Since 2003, over 200,000 have died in Darfur and Chad, and 2.5 million have fled their homes seeking safety from the vicious of the Sudanese Arab Janjaweed. “To outsiders, the conflict is seen as tribal warfare. At its roots, though, it is a struggle over controlling an environment that can no longer support all the people who must live on it” says Wangari Maathai, a Kenyan environmentalist. Massive oil revenues maintain the status-quo, while the world looks on.
Photographer(s): Jan Grarup