South Korea Supports UNDP’s Youth Empowerment Initiative in Darfur
Jan 16, 2018
Today, the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP), the Embassy of the Republic of Korea, the Ministry of International Cooperation and Ministry of Youth and Sports have concluded an agreement on supporting Youth Volunteers programme in Darfur.
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.
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.
Japan continues its contribution to the UNDP initiatives on Peace and Recovery
Apr 3, 2017
The Government of Japan has provided new funds to UNDP for their work in Sudan. A total of USD 1,481,000 has been given to support UNDP’s peacebuilding and recovery activities in the country. USD 740,500 has been allocated to support UNDP’s Community Security and Stabilization Programme (C2SP) and preventing violent extremism initiative, while USD 740,500 has been given for the Youth Volunteers Supporting Peace and Recovery project in Darfur.
UNDP and Partners Join Hand in Fighting Violent Extremism
Mar 9, 2017
The Sudan National Commission for Countering Terrorism (SNTCC) and the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) have officially launched today the Partnering Against Violent Extremism project (PVE) amidst prominent presence from high level Government officials presided by the First Vice - President of the Republic and Prime Minister, Colonel General. Bakri Hassan and senior visiting UN officials: Assistant Secretary General, UN Department of Political Affairs Tayé-Brook Zerihoun, Deputy Assistant Administrator and Deputy Regional Director Regional Bureau for Arab States Sophie DE CAEN, UN Resident Humanitarian Coordinator, UNDP Resident Representative Marta Ruedas and UNDP Country Director Selva Ramachandran.
H.E. the President of the Republic of the Sudan Omar Al Bashir receives the UN Resident and Humanitarian Coordinator in Sudan for the second time
Feb 16, 2017
H.E. President Omar Al Bashir received today, for the second time, the United Nations Resident and Humanitarian Coordinator for Sudan, Ms. Marta Ruedas at the Council of Ministers Premises. During the 30-minute meeting, the UN Resident and Humanitarian Coordinator briefed H.E. the President of the Republic of the Sudan about the ongoing work of the United Nations in the country and the support offered by the national and international partners.
UNDP Appoints Music band Aswat Almadina Goodwill Ambassadors in Sudan
Feb 14, 2017
Popular young Sudanese music band Aswat Almadina were appointed today as National Goodwill Ambassadors for the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) in Sudan. The signing ceremony took place today at the UNDP Sudan Country office in Khartoum.
Providing Durable Energy to Sudan: UNDP and Ministry of Water Resources and Electricity Initiate the Use of Solar Water Pumps for Irrigation
Jan 24, 2017
The Ministry of Water Resources, Irrigation and Electricity, and the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) have initiated today the first stage of implementing a solar water pumps project for irrigation in the Northern State. The “Solar for Agriculture” project is a 5 year project implemented in the Northern State of Sudan with a total budget of USD 4.89 million, thanks to generous contribution from the Global Environmental Facility (GEF).