Must-watching on South Sudan and its “oil curse” Recent broadcasts and videos on South Sudan

South Sudan Is Collapsing Thanks to Corruption Over Oil Hard-hitting documentary showing how oil-fueled corruption has robbed the people of ...
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Hot topic in a the social media in South Sudan: “Substandard Chinese work”

Hot topic in the social media in South Sudan: “Substandard Chinese work”

The washing away of sections of a major highway in South Sudan – built by the Chinese in exchange for ...
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After two decades of oil pollution – time to test the “poisoned generation”

After two decades of oil pollution – time to test the “poisoned generation”

Large-scale oil production was launched in 1999 in what is now South Sudan. The commencement of production was accompanied by ...
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Communities In Upper Nile State Struggle with Oil Pollution

Key points Villagers in South Sudan are starving. Because oil spills - 21 in one area within five years - ...
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The Guardian: major outbreak of COVID-19 in refugee camps in South Sudan

Please note: some five million of the 12 million residents of South Sudan live in densely-pack refugee camps. Some 97% ...
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hard-hitting videos on horrific effects of oil polliution from South sudanese media

Hard-hitting videos on horrific effects of oil pollution from South Sudanese media

"THE DARKEST SIDE OF OIL FIRMS IN SOUTH SUDAN YOU DIDN'T KNOW ABOUT" "Residents in oil rich Ruweng of South ...
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Unprecedented! People (South Sudanese) sues government for ecocide in an international court of law

Unprecedented! People (South Sudanese) sues government for ecocide in an international court of law

Oil pollution-caused ecocide! NGO representing people of South Sudan lodges suit for $720 million in damages in international court of ...
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Breaking news: “For permitting ecocide by oil companies”

Breaking news:  “For permitting ecocide by oil companies” South Sudanese attorneys successfully lodge suit against government in East African Court ...
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BBC: South Sudan is country 4th most affected by Corona crisis in the world - 7 million facing starvation

BBC: South Sudan is country 4th most affected by Corona crisis in the world – 7 million facing starvation

Corona compounds the hunger and thirst caused by oil's pollution of water and farmland in South Sudan- and by oil-fueled ...
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Needed: international body to assume responsibility for South Sudan’s oil industry

Editorial in forsouthsudan.com April 21, 2020 Plunging prices are bringing very hard times for the world’s oil industry and for ...
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Oil pollution: crippling South Sudan‘s survival of Corona crisis

The poisoning of much of South Sudan’s water with world-highest levels of lead, toxic chemicals and other pollutants stemming from ...
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What's behind South Sudan's COVID-19 inspired UN-backlash forsouthsudan.com terry swartzberg campaign clear water for all sign of hope

What’s behind South Sudan’s COVID-19 inspired UN-backlash*

‘If coronavirus hits South Sudan with its non-existent healthcare system, it will be disastrous.’ Obi Anyadike Senior editor, Africa UN ...
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Are you lead poisoned? for south sudan clean water in africa sign of hope terry swartzberg

Are you lead poisoned?

Do you live near an oil field or pipeline? Then you may be lead poisoned – like many people in ...
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Message for radio stations in South Sudan

Message for radio stations in South Sudan Second Message for radio stations in South Sudan ...
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Breaking news: possible further oil spills in South Sudan!

Breaking news: possible further oil spills in South Sudan!

March 21, 2020 “Satellite imagery from the European Space Agency and Planet Labs, accessible through Sentinel Hub https://apps.sentinel-hub.com/eo-browser/ seems to ...
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South Sudanese are standing up to fight against the Black Tide of oil pollution”

“South Sudanese are standing up to fight against the Black Tide of oil pollution”

Fiery speech on Black Tide of oil pollution by leading medical expert in South Sudan Dr. Ayak Chol Denk Alak ...
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South Sudanese rise against "time bomb that keeps on exploding"

South Sudanese rise against “time bomb that keeps on exploding”

Two ruptures within a few kilometers of each other - and right after each other. In South Sudan's main pipeline ...
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South Sudan’s Ruweng Community Demands Compensation for Oil Spills

By Viola Elias February 27, 2020 11:06 AM JUBA - Residents of South Sudan's oil-rich Ruweng County have petitioned the ...
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NGO urges shutdown of 'dilapidated' South Sudan oil pipeline

NGO urges shutdown of ‘dilapidated’ South Sudan oil pipeline

2020-02-25 22:04 Related Links 32 killed in attack in disputed South Sudan border region: officialSouth Africa to invest $1bn in ...
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New rupture on and oil spill from South Sudan’s main pipeline

Sign of Hope’s discovery: New rupture on and oil spill from South Sudan’s main pipeline

Sign of Hope’s demand: shut down South Sudan’s polluting pipeline Konstanz, Germany, February 25, 2020 South Sudan’s major, obviously dilapidated ...
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Why some lawyers want GPOC’s license withdrawn

Why some lawyers want GPOC’s license withdrawn

Original article link HERE Oil spill at El Torr oil field in Ruweng State that is causing environmental damages on ...
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Clouds of Black Smoke Darken South Sudan’s Growing Oil Profits

https://www.bloomberg.com/news/articles/2020-02-21/clouds-of-black-smoke-darken-south-sudan-s-growing-oil-profits?cmpid=socialflow-twitter-business&utm_source=twitter&utm_medium=social&utm_campaign=socialflow-organic&utm_content=business Key statement: "Crude oil, key to boosting South Sudan’s economy, is destroying crucial pasture land, polluting water, and increasing ...
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Getting the story of South Sudan’s devastating oil pollution

By SAM MEDNICKyesterday In this photo taken Monday, Oct. 1, 2018, residents stand by the side of the road after ...
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And congrats go out to Petronas partner Daimler! Way to live up to your environment and human rights standards, guys!

Top Spoiler of the Environment Investigations of oil contamination in South Sudan have identified Petronas as one of several oil ...
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The environmental emergency in South Sudan: what we know, what we will know, what we need to know

The environmental emergency in South Sudan: what we now know We know... That South Sudan‘s environment has some of the ...
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Black Gold Burning: In Search Of South Sudan’s Oil Pollution

January 23, 2020 By Wim Zwijnenburg Since the discovery of oil in what is now known as South Sudan, bloody ...
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“Ecocide” in South Sudan – a front-line journalist takes stock of years of reporting – and of new technological breakthroughs

Editorial by Joseph Oduha One of South Sudan’s most courageous and versatile front-line journalists, Joseph Oduha was forced to flee ...
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Killing pollution: South Sudan ranked seventh in the world

South Sudan has the 7th highest rate of pollution-caused premature deaths in the world, states an authoritative study. Oil pollution ...
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Black skies over South Sudan!

Huge plumes of smoke enveloping an oil processing facility in South Sudan. This is to be seen on the photos ...
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GPOC starts containing oil leak at Toma South: official

Local authorities in South Sudan’s Ruweng State have reported that a leaking oil pipeline at Toma South oilfield is being ...
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South Sudan Oil Spill Causes Environmental Damage, Health Problems

By Dimo Silva Aurelio December 27, 2019 05:04 PM Oil spills onto the ground from an oil well head in ...
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Oil spills pollute environment in Unity oil fields Kor Chop Leek

There was a serious leak of crude oil on December 18, 2019. The leak was in the Unity oilfields, which ...
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Reports on possible complicity by Petronas of Malaysia and by China National Petroleum in war crimes committed in South Sudan

Democracy Now https://www.democracynow.org/2019/2/21/headlines/un_warns_of_oil_company_complicity_in_south_sudan_mass_atrocities U.N. Warns of Oil Company Complicity in South Sudan Mass Atrocities Feb 21, 2019 A U.N. panel ...
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The human right to water: denied by climate and society-killer oil

One quarter of the world uses contaminated water – or doesn’t have any water at all. One big reason is ...
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Black Tide! A song mobilizing the world to fight oil pollution

“Big Oil holds the world – its climate, its environment, and its economy – in a vice-like grip. This worldwide ...
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Black Tide in the Niger Delta

A song mobilizing the world to fight oil pollution! A song for the millions of victims of oil pollution in ...
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The Sentry’s new blockbuster report: confirming and citing findings of Sign of Hope’s scientific investigation of oil pollution’s effects in South Sudan

https://cdn.thesentry.org/wp-content/uploads/2019/09/TakingOfSouthSudan-Sept2019-TheSentry.pdf "The Taking of South Sudan" Key quote in report: "Klaus Stieglitz, vice-chairman of the Konstanz,Germany-based non-profit organization Sign of ...
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Black Tide in Berlin: Songbook!

Black Tide in Berlin 30. September 20 Uhr Kaiser-Wilhelm-Gedächtnis-Kirche Black Tide Music: Sebastian Oswald Text: Terry Swartzberg / Anataban There’s ...
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Joseph Oduha escapes kidnappers

Joseph Oduha, one of South Sudan's most respecter journalists (forsouthsudan.com, the East African and other media and platforms, was kidnapped ...
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Asian petroleum companies: imperiling survival of South Sudan’s communities

Asian petroleum companies: imperiling survival of South Sudan’s communities

By Kor Chop Leek Summary: For two decades, and with the acquiescence of the government of South Sudan, Petronas of ...
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“Rising at an alarming rate”

South Sudan: oil state minister slams companies over pollution’s devastation of women’s and infant health  rising at ab alarming rate ...
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Infant deformities due to oil pollution in South Sudan

Birth defects, miscarriage, death during delivery prevalent around oil field areas in S Sudan, say officials South Sudanese citizens in ...
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“Zero tolerance of pollution” – South Sudan’s president issues stern warning to oil companies

by Joseph Oduha | August 23, 2019 In a first for him, South Sudan’s President Salva Kiir has roundly criticized ...
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“Will be compelled to drag oil companies to court” – South Sudanese human rights lawyers issue ultimatum on cleaning up pollution

John Adukata | Augst 23, 2019 South Sudan’s highly influential and respected Center for Human Rights Lawyers has issued an ...
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Black Tide’ – a song for 100 countries

Black tide of oil pollution: poisoning 100 countries August 20, 2010 One hundred countries have experienced over the past fifty ...
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South Sudanese journalists join to speak out against oil pollution

By Joseph Oduha | August 20, 2019 South Sudanese journalists have joined the call for the government to end the ...
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South Sudan woos investors to invest in the oil industry’s environment and community protection

By Joseph Oduha | August 3, 2019 South Sudan authorities have announced a campaign to boost foreign investment in the ...
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Urgent appeal from South Sudan Law Society: use oil proceeds wisely – and reverse devastating effects of oil pollution

Reprinted from eye radio: https://eyeradio.org/use-oil-proceeds-wisely Use oil proceeds wisely The South Sudan Law Society is urging the political leaders to ...
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“We are crying out!”

The people of South Sudan’s Unity region redouble calls for a full-scale investigation of oil pollution’s devastating impact upon their ...
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Is oil pollution the cause?

Baby with horrible malformations taken by South Sudanese government for testing abroad The official hinted that oil residues could be ...
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Bad and worsening lack of compliance

Highly respected Sudd Institute's criticisms of reporting by and accountability of South Sudan's oil industryCompliance with Petroleum Industry Transparency and ...
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Pressure mounts on Salva Kiir to immediately intervene on pollution in South Sudan

Pressure mounts on South Sudan’s president to take immediate action on oil pollution by Joseph Oduha | We Are WitnessJune ...
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30 years in jail for former South Sudanese petroleum minister?

Time for truth in South Sudan’s oil sector.Sweeping criminal investigation launched of South Sudan’s former petroleum minister By Joseph Oduha ...
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South Sudan activists question government’s promise to end oil pollution

By Joseph Oduha June 25, 2019 The government of South Sudan recently made a sweeping commitment: to put an end ...
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“We will put an end to oil pollution”

- vow from South Sudan's new oil minister by Joseph Oduha | We Are Witness “We plan to work aggressively ...
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Oil pollution alert from South Sudan’s environment minister

On World Environment day 2019: Searing criticisms of government and oil companies by Francis Michael Gwang, We Are WitnessJune 5, ...
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On World Environment day 2019: Oil pollution alert from South Sudan environment minister

Searing criticisms of government and oil companies by Francis Michael Gwang, We Are Witness June 5, 2019 "Oil pollution is ...
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Kor Chop Leek’s urgent pleas to the government of South Sudan

When we neglect our environment, we neglect our health, when we neglect our health, we violate our rights to live ...
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“Oil pollution is destroying us” – eyewitness reports

Residents in Ruweng state demand services from oil companies Author: Garang Abraham "Oil pollution is destroying us" - eyewitness reports ...
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Human suffering through inhumane greed

A reporter’s searching look at a major and growing crisis Pollution in South Sudan: human suffering through inhumane greed by ...
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News flash: urgent, utterly heartbreaking petition received from CSO in Bentiu

From: People’s Initiative Development OrganizationTo: Honorable Major General Dr. Joseph Monytuil Wejang Governor of Northern Liech State, Bentiu Re: Request ...
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PARTNER WITH POLLUTER – Daimler

partner with polluter - daimler The German automotive corporation Daimler AG is partnering with Petronas in Formula 1 racing - ...
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Unpaid debts and grave harm: oil production and pollution in South Sudan

by Kor Chop Leek Kor Chop Leek is a paramedic. He is pursuing a master’s degree in humanitarian and conflict ...
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Oil Profits in South Sudan

Every year, oil companies earn billions in profits by exploiting the country ...
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BLACK TIDE – audio

Enjoy listening to the hit song Black Tide by Anataban. Learn about the music video, the producers and the current ...
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New heat in South Sudan’s resistance to oil pollution

Calls to sue South Sudan’s government in regional court by Joseph Oduha April 30, 2019 A new video has re-energized ...
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Repression of opposition reaches new highpoint

+By John Adukata April 30, 2019 Dong Samuel and Agrey Idris Izbon are dead. Putting a sad end to 16 ...
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Amnesty calls for prosecution of Sudan’s Salah Gosh

By Joseph Oduha April 19, 2019 Salah Gosh has to answer for his crimes in a court of law.Such is ...
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Free Sudan’s media – call by Sudanese Journalists’ Network

By Joseph Oduha April 15, 2019 Spurred by the success of the peoples’ uprising against the regime of Omar al-Bashir ...
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ANATABAN’S “BLACK TIDE”

South Sudanese artists stand up for their rights to clean water and a healthy environment Trying to foster peace in ...
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Anataban’s “Black Tide” (DE)

Künstler aus dem Südsudan fordern ihr Recht auf sauberes Wasser und eine gesunde Umwelt ein Das Video zum schockierenden Verbrechen ...
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Der Künstler als Aktivist (DE)

Interview mit John Ador Akoy, von Ana Taban John Ador Akoy hat es weit gebracht – von einem verlassenen Kind ...
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The artist as an activist

Interview with Anataban’s John Ador Akoy John Ador Akoy has come – literally – a long way. His journey to ...
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Black Tide by Anataban (Offical Video)

A song with the power to stop the "black tide" of oil pollution sweeping over South Sudan ...
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Justice on trial in South Sudan

Kerbino Wol: vigorous defense in kangaroo court by Joseph Oduha April 5, 2019 Kerbino Wol is one of South Sudan’s ...
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Articles on crimes against humanity in South Sudan

Here's a collection of articles in leading media on oil companies' alleged complicity in crimes against humanity in South Sudan ...
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Oil: the source of suffering in South Sudan

#BloodOil in South SudanStatement by Klaus Stieglitz Intro:South Sudan‘s people are suffering. Rampant civil war, accompanied by mass killings, rapes, ...
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South Sudan opposition leader calls for nation-wide uprising

South Sudan opposition leader calls for a nation-wide uprising against corrupt, oppressive Kiir regime By Joseph Oduha One of South ...
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Why independent journalism is crucial in South Sudan

by Joseph Oduha It has been one of the most encouraging trends of my professional life. The world – or ...
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The Summoning of the Global South

Fair life advocate Klaus Stieglitz: For more than 20 years I have been going to South Sudan – to try ...
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South Sudan justice on trial!

By Terry Swartzberg and Francis Michael Gwang March 22, 2019 After more than seven excruciating months of languishing in a ...
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World Water Day 2019

Billions of people are living without safe water. This #WorldWaterDay, we must leave no one behind. Did you know that ...
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Der “jüngste Staat der Erde”

Genf/Juba (KNA) Di, 12.03.2019 Das afrikanische Land Südsudan erlangte am 9. Juli 2011 seine Unabhängigkeit vom Sudan und wird deswegen ...
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Gewalt im Südsudan

Im Krisenstaat Südsudan grassiert weiter die Gewalt. Trotz eines im vergangenen September geschlossenen Abkommens bleibe die Sicherheitslage prekär, teilte der ...
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Tanz auf dem Vulkan

Bericht in der Katholischen Nachrichtenagentur über: UN und Helfer prangern Menschenrechtsverletzungen im Südsudan an Öl als Schmierstoff Von Joachim Heinz ...
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Free Peter Biar Ajak!

Call by UN, USA, Amnesty International: Free South Sudanese human and environmental rights defender Peter Biar Ajak! by Joseph Oduha ...
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We have a winner!

Here are the most powerful photos of our Stop #BloodOil in South Sudan photo competition. Deadly pond – filled with ...
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Strike! Journalists stage country-wide protest.

by Joseph Oduha March 8, 2019 On March 5, 2019, the Sudanese Journalists Network (SJN) called on its members to ...
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South Sudanese oil workers launch protests

Workers protest unsafe conditions and lack of payment in South Sudan‘s oil industry March 6, 2019 by Francis Michael Gwang ...
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What it’s like being a journalist in South Sudan

Going to sleep afraid, waking up afraid  By Joseph Oduha  February 25, 2019 Threats are the last things I get ...
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Blood oil in South Sudan

Major articles on UN report on horrific human rights violations and oil companies' complicity in them Articles on the report ...
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Two important articles on the media crackdown

Courageous reporter Joseph Oduha of We Are Witness: two important articles on the media crackdown in South Sudan and Sudan ...
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Oil poisoning of South Sudan

Interactive-informative mind map - click on it to play ...
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South Sudan‘s courageous journalists:

we defy repression!! February 11, 2019 In January, the government of South Sudan‘s media authority prohibited the country’s media from ...
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Lars Andersen calls to protect journalists

Norwegian ambassador calls for effective protection of South Sudan journalists by Joseph Oduha February 4, 2019 “We are worried about ...
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South Sudanese journalists call for colleagues’ release

by Joseph Oduha February 4, 2019 We journalists in South Sudan are dealing with a harsh crackdown. It is being ...
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South Sudan’s deadly toll of oil contamination

Ministers and MPs decry deformed babies, miscarriages, ailments; call for systematic health study and an end to the revenues freeze-out ...
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Statement by concerned South Sudanese student

The tragedy of oil pollution in South Sudan: a time for urgent action - statement by concerned South Sudanese student ...
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Needed: Water Bill of Rights for South Sudan

Hard-hitting and exhaustive look at oil's pollution of water in South Sudan From We Are Witness member Kor Chop Leek ...
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South Sudan MPs: stop forsaking people in oilfields

South Sudan MPs call for government to stop forsaking people living in oilfields Needed: jobs, compensation, infrastructure, services, medical treatment ...
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Media crackdown continues in South Sudan!

Help us protect the truth-tellers! Death threats to South Sudan journalist covering Sudan unrest By Joseph Oduha January 18, 2019 ...
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Keeping truth tellers safe in South Sudan

Urgent call to protect truth-tellers in South Sudan from government crackdown on media, NGOs and activists To our courageous, committed ...
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“Lundin Petroleum to go on trial for war crimes”

In their own moving words: Lundin victims cry for justice in South Sudan “Lundin Petroleum to go on trial for ...
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Lundin case: heating up

Swedish prosecutors raid corporate HQ - looking for further evidence of crimes against humanity and environment committed in South Sudan ...
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Selection of articles and videos

South Sudan’s oil pollution crisis: twelve months of intensive coverage and intense concern December 2018 We Are Witness Questions on ...
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Turning into an “ecological wasteland”

Oil pollution - turning South Sudan into an "ecological wasteland" - scientific study issued by UN environmental institute and Chinese ...
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Powerful article on oil pollution in South Sudan

Written by Kor Chop Leek, a concerned South Sudanese student The author is a concerned South Sudanese who is currently getting ...
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Pushing oil companies to provide compensation

Parliament of South Sudan presses oil companies to compensate pollution victims By Joseph Oduha South Sudan’s National Legislative Assembly is ...
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Questions on oil pollution

for the Honorable Ezekiel Lul Gatkuoth, Minister of Petroleum and Mining, Republic of South Sudan Good evening, Honorable Minister. Since ...
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A little crippled girl

one of the 600,000 victims of oil's poisoning of water in South Sudan: shocking video from Al Jazeera ...
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Breakthrough article from Al Jazeera

The South Sudanese government pursues increases in oil production for monetary gains leading to an increasing concern among locals for ...
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Blockbusting, detailed reporting

On oil pollution in Toma South and Unity Oil Fields, which confirms fact that the environment ministry did go on a ...
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Searing report in the Washington Post

‘Life is miserable’: Even when there’s food in South Sudan, many can’t afford it Women carry bags of food home ...
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Powerful video from our network

Forcible relocation in Pibor ...
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Stunning photo by Waakhe Simon Wudu

A woman fetching water - the only available to her and her family - in Bentiu, South Sudan. This water ...
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Polluted water in South Sudan – no help in sight

Deutsche Welle's online article on the oil contamination in South Sudan: Verseuchtes Trinkwasser im Südsudan: Keine Hilfe in Sicht Durch ...
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NIE on oil contamination

Unfolding Environmental Health Catastrophe in Panrieng oil-producing areas NIE-Health·Sunday, 28 October 2018 When the environment is molested as it is ...
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Lundin’s crimes against humanity in South Sudan

Interrogation of Lundin Execs for Crimes Against Humanity and Environment in South Sudan Start of a new era of corporate ...
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Photo competition!

Most powerful photo of oil contamination in South Sudan - First prize: €100 | Two second prizes: €50 | Four ...
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Via news report about oil pollution in South Sudan

Why the Oil Pollution in South Sudan isn’t Getting Enough Media Coverage, According to the Victims By Francis Michael JUBA, South ...
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South Sudan pledges to put an end to oil pollution

By Joseph Oduha The government of South Sudan has promised to make environmental pollution a thing of the past in ...
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Radio Tamazuj’s major report on oil contamination

South Sudan's leading radio station reports that Ruweng authorities are concerned about oil pollution, as oil production resumes Authorities in ...
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History of environmental horror in South Sudan

Environmental and Public Health Catastrophe in the South Sudan Oilfields: Oil, Wealth, and Health By Bior K. Bior “If it ...
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Amazing New York Times video

Born Too Soon in a Country at War. Their Only Hope? This South Sudan Clinic. Video and article by Kassie Bracken ...
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Shocking photos – taken at the risk of life

"It's the only water that we have." South Sudanese are forced to use water that they know has been contaminated ...
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“Our lives are at stake!” تقرير تلوث المياه

“Our lives are at stake!” “Deadly black tide of oil contamination”: protests erupt throughout South Sudan By Francis Michael Gwang, ...
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Bad news for South Sudan:

recommencing of oil production - TV report with shocking footage ...
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“Our lives are at stake!”

“Deadly black tide of oil contamination”: protests erupt throughout South Sudan By Francis Michael Gwang  “Spills from the oil wells ...
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On World Humanitarian Day 2018

Multinationals have to assume responsibility for crises they are perpetrating upon humanity Call by German NGO Sign of Hope Case ...
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Impossible burden to bear

South Sudan's women and the lack of clean water ...
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Interview mit Klaus Stieglitz

Ölindustrie verschmutzt Umwelt im Südsudan Schmutzige Geschäfte Der Südsudan ist eines der ärmsten Länder der Erde - und besitzt doch ...
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Report on South Sudan’s environmental catastrophe

German news agency publishes a major report on South Sudan's environmental catastrophe DasThema: Ölgeschäfte im Südsudan Schmutziges Öl aus dem ...
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Oil pollution in South Sudan – summons from parliament

For failure to report on oil pollution's devastation of the country: South Sudan's parliament issues summons to country's minister of ...
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Evidence of oil pollution from the report published by UNEP

One of many oil spills - from leaky pipelines in South Sudan Photo credit: Department of HSE, South Sudan Petroleum ...
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From the report compiled and published by UNEP

The poisons in this lake of oil will seep their ways into the groundwater and on to farmlands. Photo credit: ...
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In a report compiled and published by UNEP for it:

Government of South Sudan confirms existence of horrific and widespread oil-caused environmental catastrophe In May, 2018, the United Nation‘s Environment ...
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Outcry on oil contamination

Rising against radioactive, toxic contamination of South Sudan Officials are now joining residents in protesting the environmental crimes committed by ...
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جنوب السودان: منطقة فلوج

جنوب السودان : التكتم على أضرار البيئية الناجم من مخلفات إنتاج النفط في منطقة فلوج فلوج : فرانسيس مايكل يعتمد ...
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Rising black tide of oil contamination

Rising black tide of oil contamination in South Sudan Residents report spates of deformed children, birth complications and sexual dysfunctions ...
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Sign of Hope‘s struggle for clean water in South Sudan:

In-depth report from key association of NGOs “Brave David’s long fight for the most basic of human needs and rights” ...
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#Hagana Official Music Video by #Anataban

Check out the Music Video for the song #Hagana by #Anataban artists. "Hagana" is the Arabic word for "it's ours' ...
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South Sudan’s Sosywood

Coming soon to a screen near you? Young film-makers hope to draw attention to social problems like gang violence and ...
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Oil-mudslides rolling over South Sudan

Trigged by an oil spill and subsequent heavy rainfall, waves of oil and contaminants-soaked mud are rolling over South Sudanese ...
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Fighting for their forests

Courageous communities take on the clear-cutters in South Sudan’s pristine woods Ignoring regulations designed to protect Lela-Bul, wildcatting loggers are ...
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Healing the pain through comedy

By Waakhe Simon Wudu Mading Ngor's childhood was spent fleeing the massacre that wiped out his village and killed his father, ...
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Remembering a friend

by Bonifacio Taban “John Manguet was a heroic reporter and a leader. He was loved and embraced in his community,” ...
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Joseph Oduha on journalism in South Sudan

Reporting in the “world’s most dangerous country for journalists” “Hard to believe nowadays, but I used to love my chosen ...
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Sign of Hope’s press conference

The press conference in Berlin: eyewitness reports of horrible environmental contamination, new and scary victim totals. Held on April 18th ...
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Interview Nnimmo Bassey

Watch Ildiko Mannsperger interview Nnimmo Bassey: Oilwatch, Hero of the Environment, Right Livelihood Award laureate (Alternative Nobel Prize) From the ...
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Interview with Klaus Stieglitz

Watch Ildiko Mannsperger interview Klaus Stieglitz: Vice-Chairperson of Hoffnungszeichen, Sign of Hope The press conference in Berlin: eyewitness reports of horrible ...
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Grassroots journalism!

Eyewitness reports from courageous journalists Report #1: Pariang: Polluted desert land | By Simon Bingo PARIANG - Oil exploration in ...
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Parliament hearing on oil’s contamination of water

South Sudan's parliament holding hearing on oil's contamination of water, lives and politics in South Sudan April 4, 2018 Sign ...
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Dangerous walk to dirty water

Water: a daily chore for two sisters in South Sudan | watch the full UNICEF video ...
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The bravest and the brave

‘If my phone is off, I’m in trouble, get help’: the perils of reporting in South Sudan Read the full ...
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Most dangerous for journalists: South Sudan!

The 2017 edition of the Impunity Index ranks country fourth most dangerous in the world Read the full text ...
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U.S. targets South Sudan oil firms in new restrictions

The United States on Wednesday imposed sanctions on 15 South Sudanese oil operators that it said were important sources of ...
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New reports on corruption-fuelled atrocities

The trail of blood starts with oil‘s contamination of water March 6, 2018 Two major reports, appearing within 48 hours ...
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Fueling Atrocities: Oil and War in South Sudan

South Sudan's trail of money and suffering: it starts with oil's pollution of water Fueling Atrocities South Sudan’s leaders use ...
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Petronas: being blasted in Malaysian media

South Sudan accuses Petronas consortium of pollution, threatens shutdown JUBA (March 1): South Sudanese lawmakers have accused the consortium running ...
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South Sudanese lawmakers accuse the consortium

The consortium (DAR Petroleum Operating Company) running South Sudan's last operative oilfield has allegedly been dumping toxic compounds (potassium chloride ...
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Oil threats twitted

From the Twitter account of Bior Kwer Bior: @biordengchek: #SouthsudanOil Because of war, various oil installations have been abandoned in Panriang oilfield, and ...
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Pariang reports increasing oil pollution effects

An epicenter of the contamination in Ruweng is the town of Pariang, whose mayor, Silvano Nuoi, had this to say ...
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GRAPHIC PHOTOS: evidence of oil contamination

View uncensored documentary evidence of environmental contamination in Ruweng State, South Sudan. This evidence emerged and went viral on social ...
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Pope announces day of prayer and fasting for Congo and South Sudan

Pope Francis announced that the Friday of the first full week of Lent would be a day of prayer and ...
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Pollution Deaths in South-Sudan in Pollution.org map

As pollution.org states: "This interactive map provides data on air, water and soil pollution globally. Sources are credible, government approved ...
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One of the world’s great environmental time bombs

"One of the world's great environmental time bombs" - the Environmental Justice Atlas on oil contamination in South Sudan http://ejatlas.org/conflict/oil-contamination-in-south-sudan ...
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#SouthSudanIsWatching

#SouthSudanIsWatching Twitter campaign

Check out the #SouthSudanisWatching campaign. It calls South Sudan citizens to actively engage and keep a close watch over the ...
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Tales of heroic humanitarian assistance, in quiet words

Blogs from aid workers in South Sudan: Doctor Roslyn Brooks is in South Sudan, working at a hospital in Lankien, ...
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Map of oil contamination in South Sudan

Oil accounts for nearly all of the newly-formed South Sudans export earnings (98% of total revenue, according to the IMF); ...
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Indigenous peoples‘ ingenious approaches

Aided by advanced technologies and assisted by intrepid NGOs, native people suffering under oil contamination are fighting for their health ...
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Using theatre to save lives in South Sudan

With attacks on health-care workers, patients and clinics are a major issue in South Sudan. See how street theater is ...
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Indigenous Peruvians’ detection of oil spills

Indigenous Peruvians and their detection of oil spills - role model for the world! Fidel Sandi’s Achuar community has been ...
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Oil, the curse of South Sudan

Major article in El Pais on oil's pollution of South Sudan's water - and on Sign of Hope's struggle to ...
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South Sudan girl has to drink muddy water

kara universal on Instagram: "A girl fills a container with muddy water in the Ajuong Thok Refugee Camp in South ...
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Thirsty?

Nobody should be forced to drink water like this! ...
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Help us put an end to oil’s pollution of water

PRESS RELEASE Konstanz, Germany December 5, 2017 Dramatic appeal by South Sudan's environment ministry to UN Environment Assembly: Help us ...
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Saving Malong

Saving Malong By Chol Thomas Dongrin, Sign of Hope 22.11.2017 The clinic is a beacon of hope for the people ...
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Watch the video from the UN assembly

South Sudanese government: Most serious kind of pollution in South Sudan - oil run-off into precious wetlands - Watch the ...
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South Sudan’s environment ministry asks for help

Dramatic appeal by South Sudan's environment ministry to UN Environment Assembly: help us put an end to oil's pollution of ...
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WHO: oil drilling causes environmental problems

Dear friends in Africa, "South Sudan experiences a wide variety of environmental problems, including soil degradation due to the widespread ...
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South Sudan Aid

South Sudan – most dangerous for aid workers

The United States Agency for International Development (USAid) administrator, Mark Green, has termed South Sudan as the most dangerous country ...
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South Sudan Corruption

South Sudan again ranked one of the most corrupt

South Sudan yet again ranked one of the world's most corrupt countries. Big Oil's pollution of water, government, environment, is ...
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South Sudan Corruption

South Sudan – one of the most corrupt countries

South Sudan ranked one of the world's most corrupt countries. Big Oil's pollution of water, government, environment big reason why ...
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South Sudan UN Report

South Sudan is the world’s most suffering

It's official - South Sudan is the world's most suffering, says the UN's World Happiness Report 2017.  Civil War, Crime ...
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South Sudan Water

Drink this cocktail of pollution or die of thirst

Drink this cocktail of pollution or die of thirst: the tragic choice facing this South Sudanese woman - thanks to ...
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Statement from Maude Barlow

Statement from Maude Barlow, one of the world's most respected "water evangelists" Water pollution is deadly. Oil-rich South Sudan is ...
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Lancet Report South Sudan

Oil’s pollution of water is killing South Sudan

Behind the Lancet report and pollution.org's alarming figures Oil's pollution of water is killing South Sudan ...
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Sara Hylton

What War Can’t Destroy

Years of conflict have torn at the seams of Juba, South Sudan. But the city’s people hold their heads high ...
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Nnimmo Bassey

Nnimmo Bassey’s statement

Hero of the Environment Nnimmo Bassey: “First Nigeria, now South Sudan: fatal consequences for Africa from oil's pollution of continent's ...
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Rescuing children in the rainy season

23.10.2017 Autumn's rains bring badly-needed water to South Sudan - and, unfortunately, malaria, pneumonia and other water-thriving diseases. Frequent victims ...
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War crimes shouldn’t pay: the report in the Sentry

Oil's polluting of politics and environment in South Sudan: the authoritative report in The Sentry. Foreword by George Clooney and ...
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Fleeing South Sudan

Fleeing South Sudan - 'My mother was abducted, my brother killed, I was raped and now I am pregnant'. Tears ...
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Heartbreaking drawings by South Sudanese children

Heartbreaking drawings by South Sudanese refugee children reveal trauma caused by war. An estimated 100 children fleeing the civil war ...
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South Sudan’s lost children: A traumatized generation

South Sudan's lost children: A traumatised generation growing up in Uganda. The worst refugee crisis of modern times, as the ...
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Investigation opened into South Sudan water pollution

A human rights group has warned that dangerous levels of heavy metals from oil production have leaked into South Sudan's ...
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Ajak Kwai sings of cows, women and war

Ajak Kwai of cows, women and war - 'Water Song' South Sudanese Dinka music ...
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Corruption in South Sudan

Shocking report: how government officials looted South Sudan

At the bottom of all this: Big Oil's poisoning of politics, water, lives and environment in South Sudan. https://mailguardian.atavist.com/how-south-sudans-elite-looted-its-foreign-reserves ...
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South Sudan Violence

Aid workers report on being assaulted and raped

Foreign victims of an attack on aid workers in South Sudan begin giving testimony via video link from U.S. http://www.reuters.com/article/us-southsudan-violence/victims-of-south-sudan-attack-on-aid-workers-start-testifying-from-u-s-idUSKBN1CU2RG ...
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Pollution in South Sudan

South Sudan among worst affected by pollution

Pollution causing more deaths worldwide than war or smoking - South Sudan among worst affected 5 highest rates of pollution-related ...
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South Sudan Pollution

Water pollution-caused fatalities in South Sudan

Countries with highest rates of pollution-caused fatalities: South Sudan near the top. One fifth of all fatalities caused by water ...
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Anataban South Sudan

Another great Anataban video

Soutna by #Anataban South Sudan Music 2017 ...
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South Sudan Hunger

Stories from South Sudan

Saved! A critically undernourished boy is rescued by a clinic by Chol Thomas Dongrin of Sign of Hope 06.09.2017 It's ...
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Stories from South Sudan

Stories from South Sudan

Children marked by hunger, terror and want 04.10.2017 By Chol Thomas Dongrin Sign of Hope  South Sudan Many of South ...
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Klaus Stieglitz

Interview with Klaus Stieglitz

Interview with Klaus Stieglitz, Deputy Chairperson, Sign of Hope, on Africa's potentially greatest environmental crime: read the Interview with Klaus Stieglitz ...
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Oil, corruption and pollution in South Sudan: 1956 – 2017

Oil, corruption and pollution in South Sudan: read the Full dossier 1956 - 2017 ...
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Sign of Hope South Sudan

Sign of Hope

About Sign of Hope: read the Sign of Hope backgrounder Discovering a shocking, criminal pollution of a region's water. Risking life ...
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Saakam South Sudan

The blog Saakam

Saakam, a blog that highlights situations by seeing them objectified and criticised, often for comical value: https://saakam.wordpress.com/ ...
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EVE Organization South Sudan

EVE Organization: for women’s development

EVE Organization was founded with the aim of empowering women and addressing challenges that hinder women’s progress in South Sudan ...
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Peter Capton

Ten million victims in South Sudan: meet several

Ten million victims in South Sudan: meet several of them. A series of stunning portraits by photojournalist Peter Caton shows ...
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Star Eagle South Sudan

Star Eagles’ touching video

One of the soul touching songs to promote forgiveness and restore peace in South Sudan ...
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Hard Lyf Avenue South Sudan

“I’m Blessed” video

2017 Music video featuring Dancing kids Juba by Hard Lyf Avenue ...
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South Sudan Rape

Sexual assault victims call for justice

When soldiers attacked a blind man’s village, he was given a stark choice between two options nobody should ever have ...
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First Ever Poetry Slam Excites Juba

The Poetry Slam is bringing the country’s emerging writers to express messages about the desire for peace in the country ...
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#AnaTaban Advocates for Peace, Unity and Equality

Talented South Sudanese Youth #AnaTaban Advocates for Peace, Unity and Equality ...
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Ana Gaid by Crazy Fox

South Sudan 2016 music video "Ana Gaid" by Crazy fox ...
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We’re hungry

We're hungry by the Young All-Stars ...
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Ana Taban: Malesh/Sorry

Ana Taban: Malesh/Sorry: we are sorry for what we did to each other ...
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You and me

You and me: Yaba Angelosi featuring amanie illfated ...
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Ana Taban All Stars

South Sudan Music from 2016 by all stars "Anna Taban" ...
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South Sudanese girls getting education

Enrolling rescued South Sudanese girls in education ...
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Catwalk to Freedom

Catwalk to Freedom: to free the abused and damaged women of South Sudan ...
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Sarah Nyekouth: If I killed myself…

Sarah Nyekouth: If I killed myself, I would just disappear and I'm the only one left ...
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‘I never wear shoes I can’t run in’

Emi Mahmoud performs a poem to mark one million South Sudanese refugees arriving in Uganda. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=bvulsKTJopc ...
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Tell your stories to the world, South Sudan!

In your own words, through your photos and videos and songs and art – tell the world what you in ...
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Faces of Big Oil’s victims

Since 2008, Sign of Hope has been waging a David vs. Goliath campaign against the poisoning of South Sudan's water, ...
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