Switzerland commits $1m to Darfur Livelihoods
Apr 20, 2016
UNDP and the Swiss Development Cooperation Agency signed today an agreement which will grant $1m to promote sustainable livelihoods of Darfuri people. The Swiss funded Darfur Livelihoods and Recovery Project works to improve natural resource management and reduce natural resource-based conflicts and to strengthen the role of economic actors and public institutions linked to value chains and market during the period between 2016 and the end of 2017.
Bringing Stability to Communities
Mar 28, 2016
March 27, 2016, Khartoum— The Government of Japan has allocated a total of USD 2 million to support UNDP’s Community Stabilization Programme in the southern border states and an additional USD 2 million for the creation of youth employment in Eastern Sudan.
Broadening Darfur’s Peacebuilding Platform
Mar 16, 2016
Khartoum, March 16, 2016 – Amongst the presence of key national partners, international community and official representatives from Sudan Presidency’s office, the Federal Minister of Finance Mr. Badraddeen Mahmoud on behalf of the Government of Sudan -signed today the first cost sharing agreement with UNDP to support the Darfur Internal Dialogue and Consultations project (DIDC) with a total contribution of SDG 6.4 million (equivalent to USD 2 million.)
Bringing Lifesaving Medicines and Health Commodities to Sudan: UNDP & Ministry of Health Reach an Agreement to Enhance Treatment of Patients in Sudan
Mar 10, 2016
Khartoum, March 10th, 2016- The Federal Ministry of Health, the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) and Ministry of International Cooperation have signed today an agreement on “Procurement Support to the Federal Ministry of Health in Sudan” with a total budget of USD 60 Million for a duration of three years.
Marking 50 years of Bringing Prosperity to the People of Sudan
Feb 25, 2016
Sudan is as a land of vast development opportunities. Protracted conflict however, has left numerous parts of the country in need of immediate development interventions. UNDP has been present in Sudan since 1978, following the signing of the First Standard Basic Assistance Agreement (SBAA) on October 24th 1978.
Strengthening the Resilience of Communities in Blue Nile State: Japan Witnesses the Contribution of USD 2.5 Million to Help Vulnerable Communities
Feb 24, 2016
Damazin, February 24th, 2016- The Sudan Disarmament Demobilization and Reintegration Commission (SDDRC), the Governor (Wali) of Blue Nile State Mr. Hussien Yasien Hamad, in collaboration with the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP), arranged a high level visit to Damazin, Blue Nile State, with H.E. Ambassador of Japan Mr. Hideki Ito to witness firsthand progress of the Community Security and Stabilization Programme (C2SP) activities and stabilization efforts in Damazin and Azaza community in Blue Nile State.
- UNDP Sudan Supports Sudan National Human Rights Commission in Darfur Feb 4, 2016
UNDP Country Director: Speech at the opening session of the African Group of Negotiators Meeting
Sep 30, 2015
Excellency, Mr. Hassan Abdelgadir Hilal, Minister of Environment, Forests and Physical Development. Excellency, representatives of the United Nations Environment Programme Regional office for Africa, The New Partnership for African’s Development (NEPAD), the African Union Commission (AUC)
US$ 40 million Announced to Strengthen HIV and Tuberculosis Response in Sudan and reach out to Most Vulnerable Population
Aug 9, 2015
Geneva –9 August, 2015 - Two new agreements reached in Sudan by the UN Development Programme (UNDP), the Federal Ministry of Health and the Global Fund to Fight AIDS, Tuberculosis and Malaria is set to halt spread of HIV among most at risk Sudanese population and keep TB under control.
Japan Contributes USD 2.5 million to Community Stabilization and Resilience in the Border States of Sudan
Mar 24, 2015
Khartoum - The Government of Japan has allocated USD 2.5 million to UNDP’s Promoting Community Stabilization Programme. This generous contribution enables UNDP to support the Government of Sudan initiating project implementation immediately in the target states.