Our very own Nietmat Ahmadi was recently featured on Omekongo Dibinga’s show, “Real Talk,” which examines issues that concern younger generations.
A global coalition of 98 politicians from the US, UK and Australia have signed an open letter urging the UN Security Council to take action on Sudan.
Last week, the voices of a burgeoning African civil society were heard loud and clear on the topic of Sudan.
There has been far too little pressure for a resolution between Sudan and South Sudan. But civil society continues to call loudly for action.
Sudanese President Omar al-Bashir and South Sudanese President Salva Kiir met in Addis Ababa to address the terms of reconciliation signed last September.
Two years ago, citizens in South Sudan began waiting in lines for hours to vote in a referendum over whether South Sudan should be an independent nation
Even as this year of little progress comes to an end, the United States must lead international action if 2013 is to be a better year in the Sudans.
We cannot afford to disengage from the Sudans. Urge President Obama to maintain the U.S. Special Envoy to Sudan and South Sudan in his second term.
With the most important players sitting on the sidelines, the people in Darfur, Abyei and elsewhere have very little to be thankful for.
The recent agreements between Sudan and South Sudan show some successes but there remain serious unresolved issues that the nations need to settle.