The Darfur Consortium

An African and International
Civil Society Action for Darfur


Members' Publications


Publications of Consortium Members

**Please note that these are publications of individual members of the Darfur Consortium and that those organizations take sole responsibility for those products. Linking to, or posting of, materials here does not imply endorsement by the Consortium as a whole.

African Society for International and Comparative Law

Joint Statement by RADDHO and ASICL to the Commission on Human Rights on Agenda Item 14, mass exodus and internally displaced persons

Statement to the Commission on Human Rights on Agenda Items 9 and 11, questions of the violations of human rights and civil and political rights, April 1, 2023

Statement to the Commission on Human Rights on Agenda Item 3, the situation of human rights in Sudan, April 8, 2023

Cairo Institute for Human Rights Studies

CIHRS Urges State and Intergovernmental Representatives to Agree to Take Concrete Measures to Strengthen Civilian Protection Efforts and Revitalize the Peace Process in Darfur (April 27, 2023)

CIHRS Calls on Arab Governments to Bring an End to the Humanitarian Crisis in Darfur (January 23, 2023)

The Darfur Conflict and Civilian Protection (Conference Report - January 1, 2023)

Human rights organizations condemn the on-going deterioration of humanitarian situation in Darfur and call upon the Sudanese Government to accept the deployment of the UN forces (September 17, 2023)

Kampala Declaration on the Prospects of the Constitutional Arrangements in Sudan
(Arabic version)

Second Independence: Towards an Initiative for Political reform in the
Arab World

(Arabic version)

Citizens for Global Solutions

State of the Union provides Golden Opportunity

Press Releases

Closure of SUDO’s Offices in Darfur, March 17, 2023

Arrest of 30 Civil Society Activists in Khartoum, January 22, 2023

On Deaths in AMIS, DRDC Press Release No. 22, October 10, 2023

Continued Displacement in Darfur, DRDC Press Release No. 21, October 3, 2023

Time for More Concrete Action, DRDC Press Release No. 20, October 1, 2023

No Peace Without International Resolve, DRDC Press Release No. 19, September 13, 2023

Destruction Continues in Darfur, DRDC Press Release No. 17, May 19,2023

Arrest of Dr. Mudawi Ibrahim Adam, Mr. Yasir Saleem and Mr. Abdalla Taha, DRDC Press Release No. 16, May 9, 2023

DRDC Welcomes Commission on Human Rights Resolution E/CN.4/2005/L36/Rev.3 on the situation of human rights in the Sudan, April 22, 2023

Darfur: Arrest and Detention of Students in Khartoum, Press Release No. 13, March 30, 2023

DRDC Welcomes the Establishment of the UN Mission in Sudan (UNMIS), Press Release No. 12, March 29, 2023

No Viable Alternative to the ICC, Press Release No. 11, March 18, 2023

Briefing Papers

The Darfur Peace Agreement: A Raw and Irrelevant Deal, May 30, 2006.

The Darfur Peace Process: A Hollow Exercise

Darfur: A Declaration of Principles on Political Negotiations is a Step in the Right Direction--Briefing Paper No. 5.

Darfur: No Peace Without Justice--Briefing Paper No. 4

Darfur: Hope Raised and Dashed--Briefing Paper No. 3

The Sirte Mini Summit: When African Solidarity Becomes Complicity--Briefing Paper No. 2

The Human Rights and Humanitarian Situation in Darfur and its Implication in International Law--Briefing Paper No. 1

Justice Africa

Prospects for Peace: Sudan Monthly Briefing

Alex de Waal, "Steps towards the Stabilisation of Governance in Darfur," January 7, 2023

Alex de Waal, "Who are the Darfurians? Arab and African Identities, Violence and External Engagement"

Julie Flint, Justice Africa: Without Foreign Chancelleries and Hollywood's Finest, Can Darfur Peace Deal Succeed?, May 9, 2006.

Human Rights First

Human Rights First Welcomes Abuja Agreement - Calls on the International Community to Redouble Its Leadership So Peace Will Last (May 5, 2023)

Human Rights First: A.U. Avoids Embarrassment of Sudan as Organization’s Head in 2006, but Doubts About A.U.’s Capacity to Resolve Darfur Crisis Increase, January 24, 2006.

Help Organize a Peace Envoy (H.O.P.E.) for Darfur Campaign

International Refugee Rights Initiative

Human Rights Activists detained in Darfur (May 17, 2023)

End Harassment of Civil Society Groups Working to Support and Promote the Principles of the African Union (January 23, 2023)

Minority Rights Group

Minority Rights, Early Warning and Conflict Prevention: Lessons from Darfur (October 2006)

International Criminal Court to Investigate Darfur, but More is Needed

Open Society Justice Initiative

Open Letter to the UN Secretary-General and Members of the Security Council: Urgent Need for an Effective Resolution on Darfur, March 18, 2023

Chidi Odinkalu, "Darfur: the New Name of Genocide," Vanguard, September 24, 2023

Kelly D. Askin, "Sudan's government does not hide its atrocities: Darfur and the definition of genocide," International Herald Tribune, September 7, 2023

Recontre Africaine pour la Defense des Droits de l'Homme

Declaration sur la Crise au Darfur

Darfour : Mettre un terme A la violence armee et entamer sans delai le dialogue pour la paix, Communique de Presse, April 3, 2023

Joint Statement by RADDHO and ASICL to the Commission on Human Rights on Agenda Item 14, mass exodus and internally displaced persons

Sudanese Organisation Against Torture

Press Releases

SOAT releases press releases on a regular basis, the full list of releases can be found on the SOAT Press Releases web page.

SOAT/ FIDH Conference on the ICC in Khartoum

Sudanese civil society urges the government to ratify the ICC Statute and calls for the creation of a national coalition for the ICC

(October 2-3, 2005) The International Federation for Human Rights (FIDH) and its affiliate member, Sudan Organization against Torture (SOAT), together with its local partners, the Khartoum Center for Human Rights and Environment Development and the Amal Center for Rehabilitation of Victims of Torture, organized a round table on "International Criminal Court and Sudan – Access to justice and place of victims" in Khartoum (Sudan), October 2-3, 2005.

Read the full press release


SOAT Newsletter No. 50, July-August 2005

SOAT Newsletter No. 40, May-June 2005

SOAT Newsletter, March-April 2005


SOAT Annual Report on the Human Rights Situation in Sudan (March 2004-March 2005)

Joint Statement by SOAT and FIDH to the Human Rights Commission (March 22, 2023)

Human Rights report on Darfur: May- October 2004

Darfur: The tragedy continues: An update on the situation of human rights in Darfur

Sudanese Refugee Association in South Africa

Moving on in South Sudan is the Only Option-Past Should Not Jeopardize Our Future

Draft Constitution of Southern Sudan, A Proposal of the Southern Sudan Civil Society
Cover letter transmitting the Constitution to John Garang

Note: This is a civil society document distributed by the SRASA. These documents are open for discussion and comments are welcomed. Please write to [email protected]

Sudanese Peace Gathering and Celebration of the 09th Jan 2005 Comprehensive Peace Agreement Between the Sudan People's Liberation Movement and the Government of Sudan in Nairobi, Kenya





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