unveiling the Complexities of Pursuing Accountability DESCRIPTION:Join an expert panel for an informative and critical discussion on one of the most pressing humanitarian crises of our time: the Uyghur Genocide. \nThis teach-in aims to shed light on the systematic repression\, human rights violations\, and ongoing genocide perpetrated against the Uyghur and other Turkic peoples by the Chinese government. \nParticipants will gain a deeper understanding of the historical\, political\, and cultural context of the crisis in the Uyghur homeland; the context of state actions leading up to the genocide; the Chinese government’s policies and propaganda; and the international response. \nTopics\n\nHistorical background of the Uyghur people and the Uyghur homeland\nChinese government policies of mass surveillance\, arbitrary detention\, and forced assimilation targeting Uyghurs and other groups\nTestimonies from survivors and families affected by the crackdown\nThe role of technology and global supply chains in facilitating human rights abuses in the region\nInternational legal frameworks and accountability mechanisms for addressing the Uyghur Genocide\nStrategies for advocacy\, solidarity\, and supporting Uyghur voices in the face of state-sponsored repression\n\nPanelists\n\nBabur Ilchi\, Program Manager\, Uyghur Human Rights Project\nElfidar Iltebir\, President\, Uyghur American Association\nJulie Milsap\, Government Relations Manager\, Uyghur Human Rights Project\nTursunay Ziyawudun\, Camp Survivor\n\nAlso join us for the Annual Atrocity Studies Lecture. Uyghur Genocide: The Ongoing Efforts for Accountability URL: LOCATION:Bird Library\, 114 222 Waverly Ave.\, Syracuse\, NY\, 13210\, United States CATEGORIES:Seminar ATTACH;FMTTYPE=image/jpeg: ORGANIZER;CN="Atrocity Studies Lecture Series" GEO:43.039951;-76.132617 X-APPLE-STRUCTURED-LOCATION;VALUE=URI;X-ADDRESS=Bird Library 114 222 Waverly Ave. Syracuse NY 13210 United States;X-APPLE-RADIUS=500;X-TITLE=222 Waverly Ave.:geo:43.039951,-76.132617 END:VEVENT END:VCALENDAR