South Sudan: An Enduring Struggle
Watch this short document filmed and directed by Matt Dillon, actor and Refugees International board member. The film explores the issue of child abductions and the broader context of unrest in Southern Sudan.
Join us for an Invisible Children screening of "Together We Are Free"
Wed. November 18th, 2009
Oak Street Cinema, 309 Oak St. SE, Minneapolis
CPI is sponsoring a screening of "Together We Are Free", a film about "The Rescue" where international youth "abducted themselves"... Continue Reading...
August 20, 2009 - CPI Takes Action to Stop Child Abductions in Southern Sudan
Minneapolis, MN-Child Protection International (CPI), a Minneapolis-based non
governmental organization (NGO), is taking action to stop child abductions in Southern
Sudan. Child Protection International has drafted an open letter to Southern Sudanese
President Salva Kiir to focus attention on the rights of Southern Sudanese children.
Child Protection International is urging the government of Southern Sudan to ensure the
rights of children by strengthening their national laws concerning child protection and to
implement universal birth registration. Continue reading..
July 7,2009 - Meeting with UN Special Rapporteur for Sudan Provides Insight and Direction
On Sunday, June 21st a group of CPI interns met with Dr. Sima Samar, UN Special
Rapporteur for Sudan. Fresh with knowledge from her recent trip to Sudan from May 25 to
June 4th, Dr. Samar provided the group of interns with great insight and important
information about issues on the ground. Continue reading...
June 15, 2009 - CPI in Full Swing Over the Summer
This summer CPI interns are busy preparing for their meeting with Dr. Sima Samar, UN
Special Rapporteur for Sudan, on Sunday June 21st. CPI will present their research on child
abductions in Southern Sudan, and will ask Dr. Samar to support CPI's efforts to ensure birth
registrations for all Sudanese children so that thy have clear identification in the event of an
abduction. Continue reading...
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8/03/09 Scores Dead in South Sudan Clash
8/03/09 Ellison Traveling to Sudan
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