3rd Annual CASS Conference
UNITY IN DIVERSITY FOR PEACE:
Using Non-Violent Means to End the Conflict in South Sudan
September 30 – October 1, 2017
Viking Theatre, Grand View University
Des Moines, Iowa
For livestream, please visit the Facebook page of Coalition of Advocates for South Sudan
Join South Sudanese political, ethnic and civil society leaders in facilitated discussions to...
- UNITE the Diaspora to speak with one voice for peace in South Sudan
- EMPOWER and equip South Sudanese leaders in North America to use non-violent means to end conflict and to build unity and a lasting peace in their communities and back home in South Sudan
- ENCOURAGE the Diaspora to work to increase awareness in the US and Canada about the situation in South Sudan and to solicit their government’s support in ending the conflict
Saturday Conference: 8:00am – 6:00pm
8:00pm Political Leaders Panel Discussion
Sunday Conference: 8:00am - 1:30pm
Suggested Donation - $25 (includes light breakfast and Saturday lunch)
Please direct questions regarding the conference to the Organizing Committee:
2nd Annual CASS Conference
UNITY AND PARTNERSHIP:
Supporting a Just and Sustainable Peace in South Sudan
September 25-26, 2016
Georgetown Law, Washington, DC
1st Annual CASS Conference
UNITING THE DIASPORA THROUGH SHARED VISION FOR SOUTH SUDAN
September 19, 2015
Des Moines, IA
Conference Outcome: A Vision for South Sudan
South Sudan is a reconciled, unified and stable country, proud of its diversity as represented by its 64 tribes and enjoying equality, peace and harmony.
The government of South Sudan is a democratic federal government whose powers are vested by a permanent citizen-informed constitution and whose leaders are qualified and committed to serving the people of South Sudan and whose systems are efficient, transparent and free of corruption.
The people of South Sudan are educated and healthy and they enjoy all freedoms, protection through justice accountability and the rule of law, and prosperity through the effective management of the country's resources and the empowerment of its people to realize their unlimited potential.
South Sudan is an example for the continent and it is respected among the nations.