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Social Justice: Darfur Genocide


Darfur, Sudan


The burning of Um Ziefa in Darfur, Sudan.

Photo by Brian Steidle.

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To help you get started on your research on the conflict in Darfur, Sudan:

Browse Internet resources

  • background information and maps
  • non-governmental and advocacy organizations
  • UN Convention on the Prevention and Punishment of the Crime of Genocide

Watch YouTube videos about life in refugee camps

Find books: Print and eBooks 

Find Journal Articles

Sample Resources

Maps illustrating what’s going on in Sudan



UN Sudan Information Gateway has maps of all types



United States Holocaust Memorial Museum. Website has many links to the situation in Darfur.



US Department of State. Background Notes: Sudan (14 pages). Or Search Darfur for links



CIA World FactBook. Profiles of countries and territories around the world. Information on geography, people, government, transportation, economy, communications, ...



Council on Foreign Relations. "...focuses on the most significant foreign policy issues facing the United States and the international community today..."

Crisis Guide: Darfur

New advocacy for Darfur

President Obama Speaks about Sudan at the UN

New York, September 2010