why Sudan?

Right now, millions of people in Sudan are facing the most violent and oppressive government in the world.
28 yrs
civil war
4
genocides
2.5 mil
dead

Operation Broken Silence is building a global movement to empower the Sudanese people through innovative programs as a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization.

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STORYTELLING & MOVEMENT BUILDING
We create stunning documentary films and photography exhibits that mobilize people around the world to raise support for Sudanese-led programs.
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Education & Emergency Relief
We partner funds raised by our movement with local Sudanese change makers to empower education and humanitarian relief efforts.
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GRASSROOTS ADVOCACY
We design powerful campaigns that equip grassroots activists in our home state of Tennessee to successfully engage their communities and political leaders.
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Hope In The Darkness

A photo may speak louder than 1,000 words, but sometimes words help a photo become even more powerful. This is one of those photos that deserves to have its story told.

“One of the first things you notice when walking around Yida is the sheer number of children everywhere. Many of the kids here have been separated from their parents due to the war in the Nuba Mountains. Some watched their parents be murdered by the government. You would think that after what they have been through, they would be angry, sad, or depressed. But more often than not, they smile and play just like every other kid in the world.”

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There is hope.
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Operation Broken Silence is a platform for empowering the Sudanese. We need you to stand on it with us.