Filed under Media & Press / October 9, 2014

    October 8, 2014 (WASHINGTON) Sudanese activists living in the United States of America called on president Barack Obama to rejects efforts conducted by the African Union to lift economic sanctions on their country. “We are writing to you today because we are deeply concerned about the recent actions by the African Union (AU), Read More…


Filed under Public Statements / October 9, 2014

October 08, 2014 The Honorable Barack H. Obama
President of the United States of America
The White House
1600 Pennsylvania Avenue, NW
Washington, D.C. 20600 Download the letter and full list of signatories here. Dear President Obama: We, the undersigned, are sons and daughters, brothers and sisters, of the marginalized people in the war zones in Sudan (Darfur, Nuba Read More…


Filed under Actions / August 5, 2014

In Darfur, South Kordofan/Nuba Mountains and Blue Nile the Khartoum regime has escalated bombing attacks, including bombing the only hospital in the Nuba Mountains. The government of Sudan unleashed a new deadlier version of the brutal Janjaweed militias, now named “Rapid Support Forces,” heavily armed, in uniform, flying the national flag, and with an official Read More…


Filed under Press Releases / August 5, 2014

Issued letter to President Obama and African Leaders; Rally at Sudan Embassy For Immediate Release Contact: Elizabeth Blackney, 541.390.1913, eliz@medializzy.com Download the PDF of this Press Release here. (Washington, DC) As President Obama hosts the US-Africa Leaders Summit this week, 64 Sudanese diaspora groups and activist organizations based in the US released a letter calling Read More…


Filed under Public Statements / August 4, 2014

Action Alert: If you are in DC, please join the rally at the Embassy of Sudan (2210 Massachusetts Ave NW, Washington DC 20008) Tuesday August 5 at 2pm. Support this letter on social media: As #USAfrica summit underway, #Sudan diaspora & #humanrights groups ask leaders to @actforSudan to end genocide http://bit.ly/1tPfkA1 Rally to #endgenocide at Read More…


Filed under Actions / June 26, 2014

Photo by Nuba Reports On June 17, 2014 Act for Sudan and 77 other international human rights groups joined together to call for a fresh approach to U.S. policy on the war-torn countries of Sudan and South Sudan. The wars in both Sudan and South Sudan are escalating and cross-border conflict connections between the two Read More…


Filed under Media & Press, Public Statements / June 18, 2014

Editors Note: This was originally posted on HumanityUnited.org. Act for Sudan is one of the 78 organizations who signed on to the letter. Take action in support of peace for Sudan and South Sudan here 78 Human Rights Leaders and Organizations Sign Letters to Sec. Kerry, Congress June 17, 2014 (Washington DC) — Humanity United, Read More…


Filed under Press Releases / April 1, 2014

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Download PDF of this Press Release here CONTACT: Susan Morgan, 617 797 0451, susan@paxcommunications.org Elizabeth Blackney, 541 390 1913, eliz@medializzy.com 87 signatories send specific recommendations to President on first day of Genocide Prevention and Awareness Month WASHINGTON, DC – April 1, 2014 – On the first day of Genocide Prevention and Awareness Month, 87 signatories Read More…


Filed under Media & Press / April 1, 2014

Download the pdf of the letter here April 1, 2014 The Honorable Barack H. Obama President, United States of America The White House 1600 Pennsylvania Avenue, NW Washington, DC  20500 Dear Mr. President: We urge you to adopt and immediately implement a new pro-democracy and civilian protection-oriented policy on Sudan that holistically addresses the root Read More…