photo by jon nicholson
photo by jon nicholson

FOUNDERS

Don Cheadle

George Clooney

Matt Damon

Brad Pitt

David Pressman

Jerry Weintraub

 

Drawing upon the voices of cultural leaders to protect and assist the vulnerable, marginalized and displaced.

 

Not On Our Watch is a federally registered 501(c)3 charity.

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last update: july 20th, 2015

july 20th, 2015

Introducing: The Sentry

Today, Not On Our Watch with its partner The Enough Project announce the launch of The Sentry, a new initiative seeking to dismantle the networks of perpetrators, facilitators, and enablers who fund and profit from Africa’s deadliest conflicts.

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july 6th, 2015

Statement on Board Member Jerry Weintruab's Passing

Not On Our Watch is deeply saddened by the loss of our co-founder and board member Jerry Weintraub. Jerry was a committed humanitarian, whose efforts through NOOW and other charities strove to help those in need and shine a light on atrocities. He was a tireless fundraiser even before we’d truly begun, and remained committed throughout to the many programs and initiatives our organization has had the good fortune to launch across the world.

 

NOOW will never replace Jerry, but his work and impact here live on. We humbly honor him by continuing on the path he helped to forge.

 

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NEWS

last updated august 31st, 2010

august 31st, 2010

Update: Russian pilots freed in Sudan's Darfur region

"Three Russian pilots kidnapped in Sudan's war-torn Darfur region two days ago have been freed, regional officials and Russia's Khartoum embassy say."

august 30th, 2010

Obama administration intensifies efforts in Sudan

"The Obama administration, which came to office promising stronger leadership on Sudan, is now scrambling to salvage a 2005 U.S.-backed peace accord and prevent Africa's largest nation from sliding back into civil war."

august 30th, 2010

Three Russian pilots abducted in Darfur

"Three Russian pilots working for a Sudanese aviation company have been abducted in the Darfur region, officials said Monday."

august 27th, 2010

Sudan's Bashir defies arrest order to visit Kenya

"Sudan's genocide-accused President Omar al-Bashir arrived Friday in Kenya, which is obliged to cooperate with the International Criminal Court seeking his arrest for crimes in Darfur."

august 23rd, 2010

Sudan 'deliberately' weakening southern economy

"South Sudan's fledgling economy is being 'deliberately' weakened by former civil war enemies in the north who are paying Juba's share of oil revenues in local currency, the southern finance minister said on Monday."

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