JUST FAITH AND ACTION: A BI-MONTHLY THEOLOGICAL REFLECTION FROM THE WASHINGTON OFFICE ON AFRICA

Hope in spite of because of it all
(No. 2)
by Leon Spencer, Washington Office on Africa
Washington, DC, United States
April 2001
Publisher: Washington Office on Africa
1 page
Type: Leaflet
Coverage in Africa: Africa, Sierra Leone, Sudan
Coverage outside Africa: United States
Language: English
The newsletter notes that Talisman Oil profits from oil exploitation in Sudan are making it possible for the Sudanese government ti sustain its war against its southern citizens. The newsletter discusses the campaign to prevent the marketing of diamonds from the rebel-held territory of Sierra Leon concerns of Botswana that the campaign may hurt their legitimate diamond trade. The newsletter says U,S, government policy places economic profit ahead of common good.
Used by permission of the Washington Office on Africa.