GAAMAC Events

Registration for GAAMAC III

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GAAMAC III is the third global meeting of Global Action Against Mass Atrocity Crimes. GAAMAC is a network of states and civil society organizations working together to prevent genocide, war crimes, crimes against humanity and ethnic cleansing at the national level.

GAAMAC III will convene practitioners from governments, international and regional organizations, civil society and academia to discuss lessons learned and the way towards the implementation of national prevention architectures and policies.

While the agenda for GAAMAC III is still being finalized, please take a look at the draft agenda.

23-25 May 2018
Kampala, Uganda
Deadline: 6 May 2018

Practical information


Venue

The meeting will be held at the Lake Victoria Serena Golf Resort & Spa. If you require accommodation during GAAMAC III, we recommend the Resort, which you can book directly by sending an email to Mr. Tonny Mugume (tmugume@serena.co.ug), with a copy to Ms. Doreen Nakanyike (DNakanyike@serena.co.ug), who will then guide you through the booking process. Meeting participants will benefit from special rates at USD150 per night (breakfast included).

Visas

All participants are required to make their own visa arrangements. Most nationalities require a visa to enter Uganda. Please follow this link to check if you are exempt, and apply for your visa online as soon as possible.

Yellow Fever Vaccination

All travellers to the Republic of Uganda must have a valid Yellow Fever Immunisation card.

Transportation

The closest airport to the meeting venue is Entebbe International Airport (EBB). From there, local transport to the hotel will be arranged following submission of your flight details to the GAAMAC Support Office.

Meals

During the meeting, lunch, dinner and morning and afternoon tea (including coffee, tea and mineral water) will be provided. Costs for meals and beverages not included in the meeting package will be borne by the participant.

Language

The meeting will be held in English and French with simultaneous interpretation.

Sponsorship

A number of participants from the Global South will be sponsored by the GAAMAC community*. If you fulfil the following criteria, you may apply for sponsorship:

  • You are from the Global South;
  • Your organization is engaged in atrocity prevention, is located in the Global South and does not have headquarters in the Global North;
  • Your organization cannot pay for your participation at GAAMAC III.

Please either register your attendance or apply for sponsorship.

*Please note that unfortunately only a limited number of sponsorships are available and we are not in a position to comment on the selection criteria or process.