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Memorial Ceremony on the Occasion of the International Day of Reflection on the 1994 Genocide Against the Tutsi in Rwanda
7 Apr 2021 -  The date, 7 April, marks the start of the 1994 genocide which lasted for the 100-day period to mid-July 1994.
Virtual commemoration to mark the International Day of Reflection on the 1994 Genocide Against the Tutsi in Rwanda
Memorial Ceremony
- H.E. Mr. António Guterres, United Nations Secretary-General
- H.E. Mr. Volkan Bozkir, President of the Seventy-Fifth Session of the United Nations General Assembly
- H.E. Mrs. Valentine Rugwabiza, Permanent Representative of the Republic of Rwanda to the United Nations
- Mr. Omar Ndizeye, child survivor and author of Life and Death in Nyamata: Memoir of a Young Boy in Rwanda's Darkest Church
Master of Ceremonies: Ms. Melissa Fleming, Under-Secretary-General for Global Communications
MUSIC BY: United Nations Staff Recreation Council Symphony Orchestra
Organized by the United Nations Department of Global Communications and the Permanent Mission of the Republic of Rwanda to the United Nations.
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