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Prendergast, John 1963-

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Most widely held works about John Prendergast
 
Most widely held works by John Prendergast
Crisis response : humanitarian band-aids in Sudan and Somalia by John Prendergast( )

9 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 1,649 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Providing a range of initiatives on how the international community can respond effectively to complex international emergencies, the author highlights how resources can be made better available to aid agencies within the UN and elsewhere
Not on our watch : the mission to end genocide in Darfur and beyond by Don Cheadle( Book )

12 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 1,246 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents a call to action on behalf of the genocide victims of Sudan's Darfur, describing the brutalities taking place there and outlining six strategies for making key differences
Sand and sorrow : a new documentary about Darfur( Visual )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 434 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Details the historical events that have given rise to the Arab-dominated Darfur government's willingness to kill and displace its own indigenous African people, and examines the international community's failure to respond to such profound crimes against humanity in the past. Offers unparalleled access to a contingent of African Union peacekeeping forces
The enough moment : fighting to end Africa's deadliest war crimes by John Prendergast( Book )

4 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 414 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A call to action against brutal warfare activities throughout the world reveals how people's movements and new policies have slowed the progress of genocide, child-soldier recruitment, and rape as a war weapon
Frontline diplomacy : humanitarian aid and conflict in Africa by John Prendergast( Book )

9 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 400 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Putting Humpty Dumpty together : restructuring peace in the Congo by John Prendergast( )

4 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 300 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

NGOs and the peace process in Angola by David R Smock( )

2 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 297 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Building for peace in the Horn of Africa : diplomacy and beyond by John Prendergast( )

2 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 296 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Angola's deadly war : dealing with Savimbi's hell on earth by John Prendergast( )

2 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 296 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Features "Angola's Deadly War: Dealing with Savimbi's Hell on Earth," an October 12, 1999 report prepared by John Prendergast for the United States Institute of Peace in Washington, D.C. The report focuses on the ongoing conflict in Angola and the activities of the rebel organization National Union for the Total Independence of Angola (UNITA), led by Jonas Savimbi
They Turned Our Desert into Fire by Mark Brecker( Visual )

3 editions published between 2008 and 2014 in English and held by 202 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Reporting the devastation, forced displacement, and genocide in Darfur should be a story with daily coverage. Mere mention of the word Darfur should set off a passionate exchange, or at least the question, What can be done? Unfortunately, the people of Darfur struggle with a problem common to so many victimized by geo-political realities how to overcome the willful indifference of powerful government and media interests who find their story unimportant or merely inconvenient. With images and first-hand accounts, filmmaker Mark Brecke shares his experience of the Darfur crisis with Amtrak train passengers journeying eastward on a three day trip to Washington D.C. Their reactions, interwoven with hard facts and expert opinion, raise the central question in They Turned Our Desert Into Fire - Why does the public not understand the severity of this crisis and how can the world continue to do nothing? In addition to the film and a slideshow of Brecke's photographs, this video also contains the short film War as a Second Language (27 min., 2002). Mark Brecke culled from 15 years of newsreels, documentaries, and raw footage of the Vietnam War to create an audio track which he then juxtaposed with moving and still images he shot in Vietnam and Cambodia in 1995. Tourists replace soldiers and the audio design becomes a haunting and evocative narrative about history and the legacies of war
Civilian devastation : abuses by all parties in the war in southern Sudan by Jemera Rone( Book )

4 editions published in 1994 in English and held by 199 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Since 1983, the civil war in southern Sudan has claimed the lives of some 1.3 million civilians as a result of targeted killings, indiscriminate fire, or starvation and disease. Both government and rebel forces are culpable as they wage war in total disregard for the welfare of civilians, violating almost every rule of war applicable in an internal armed conflict. Government forces have engaged in indiscriminate aerial bombardments, scorched each tactics, torture, disapperance and summary executions. The two factions of the rebel Sudan People's Liberation Army have engaged in indiscriminate attacks, destruction of property, looting, and long-term sieges that starve civilians. The cumulative effect has been to turn Sudan's southern region into a permanent emergency situation where war, flood, drought, and disease have torn apart ordinary survival strategies and made millions dependent in whole or in part on international assistance
U.S. leadership in resolving African conflict : the case of Ethiopia-Eritrea by John Prendergast( Book )

3 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 182 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Without troops & tanks : the emergency relief desk and the cross border operation into Eritrea and Tigray by Mark R Duffield( Book )

7 editions published in 1994 in English and held by 155 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The enough moment : fighting to end Africa's worst human rights crimes by John Prendergast( Book )

4 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 78 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Human rights activist John Prendergast and Oscar-nominated actor Don Cheadle bring us an empowering and hopeful new book, as they reveal the steps being taken by engaged citizens-"Upstanders"-famous and unknown, here and abroad, to combat genocide, rape, and child soldierdom in Africa, and show how you can be a part of the movement.Learn how a high school student in Chicago rallied fellow students all over his city to raise awareness of genocide... a former child soldier in Uganda formed a group of others like him to aid in reconciliation... and a mother and teacher gang-raped by soldiers in Congo found strength to help other survivors. John and Don present ways for you to form alliances, contact Congress, alert the media, enlist corporations, and use social media to become part of the solution
Peace, development, and people of the Horn of Africa by John Prendergast( Book )

3 editions published in 1992 in English and held by 62 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Crisis and hope in Africa by John Prendergast( Book )

4 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 51 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Meet the press( Visual )

1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 34 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On this edition of Meet the Press: John McCain discusses the war in Afghanistan and the GOP race; George Clooney and John Prendergast discuss Sudan; Wes Moore, Paul Rieckhoff, Jon Krakauer, Bob Woodward, and Helene Cooper discuss U.S. troops and the effects of multiple deployments
A guide for activists : handbook on African hunger by John Prendergast( Book )

3 editions published in 1992 in English and held by 33 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The struggle for Sudan's soul : political and agrarian roots of war and famine by John Prendergast( Book )

4 editions published between 1990 and 1995 in English and held by 27 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

War child by Emmanuel Jal( Visual )

2 editions published between 2008 and 2010 in English and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A film detailing the life of Emmanuel Jal, a victim and refugee of Sudan's civil wars. Now a successful hip-hop artist, as a seven- year-old Sudanese boy Jal was conscripted into an army as one of 10,000 child soldiers. Fighting through two separate civil wars over the course of nearly a decade, Jal survived, eventually adopted by a British aid worker. As an adult, he relates his story and his hope for peace through his activism and through popular music, recording and releasing his own work and performing with international stars
 
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Crisis response : humanitarian band-aids in Sudan and Somalia
Alternative Names
J. P 1963-

J. P. (John Prendergast), 1963-

John Prendergast American human rights activist

John Prendergast Amerikaans mensenrechtenverdediger

P, J. 1963-

P., J. (John Prendergast), 1963-

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Not on our watch : the mission to end genocide in Darfur and beyondSand and sorrow : a new documentary about DarfurThe enough moment : fighting to end Africa's deadliest war crimesWithout troops & tanks : the emergency relief desk and the cross border operation into Eritrea and TigrayThe enough moment : fighting to end Africa's worst human rights crimesBrother's keepers