• Like
Darfur PP
Upcoming SlideShare
Loading in...5
×
  • Full Name Full Name Comment goes here.
    Are you sure you want to
    Your message goes here
    Be the first to comment
No Downloads

Views

Total Views
276
On Slideshare
0
From Embeds
0
Number of Embeds
0

Actions

Shares
Downloads
10
Comments
0
Likes
1

Embeds 0

No embeds

Report content

Flagged as inappropriate Flag as inappropriate
Flag as inappropriate

Select your reason for flagging this presentation as inappropriate.

Cancel
    No notes for slide
  • On January 25, 2005 The United Nation Commission of Inquiry declared “government forces and militias conducted indiscriminate attacks, including killing of civilians, torture, enforced, disappearance, and destruction of villages, rape and other forms of sexual violence, pillaging and force displacement throughout Darfur. These acts were conducted on a widespread systematic basis.

Transcript

  • 1. Darfur Still Needs Saving Ilianette Montanez
  • 2. Genocide
    • Genocide: the systematic extermination and planned extermination of an entire nation, racial, political, or ethnic group.
    • Source: http://www.nfty.org
  • 3. Darfur
  • 4. History
    • The crisis in Darfur is the result of the rebellion led by the Sudanese Liberation Army on the Sudanese government.
  • 5. The Villages
    • The Sudanese air force bombs the homes of villagers very early in the morning.
  • 6. The Villages
    • Then the militia ride in the villages, killing the men, raping the women, and looting.
  • 7.
    • The people are forced out of their homes.
    • They journey miles just to find “shelter.”
  • 8. The Camps
    • The conditions in the refugee camps are comparable to those of concentration camps.
  • 9. Starvation and Malnurition
    • There is desperate need of food, water and medicine.
    A young child clings to life.
  • 10. Lack of Protection
    • If the women leave the camps they risk being abducted, raped or possibly killed.
    • They are trapped.
  • 11.  
  • 12.  
  • 13. Please Help
    • DONATE TO
    • raise awareness:
    • savedarfur.org
    • provide aid:
    • Wfp.org
    DECEMBER 3RD ORGANIZATIONS (volunteer & get informed) Amnesty International STAND
  • 14. Take Action “ Life’s most urgent question is: What are you doing” for others? -MLK Jr.