Eye on Sudan: Challenges After Referendum

Date: 2/16/2011
Time: 12:30pm - 1:45pm
Location: The Puck Building, The Rudin Family Forum for Civic Dialogue, 2nd Fl.
295 Lafayette Street, New York, NY 10012-9604  map

Presented by NYU Wagner, the Lech Walesa Institute, and the Human Rights Foundation.

Please join speakers Laura Heaton, writer-editor for the Enough Project, Maciej Kuziemski, Lech Walesa Institute electoral observer, and Jimmy Mulla, president of Voices For Sudan, in a discussion on the recent referendum in Sudan and the implications of the results on human rights and development and humanitarian aid, as well as the major challenges that the country will face in the next six months in a region where protests in Egypt and Tunisia have changed the political atmosphere.

The event will also feature an exhibition of exclusive photographs and reportage from the Lech Walesa Institute’s electoral observers in southern Sudan.