Press Releases & Statements

02 Feb, 2023

ICC Prosecutor Shares Report on Sudan with the UN Security Council

          Darfur Women Action Group (DWAG) writes in support of the International Criminal Court (ICC) prosecutor’s statement to the United Nations Security Council (UNSC) on the Situation in Darfur, pursuant to Resolution 1593 (2005). On 25 January 2023, Prosecutor Khan presented the ICC’s most recent report on the situation in Darfur…

01 Feb, 2023

Violence, Disease, and Starvation Devastate Darfur

          Darfur Women Action Group (DWAG) is gravely concerned about the living conditions of the civilians, particularly internally displaced people (IDPs) across Darfur. On January 22, a report from Radio Dabanga (RD) confirmed that internally displaced persons (IDPs) in North Darfur are suffering from disease and starvation; in addition, the rape…

21 Jan, 2023

Fear and Chaos Across Blue Nile

          Darfur Women Action Group (DWAG) is alarmed and enraged by the brutal violence innocent civilians are facing in the Blue Nile region. We are extremely dismayed by the inaction in the face of fear and bloodshed that have become commonplace for men, women, and children in Sudan; the international community…

12 Jan, 2023

Intensified and Escalated Violence Across Darfur

          DWAG writes to express its grave concern and outrage regarding the recent attacks in North, South, and Central Darfur and the shameful silence of the international community in the face of civilians being massacred in Darfur. Between late 2022 and the first 3 weeks of January 2023 alone, several attacks…