April 7, 2008

Five Years On

No Justice for Sexual Violence in Darfur

Summary
Methodology
Map
Background
Sexual Violence in Darfur in 2007-2008..
Patterns of abuse
Large-scale attacks on civilians
and around IDP camps
Towns, villages, and rural areas
Obstacles to Justice for Sexual Violence Survivors
Fear of reporting
Legal barriers
Police ineffectiveness
Medical evidence
No recourse against armed forces
Government's Response to Sexual Violence
International Response to Sexual Violence
United Nations-African Union Mission in Darfur
Sudan's Obligation to Prevent, Investigate and Punish Sexual Violence
Conclusion
Recommendations
To the Government of Sudan
To the "non-signatory" rebel groups and former rebel groups
To UNAMID..
To the United Nations Security Council
To UN and AU states contributing to UNAMID..
Annex 1: Medical evidence form..