Non-Profit Spotlight: World Without Genocide
By Lori Imsdahl, MINN Contributor
Ellen Kennedy, the Executive Director of World Without Genocide, has long been committed to human rights, but a trip to Rwanda changed everything.
The year was 2005, and over a decade had elapsed since the 1994 genocide — when a million people were killed in 100 days, mostly ethnic Tutsis. Yet vestiges of the brutality remained. Bodies were still being found in the country’s swamps and forests.