Mass Atrocity Crimes Watch List
The Mass Atrocity Crimes Watch List 2008-09, released with Genocide Prevention Project’s report, More Than an Ounce Required, identifies 33 countries of highest concern regarding mass atrocity crimes based on a range of indicators.
Our campaign aggregated five well-regarded independent indices or watch lists – to create a “watch list of watch lists.” The independent lists were based on a variety of risk factors.
Tier 1 Countries: Red Alert
These countries appeared on each of the five expert indices used as a basis for this report and received the highest composite score on our watch list.
Democratic Republic of the Congo
Tier 2 Countries: Orange Alert
The following are the 25 countries with the next highest composite scores.
Bosnia & Herzegovina
Central African Republic
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Click here to see the full watch list.
Read more about the Mass Atrocity Crimes Watch List 2008-09, including the methodology, in More Than An Ounce Required: Summoning the Political Will to Prevent Genocide and Mass Atrocity Crimes in the 21st Century.