Who is responsible for Darfur?
|Genocide, mass murder
|between 80,000 and 500,000
|Over 3 million people
|Khartoum government, Janjaweed, the Justice and Equality Movement and the Sudan Liberation Army
How can the UN prevent a resurgence of violence in Darfur?
Obligation to disarm “All tribes responsible for violence in Darfur must be disarmed and the State must be able to maintain order and ensure the rule of law, including by preventing armed civilians from taking the law into their own hands.”
What is the Save Darfur movement?
The Save Darfur Coalition was an advocacy group that called “to raise public awareness and mobilize a massive response to the atrocities in Sudan’s western region of Darfur.” Headquartered in Washington, D.C., it was a coalition of more than 190 religious, political and human rights organizations designed to campaign …
How can we help the crisis in Sudan?
Here’s how we can all help the people of Sudan today:
- Call your member of Congress.
- Use ResistBot to text your members of Congress.
- Give to UNICEF, which is working to help the children displaced by the conflict.
- Donate to Save the Children, which has been working in Sudan since 1984.
What is the UN doing in Darfur?
The African Union-United Nations Hybrid Operation in Darfur (UNAMID) completed the withdrawal of all uniformed and civilian personnel by its deadline of 30 June 2021, Under-Secretary-General for Operational Support Atul Khare told the Security Council today, achieving a milestone set by the 15-member organ for the …
Why is Darfur important?
The Arab Sudanese displaced and murdered the Black Sudanese. In September 2004, US Secretary of State Colin Powell deemed the Darfur conflict a genocide and called it the worst humanitarian crisis of the 21st century. This is the first time the US has ever declared genocide as it was still occurring.