Speaking with signs to ensure no one is left behind in El Geneina, West Darfur
Dec 28, 2017
Violent conflicts, displacement and loss of livelihoods in Darfur has driven thousands of children and adolescents out of school. The report estimates that almost 40% of children and adolescents at school age are out of school in Darfur.
Soaring together to lead stabilization – A glimpse from Abu Kershola, South Kordofan
Dec 24, 2017
Abu Kershola locality, South Kordofan has suffered years of protracted conflict. Due to its proximity to Nuba mountains, the locality has witnessed regular attacks and intensive confrontations between warring parties’ troops resulting in large scale displacement of its Nuba population from Tagali group alongside groups of Arab and Fellata origin.
Women Transforming Traditional Conflict Resolution Mechanisms in Darfur
Dec 19, 2017
In Ardamata IDP camp in the outskirts of El Geneina, the capital of West Darfur, three communities come together: the returnees who are coming back home after being displaced by conflict, nomads and host communities. Ardamata is rapidly becoming an example of how communities in Darfur can come together in peace.
Outcome of a Comprehensive Locality-level Consultations in Darfur Shared with the International Community
Oct 30, 2017
The results of the second phase of the Darfur Internal Dialogue and Consultation (DIDC) were shared publicly today in the presence of key national partners, key representatives of the international community and H.E. Dr. Hasabo Mohamed Abdulrahman, Vice President of the Republic of Sudan.
Minister of International Cooperation assures that Sudan is committed to prevent and counter violent extremism and terrorism
Oct 22, 2017
Mr. Idriss Suliman, the Federal Minister of International Cooperation has renewed commitment of Sudan at the highest level and mentioned that the Government of Sudan is committed to prevent and counter violent extremism and expressed his thanks and gratitude to the partners and said that Sudan will act in all transparency.
UNDP, MIC and Ministry of Health Reach an Agreement on improving Health Facilities in East Sudan
Oct 22, 2017
The United Nations Development Programme (UNDP), the Ministry of International Cooperation (MIC) and the Federal Ministry of Health have reached today an agreement on improving health facilities and the quality of services provided by hospitals in Eastern Sudan.
From Songs of War to Songs of Peace: Hakamat Women in Promote Peaceful Coexistence in North Darfur
Oct 18, 2017
Yesterday, around 30 Hakamas and 10 key influential community leaders and native administrators in North Darfur have participated in a two day community outreach peace forum facilitated by both UNAMID Civil Affairs and UNDP.
UN Security Council Resolution 2250 on Youth, Peace and Security launched regionally in Darfur
Oct 16, 2017
UNDP Sudan, and State Partners successfully concluded a regional launch of the United Nations Security Council Resolution on Youth, Peace and Security (UNSCR 2250) in Darfur under the auspices of its youth flagship project – The Youth Volunteers Supporting Peace and Recovery in Darfur Project (YoVoReD).
Sudanese Youth Advocates Join Hand to Promote the SDGs all Across Sudan
Oct 2, 2017
The United Nations Development Programme - UNDP in Sudan, in collaboration with the United Nations Volunteers (UNV) have launched on August 3rd the Global Goals Advocacy Programme directed towards promoting and supporting the Sustainable Development Goals (SDG)s upheld by the United Nations in September 2015.
Ambassador of Japan to Sudan, H.E. Mr. Hideki Ito visits UNDP and UNOPS projects in Central Darfur State.
Oct 2, 2017
A Japanese Delegation led by the Ambassador of Japan to Sudan, H.E. Hideki Ito paid a two-day visit to Central Darfur on the 1st and 2nd October 2017. They arrived to a rousing and warm welcome by State government authorities, the UN, local community members and beneficiaries of Japan funded projects for UNOPS and UNDP. This is the first visit by the Ambassador of Japan to Central Darfur.