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Archive: July 2016

The Church Burnings At Yida

Posted by on July 31st, 2016

In the early morning hours of January 16, 2016, three churches in Yida Refugee Camp were torched. Over six months later, it is still unclear exactly why this crime was committed and who was behind it.

Tags: Sudan, church, yida, get involved,
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Will U.S. Envoy's Visit To Darfur Lead To Needed Policy Changes?

Posted by on July 30th, 2016

On July 27-28, 2016, the United States Special Envoy for Sudan Donald Booth visited displaced populations in Darfur to assess the humanitarian situation and better understand local opinions on the national peace efforts. Read more.

Tags: Sudan, Darfur, news, Donald, Booth, United States, foreign policy,
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Good People Good Beer 2016 Results

Posted by on July 24th, 2016

On July 24, 2016, we hosted our 4th annual beer tasting fundraiser at Playhouse on the Square in Memphis, TN. Here are your results!

Tags: Memphis, beer tasting, beer, fundraiser, Sudan, volunteer,
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Watch: Katie Barber & Mark Hackett On Live At 9

Posted by on July 18th, 2016

Ooperation Broken Silence photographer Katie Barber and Executive Director Mark Hackett were recently interviews on News Channel 3 Live At 9. Watch the interview here. 

Tags: New Channel 3, interview, film, Sudan, get involved,
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You Can Now Give Monthly To Your Favorite Program

Posted by on July 17th, 2016

We've expanded our recurring donor platform! You can give monthly to your favorite program instead of just to our work in general. 

Tags: Sudan, give, donate, recurring,
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4 Reasons To Attend Good People Good Beer

Posted by on July 14th, 2016

Our annual beer tasting fundraiser has drawn more attention than the past 3 years combined. We've gotten a lot of questions about the event and our work, so we're summing up our answers in this blogpost!

Tags: Sudan, event, events, get involved, beer,
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Mapped: 2016 Human Displacement in Darfur

Posted by on July 9th, 2016

UN OCHA has released a new map with displacement figures for Darfur, Sudan so far in 2016. 

Tags: Darfur, Sudan, map, displacement, war,
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Introducing The Yida Photography Exhibit

Posted by on July 3rd, 2016

We know that for people to respond to the crisis in Sudan, they first need to see what is happening on the ground there. Introducing our most unique project to date that will introduce more people to the crisis in Sudan. 

Tags: Yida, Sudan, photography, photo, exhibit, get involved,
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