REGIONAL: EAST AFRICA 2020

Collecting and Preserving Evidence of International Crimes in Sudan and South Sudan

Project Expedite Justice

$91,725

To strengthen the technical capacity of human rights monitors in South Sudan and to produce an archive of evidence that can be used to hold perpetrators accountable in Sudan. The organization will train and mentor South Sudanese human rights monitors in international criminal law, evidence collection and preservation, and the production of a newsletter. The organization will archive evidence collected in Sudan’s Two Areas in a searchable database for use in analysis, advocacy, and litigation.

Collecting and Preserving Evidence of International Crimes in Sudan and South Sudan

Project Expedite Justice

Supplement$12,800

To strengthen the technical capacity of human rights monitors in South Sudan and to produce an archive of evidence that can be used to hold perpetrators accountable in Sudan. The organization will train and mentor South Sudanese human rights monitors in international criminal law, evidence collection and preservation, and the production of a newsletter. The organization will archive evidence collected in Sudan’s Two Areas in a searchable database for use in analysis, advocacy, and litigation.

Supporting Access to the Internet

Gisa, Inc

$125,000

To support activists, journalists, and human rights defenders working on atrocity prevention to access the Internet. The organization will support relevant stakeholders to share and verify independent information about current atrocities. It also will convene key actors in the digital rights space to discuss areas for cooperation and develop recommendations.