Enough’s latest report, "Striking Gold: How M23 and its Allies are Infiltrating Congo's Gold Trade," provides evidence of the conflict gold trade that is financing mass atrocities and crimes against humanity in the eastern region of the Democratic Republic of Congo. Gold is now the most lucrative conflict mineral in eastern Congo. The U.S. and the United Nations can take steps to help bring this illicit gold trade under control.Sign the Petition to Urge UN Ambassador Power to Take Action »
Read the Activist Brief: “Striking Gold: Why the Illicit Gold Trade in Congo Matters”
2013 marks ten years from the start of crimes in Darfur that the U.S. government found to constitute genocide. While many think that the conflict in Darfur is over, violence is on the rise. with over 300,000 newly displaced civilians in the first half of 2013 - and the Sudanese Government continues to target civilians in multiple areas of the country.
We are launching a campaign urging our elected officials to take action by co-sponsoring and passing the Sudan Peace, Security, and Accountability Act of 2013 (H.R. 1692) through Congress. This is our best opportunity to generate a policy change by the U.S. Government to address the situation in Sudan.Act Now: Peace for Sudan
H.R. 131 Concerns the ongoing conflict in the Democratic Republic of the Congo and the need for international efforts toward long-term peace, stability, and observance of human rights.
Ask your Representative to co-sponsor H.R. 131, which concerns the ongoing conflict in the Congo, and the need for international efforts toward long-term peace, stability, and observance of human rights.Take Action Now »
Read Enough's report, "Kony's Ivory."
Enough's latest report, "Kony's Ivory: How Elephant Poaching in Congo Helps Support the Lord's Resistance Army", provides evidence that the LRA is poaching elephants in Garamba National Park in the Democratic Republic of Congo to finance continued atrocities against civilians in the region. The U.S. can take steps to help stop this funding stream for armed groups by preventing poaching and increasing information and access for forces fighting the LRA.Take Action Now »
It is time for the U.S. Government to do more and put an end to these atrocities.
Ten years since the beginning of crimes in the Darfur region of Sudan that the U.S. government found to constitute genocide, violence and aid restrictions exist in multiple locations throughout the country. An estimated 130,000 people have been newly displaced in the first months of 2013 alone. Continued aerial bombardment of civilian areas of South Kordofan and Blue Nile states, as well as blocking of humanitarian relief by the Government of Sudan, has led to over 900,000 Sudanese in dire need of humanitarian aid.Take Action Now »