Past event

Research Event

Doing Good in Darfur: The Role of Advocacy Campaigns

Chatham House, London

Africa Programme, Horn of Africa Project

Participants

Rob Crilly, author, Saving Darfur and Pakistan correspondent for The Daily Telegraph and The Sunday Telegraph
Rebecca Hamilton, author, Fighting for Darfur and Special Correspondent, The Washington Post, Sudan
Chair: Thomas Mawan Muortat, Sudanese Political Commentator

Overview

The speakers will explore the impact and influence an individual can have on the foreign policy process within the context of the Darfur crisis and its related advocacy campaigns. They will ask whether popular campaigns raise unrealistic expectations and act against considered international action or if they can draw attention to neglected issues and lead to positive change.

Non-members and interested individuals should apply to Tighisti Amare. All applications must be made by email. Places are limited and Chatham House reserves the right to restrict access without notice or explanation. Attendees may be required to present photo identification at any time.