Darfur is Dying

developer: TAKE ACTION games

genre: role-play / simulation

educational purpose: Make people aware of the Sudan Humanitarian crisis.

target audience: everyone

H&H taxonomy class: Social Awareness (Violence, Economic Behaviors)

web page: http://www.darfurisdying.com/

release date: 2006

platform: Browser / Adobe Flash

The game leads the player to learn the difficulties and dangers of living in a refugee camp. In a first stage the gameplay is centered on the collection of water from a well. To do this the player must choose the member of a displaced family and if captured when searching for the water he is informed of the frequent refugee camp atrocities which were applied to his fictional character. In a second stage the player must carefully manage the water previously collected.

darfur is dying screenshot

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