Blog Posts in Displacement

Posted by Akshaya Kumar on Jan 3, 2014
South Sudanese Daniel Kojakole Pogo in the Netherlands.

On December 15, political infighting within South Sudan's ruling party mutated into an ugly and violent confrontation on the dusty streets of South Sudan's capital city.

Posted by Katrien Hinderdael on Dec 26, 2013
Uprisings Against al-Bashir in Sudan

As this year comes to a close we remember the moments, both good and bad, which shaped our ongoing work to end crimes against humanity and mass atrocities in 2013. Take a minute to reflect on the successes of this year and our continued efforts in 2014 to make strides toward peace.   

Posted by Hannah Weitzman on Dec 11, 2013
An open pit is seen at a Debswana mine, a joint venture with De Beers.

With leading world diamond corporation De Beers moving its headquarters to Gaborone, the capital of Botswana in the coming months, it is imperative for the international community to move beyond the rhetoric of Botswana as the “African Miracle” and address the human rights violations that have stemmed from resource exploitation. 

Posted by Hannah Weitzman on Dec 11, 2013
LRA defectors, Invisible Children

This week, Invisible Children released breaking news of the largest Lord's Resistance Army, or  LRA, defection since 2008. 

Posted by Kateri Kramer on Dec 6, 2013

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