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Weekly News Roundup From Sudan: July 19, 2018

Posted by OBS Team on July 19th, 2018

Most weeks we gather important stories and updates from Sudan and consolidate them in one place for you. We also provide a few opportunities you can take to empower the Sudanese people. Here is this week's news round up:

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Elie Wiesel Act Passes House of Representatives In Landslide Vote

Posted by Mark Hackett on July 18th, 2018

Yesterday morning, the Elie Wiesel Genocide and Atrocities Prevention Act of 2017 passed the House of Representatives yesterday by a vote of 406-5.

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Join The Stand For Education Campaign

Posted by OBS Team on July 17th, 2018

Join the campaign to jumpstart the first functioning high school in Yida Refugee Camp, South Sudan. 

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Elie Wiesel Act To Be Considered In House Of Representatives

Posted by Mark Hackett on July 16th, 2018

An update on the Elie Wiesel Genocide and Atrocities Prevention Act (H.R. 3030).

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Weekly News Roundup From Sudan: July 12, 2018

Posted by OBS Team on July 12th, 2018

Most weeks we gather important stories and updates from Sudan and consolidate them in one place for you. We also provide a few opportunities you can take to empower the Sudanese people. Here is this week's news round up:

Tags: Sudan, news, get involved, education,
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