Press Releases & Statements

23 Sep, 2020

WICC Statement on US Sanctions

NON-GOVERNMENTAL ORGANIZATIONS, FAITH-BASED GROUPS, LEGAL PROFESSIONALS, EXPERTS, AND FORMER GOVERNMENT OFFICIALS UNEQUIVOCALLY OPPOSE U.S. SANCTIONS AGAINST THE INTERNATIONAL CRIMINAL COURT (ICC) September 21, 2020 The undersigned organizations and individuals write to express grave concerns and unequivocally oppose the Trump administration’s use of the sanctions authority of the United States to attack the International Criminal Court…

16 Jul, 2020

International Justice Day- Justice Hangs in the Balance in Sudan

          International Justice Day- Justice Hangs in the Balance in Sudan Today, July 17th, marks International Justice Day. This day commemorates the 22nd anniversary of the signing of the 1998 Rome Statute, which established the International Criminal Court (ICC), the prime mechanism for holding perpetrators of the world’s most serious crimes…

19 Jun, 2020

Shining a Light on COVID’s Impact on Refugees Worldwide

        Shining a Light on Covid’s Impact on Refugees Worldwide On today, June 20th, World Refugee Day, Darfur Women Action Group would like to both celebrate refugees on the frontlines in the midst of unprecedented social change and emphasize how the current pandemic has underscored systematic inequalities for migrants.  Over 3 million…

17 Jun, 2020

Justice Must Prevail

                    Justice Must Prevail            Darfur Women Action Group (DWAG) is pleased to share the great news that Ali Kushayb, former Janjaweed captain and war criminal, has been brought before the International Criminal Court (ICC) today for an initial appearance. Kushayb was arrested for twenty-two counts…