Quimbee logo
DMCA.com Protection Status

Genocide Convention

Genocide Convention

Definition

The full name of the Genocide Convention is the United Nations Convention on the Prevention and Punishment of the Crime of Genocide. It is an international Convention enacted in 1948, and requires member parties to prevent, punish, and refrain from committing genocide through their own actions or the actions of organs or persons or groups whose acts are attributable to them.

Get full access FREE

With a 7-Day free trial membership
Here's why 618,000 law students have relied on our key terms:
  • A complete online legal dictionary of law terms and legal definitions
  • Over 6,900 key terms written in plain English to help you not only understand the law but master it
  • The premier online law dictionary built specifically for law students
  • Easy access in class or on the go, accessible both online and through the Quimbee mobile app
  • Reliable - written by legal professors and practitioners
  • Get instant access to all related rules of law to any specific key term with a Quimbee Study Aid plan

Get full access FREE

With a 7-Day free trial membership