completed their training on
a continuing effort to strengthen
the capacity of Sudanese judges,
Sudan Judiciary’s Training
Department with support from the
Capacity Building of the Sudan Judiciary
project, is holding a series of
capacity building sessions aimed
at training 60 judges in several
areas of law from 15 February to
30 June 2009 in Khartoum.
Designed and implemented by the
Judiciary’s Training Department,
the training programme aims to train
60 judges in several areas of law.
Conducted by senior judges and law
professors, the sessions cover a
wide range of legal fields from
criminal and civil law to commercial
and Islamic law.
The first round of training targeted
public court and 1st grade judges
from several Northern Sudan states
from15 February to 11 March. The
second session (5-30 April) is currently
targeting 2nd and 3rd grade judges.
Focusing on appellate court judges,
the final round of training will
kick off around mid-May.
This training program is funded
by the Capacity Building of the
Sudan Judiciary project that also
provides technical support to help
the Judiciary in further strengthening
the capacity of Sudanese judges.
The three-year project is managed
by UNDP in collaboration with the
Sudan Judiciary, and funded by the
World Bank-administered Multi Donor
Trust Fund and the Government of