Sudan Signs US$ 1,395,000.0 Project for Creating Job Opportunities for Youth in Sudan
Feb 20, 2014
Khartoum, Wednesday 19 February 2014, marked the first engagement between the Government of Sudan and the IBSA Fund for Poverty and Hunger Alleviation through an employment generation project funded to the tune of USD $1,395,000.
Workshop on “Investment Promotion” for Government Executives
Feb 18, 2014
The workshop is carried out as part of the activities of the UNDP project of “Enhancement of Investment Climate for Employment Generation”. The project supports the efforts of Government of Sudan to improve employment opportunities through enhancing investment climate, which will be able to attract investment opportunities to generate more employment. In this respect, the project aims to support the capacities within the National Investment Authority (NIA) and the states investment commissions, to facilitate the creation of enhanced investment climate.
USD 1,300,000 Allocated for Creating Job Opportunities for Youth in Sudan
Jan 28, 2014
Khartoum - The Government of Sudan, The India, Brazil and South Africa Facility for Poverty and Hunger Alleviation (IBSA Fund) and the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) endorsed today a USD 1,300,000 project for the creation of youth employment opportunities in Sudan.
Livelihoods Projects in Darfur: Towards Improving the Leather Industry in Darfur
Dec 2, 2013
Some of Darfur’s poorest hides and skins producers are getting a chance to benefit from the growing regional demand of leather products with UNDP’s pilot project ‘Darfur Livelihoods Value Chain Project’ working to improve production techniques for leather production in Sudan.
The Challenge within the Challenged Conflict Settings
Dec 1, 2013
The daily security advisories, sounds of radio checks, news of aid workers or peace keepers under attack is something you hear quiet often in the conflict ridden Darfur. The life inside for an aid worker itself is a challenge in the conflict which is intensive care towards peace and stability.
The Darfur Communities Peace and Stability Fund (DCPSF) Donor’s visit to Project Areas
Dec 1, 2013
The Darfur Communities Peace and Stability Fund (DCPSF) donors visited the project site areas in West Darfur region from 24th to 26th of November. The donor monitoring team visited out reached areas and held meetings with NGO consortiums and government officials.
- South Kordofan: Towards New Prospects of Peace and Development Dec 11, 13
‘IMAN’ Movie: When faith is at the crossroads
United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) and Sudan National Commission for Counter Terrorism (SNCCT) and) and the have officially presented the movie ‘IMAN’ amidst prominent presence from high level Government officials, diplomatic corps, UN agencies and media. The premiere event of the production is both part of the Partnering Against Violent Extremism (PAVE) Programme.
Building National Capacities on Aid Management and Coordination in Sudan
UNDP and the Ministry of International Cooperation organized a three day workshop on “Aid Management and Coordination” on October 4 until October 7th.
Step It Up for Gender Equality
International Women’s Day is a crucial opportunity to keep women’s issues on national and international agendas. Despite greater protection for the rights of women; improved access to education; health care and employment - women still do not enjoy the same rights and opportunities as men in many areas. The official United Nations theme for International Women's Day in 2016 is Planet 50-50 by 2030 - Step It Up for Gender Equality.