Partnering for Global Goals Achievement in Sudan: Sweden and UNDP Discuss ways to Promote Sustainable Human Development in Sudan
Jan 14, 2018
H.E. Ambassador to Sweden Mr. Hans Henric Lundquist and First Secretary Ms. Anna Saleem Hogberg have met today with UNDP Country Director Dr. Selva Ramachandran where they have discussed Sweden’s Global Strategy for Cooperation.
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.
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.
Social Good Summit 2017 Concludes in Khartoum Amidst Huge Interest from the Sudanese Youth
Sep 18, 2017
Yesterday, the Social Good Summit has concluded its sessions in Khartoum with the promotion of five innovative solutions to overcome developmental challenges in Sudan. Around 250 Sudanese youth have attended this year’s Social Good Summit, which was hosted by Future University. Students from across Sudan have presented their ideas and solutions for developmental challenges in Sudan to a large audience of academia , private sector representatives in addition to a number of media houses.
UNDP Enhancing Local Capacities on Legal Aid and Alternative Disputes Resolutions in Darfur
Sep 7, 2017
UNDP in collaboration with Civil Aid Organization (CAO) has recently conducted a series of training workshops in East and Central Darfur, during July and August 2017, as a part of the joint program for the Rule of Law and Human Rights in Darfur.
UNDP and Judiciary Organize forums in Darfur to strengthen the Criminal Justice Chain
Aug 28, 2017
As part of the Joint Programme for Rule of Law and Human Rights activities, the Sudan Judiciary in collaboration with UNDP have carried out 12 training sessions on strengthening the criminal justice and prisons chain in 4 Darfur states East Darfur (El Deian) West Darfur (EL Geneina), Central Darfur (Zalinge) and South Darfur (Nyala) between May and August 2017.