Filter by

John Prendergast
Showing 1 - 20 of 22 Show 22
  • [alt text]

    Conflict in Eastern Congo

    Witnesses testified on the conflict in the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC) and Rwanda’s involvement in the eastern Congo, where U.N. Security Council experts had alleged…

    11,118 views
  • [alt text]

    Situation in Sudan and South Sudan

    Witnesses testified on the independence of and insecurity in Sudan and South Sudan. Committee members discussed U.S. policies toward Sudan and South Sudan, including how the two…

    6,653 views
  • [alt text]

    Realize the Dream Rally and March

    Civil rights leaders and contemporary movement leaders spoke at the Lincoln Memorial at a “Realize the Dream” commemoration of the 50th anniversary of the March on Washington…

    2,465 views
  • [alt text]

    Civil Unrest in South Sudan

    Witnesses testified at a Senate Foreign Relations Committee hearing about the civil unrest and growing ethnic violence in South Sudan.

    1,994 views
  • [alt text]

    Post-War Democratic Republic of Congo

    The House Foreign Affairs Subcommittee on Africa heard testimony on Eastern Congo, and the problems facing it since the war ended in 2003.

    1,951 views
  • [alt text]

    Youth PROMISE Act

    Panelists discussed the various components and benefits of the proposed Youth PROMISE Act. They focused of efforts to reduce crime in communities, law enforcement, poverty, and the…

    685 views
  • [alt text]

    Book Discussion on The Enough Moment

    John Prendergast profiles people (famous and not) who decided to get off the sidelines and become engaged in helping Africans fight against genocide, rape, and the use of child…

    615 views
  • [alt text]

    Future of Sudan

    Following their return from Sudan, George Clooney and John Prendergast talked about the political and security situation in advance of southern Sudan’s independence referendum in…

    398 views
  • [alt text]

    Genocide in Darfur

    A rally was held on the National Mall before the U.S. Capitol to raise public awareness of genocide in the Darfur region of Sudan and to put public pressure on the administration to take…

    382 views
  • [alt text]

    Unlikely Brothers

    John Prendergast and Michael Mattocks talked about their joint memoir. When he was 20-years old Mr. Prendergast, a human rights activist and co-founder of the Enough Project,…

    363 views
  • [alt text]

    Book Discussion on Not on Our Watch

    Co-authors Don Cheadle and John Prendergast talked about their book, Not on Our Watch: The Mission to End Genocide in Darfur and Beyond, published by Hyperion. They said the genocide…

    157 views
  • [alt text]

    Genocide in Darfur

    The House Foreign Affairs Committee held a hearing on genocide in Sudan’s Darfur region, and the U.S. response to the violence in the region. Among the topics they addressed were…

    100 views
  • [alt text]

    Chinese Darfur Policy

    A hearing was held on steps that China and other countries could take to pressure the Sudanese government to solve the crisis in Darfur. The panelists focused on the opportunity…

    86 views
  • [alt text]

    Student Leadership Conference for Darfur

    Following opening remarks by survivors of genocide at the second national student leadership conference and call to action for Darfur, panelists talked about ethnic and political violence…

    85 views
  • [alt text]

    War Crimes in Sudan

    A panel from The Judicial Issues Forum of the Brookings Governance Studies Program talked about the situation in Sudan, international calls for Sudanese accountability in cases of genocide,…

    62 views
  • [alt text]

    Future of Independent Humanitarian Aid

    A State Department official and humanitarian aid organization representatives described their concerns over the security of humanitarian aid workers operating for non-governmental…

    57 views
  • [alt text]

    Genocide in Sudan

    Mr. Prendergast spoke about the situation in the Darfur region of Sudan. He discussed the implications of labeling the events in Darfur “genocide,” and railed against…

    46 views
  • [alt text]

    Situation in Sudan

    Mr. Prendergast talked about the current situation in Sudan as well as the U.S. and international roles there. He wrote about his recent experiences in Darfur in the November 19…

    41 views
  • [alt text]

    Sudan

    Mr. Prendergast discussed the situation in Sudan, the allegations of genocide, and the role of the U.S. After 21 years of civil war and millions dead and displaced, the Sudanese…

    39 views
  • [alt text]

    Situation in Sudan

    Participants talked about the growing humanitarian crisis in Darfur, Sudan, violence against residents and refugees by militant Arabs, and world reaction to the situation. Among the…

    39 views
  • Load 20 More