Press Releases & Statements

07 Apr, 2021

A Future Without Genocide: A Campaign to Empower Child Survivors of Genocide in Darfur

A Future Without Genocide A Campaign to Empower Child Survivors of Genocide in Darfur   This April, in commemoration of Genocide Awareness and Prevention Month, Darfur Women Action Group (DWAG) is starting a Future Without Genocide Campaign to bring awareness to the Darfur Genocide ― which began in 2002/2003 ― and to highlight the stories,...
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16 Mar, 2021

Gender Representation Key to Sudan’s Interim Process

Gender Representation Key to Sudan’s Interim Process   On March 9, Mr. Volker Perthes, head of the UN Integrated Transition Assistance Mission in Sudan (UNITAMS), appeared before the UN Security Council (UNSC) and reported on the ongoing transition to democracy that Sudan currently faces. As a part of his statement, Perthes emphasized that inclusive political...
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12 Mar, 2021

DWAG calls for improved and equal women participation

DWAG calls for improved and equal women participation   On Thursday, March 11th, Founder and President of DWAG Niemat Ahmadi conducted a Facebook livestream event to mark the launch of DWAG’s “Bold, Brave and Beautiful” campaign in observance of Women’s History Month where she reiterated the importance of women’s participation in the country. Furthermore, she...
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10 Mar, 2021

DWAG Celebrates Brave and Bold Women and their Stories of Resilience

DWAG Celebrates Brave and Bold Women and their Stories of Resilience In commemoration of Women's History Month and the recent observation of International Women's Day, DWAG would like to take this opportunity to recognize not only the suffering the women of Darfur had to ensure, but to recognize their courage, resonance and exceptional leadership. Darfuri...
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