EMERGENCY CRISIS PROCEDURES 2001-2003
Nuba Mountain Range, Sudan, Summer 2001: Gave
comprehensive information to USAID regarding man-induced famine: USAID
Sulawesi, Indonesia, December 2001: Released info of
massacres to wire, press, and Congress: Indonesian President sent 4,000 troops.
Zimbabwe, Mtebeleland, Spring 2002: Monitored use of
man-exacerbated famine as an election tool prepared for press campaign. Stood
Gujarat, India, Summer 2002: Hindu Nationalists prepare
for further attacks on Muslim minority: Neutral Sikh police intervene. Stood
Southern Sudan, Summer 2002: Issued first genocide
warning along with many human rights organizations.
Ituri Province, DRCongo, August 2002: Released Hema on
Lendu massacre info to wire, press, UN & US: UN asks for more observers for
Ituri Province, DRCongo, September 2002: Lendu on Hema
reprisal killings at a hospital was vastly under reported info forwarded to UN
Chechnya, Russia, December 2002: Russian government begins
liquidation of Chechen camps in Ingushetia. The Center immediately reports
crisis to influential policy makers.
Ituri Province, DRCongo, March 2003: Center following reports of
massacres and releasing info to UN.
South Kivu, DRCongo, April 2003: Released info to press, UN & US of
RCD Goma rebel attack on civilians. UN sends fact- finding mission.
Ituri Province, DRCongo, May 2003: Center following reports of
instability in area released info to UN & US. UN Security Council weighs