View uncensored documentary evidence of environmental contamination in Ruweng State, South Sudan. This evidence emerged and went viral on social media days after the government denied that the area is suffering from oil pollution.
The pictures show babies born with deformities, cows dying from unknown diseases and other environmental effects of oil spillage.
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Pope Francis announced that the Friday of the first full week of Lent would be a day of prayer and fasting for peace given the many ongoing conflicts throughout the world, particularly those in the Democratic Republic of the Congo and South Sudan.
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As pollution.org states: “This interactive map provides data on air, water and soil pollution globally. Sources are credible, government approved datasets, updated on a regular basis.“
The main beneficiaries are the people of South Sudan.
“One of the world’s great environmental time bombs” – the Environmental Justice Atlas on oil contamination in South Sudan