Last week guestblogger Nanne op ‘t Ende explored the question – why the humanitarian disaster in South Kordofan is allowed to happen? – by looking at the role of the media. 1,409 more words
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By Nanne op ‘t Ende
Two prominent questions dominate the coverage of the war in South Kordofan. This piece investigates the first question.
- Why does it receive… 642 more words
There’s talk now of non-negotiated access to Blue Nile State and Southern Kordofan for the purposes of providing humanitarian aid. Sounds like a laudable goal, and it would be nice to get food and medical care to those that really need it (and I’m not talking about the SPLM-North, because anyone in the Sudans who has a gun is a bad guy–Full. 377 more words
In questions of justice in conflicts authors have often described a marked divide between the interests of Western countries and the needs of the local populations directly affected by the conflict on the ground. 1,137 more words