"The Canvas Peace Project was founded to raise awareness of genocide and the decades of conflicts affecting women in Sudan and South Sudan. Through the power of art, the project strives to empower women through trade education."
- Cynthia Davis, Founder
Canvas Peace Project Exhibits
May 11, 2013
WOMEN'S ISSUES IN SOUTH SUDAN
Women in South Sudan have faced double oppression - as Southerners, they have faced violence from the North, and they are struggling for equality within their own community as Southerners.
- By Jen Marlowe, for the Pulitzer Center
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- South Sudan Says Oil Will Flow Despite Sudan’s Threats June 11, 2013South Sudan said it would continue to pump oil for export through Sudan despite a threat by Sudan’s president to shut down the pipeline. […]
- Sudan Says Pipeline Shutdown Is ‘Reversible’ June 10, 2013The announcement by Sudan’s information minister on Sunday suggested that the country was seeking to ward off another escalation in tensions with South Sudan. […]
- Cartoonist’s Pen Leaves Mark Across Arab World June 8, 2013By day, Khalid Albaih works in a museum. After hours, he is a cartoonist with an attitude, inspiring discontented youth across the Arab world. […]
- New Strife in Darfur Leaves Many Seeking Refuge May 24, 2013A recent surge in fighting in Darfur has led to an unnerving increase in civilian upheaval, displacing nearly 300,000 people, according to the United Nations. […]