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Update: UNDP response for Ethiopian refugees, and host communities, in Eastern Sudan

With more than 58,000 refugees from Ethiopia having crossed into Sudan, UNDP has committed US$2.02m to address urgent needs, establish basic services and durable solutions, and provide much needed…  


Sawtaha (Her Voice): Expanding the role of women in Darfuri peace making

Women are essential to peacebuilding, particularly in Sudan, but participation in formal mechanisms remains low.  


Watch: ‘IMAN’: When faith is at the crossroads

Migration corridors, youth unemployment and dissafection, areas with limited official presence, and extremist and radical elements all contribute to concerns around violent extremism in Sudan.  


Iman: Stories of Sudan’s struggle with extremism delivers global impact

Migration corridors, youth unemployment and dissafection, areas with limited official presence, and extremist and radical elements all contribute to concerns around violent extremism in Sudan.  


“Building Youth Inclusion in Sudan”- Italy and UNDP together to counter the risk of the most vulnerable population of Mayo joining violent extremist groups

The Italian Government and the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) signed a project technical agreement – “Building Youth Inclusion in Sudan” – with EUR 2,272,500.00 provided by the Italian…  


Supporting Darfur’s rural communities through the COVID-19 pandemic

COVID-19 has impacted lives around the world in many ways. For rural communities with limited health and other key infrastructure, the pandemic has exacerbated an already challenging situation.  


UNDP launches roadmap for Sudan’s renewable energy future

With 60% of Sudan’s population lacking access to electricity, the findings highlighted in the report – like the high potential for wind energy in Northern State, River Nile and Red Sea, and Sudan’s…  


Government of Sudan, Green Climate Fund, UNDP announce project to support 3.7m people with climate-resilient water and food security

The Green Climate Fund on Friday approved US$25.6 million in new funding for an innovative climate resilience project in Sudan, designed to promote agriculture, health, and food and water security.  


Sudan’s #COVID19 community fighters protecting health

Across Sudan, community networks advocate for and lead local development. Experienced, equipped and energized, they’re tackling COVID-19.  


University of Khartoum & UNDP join forces on solar energy, Sudan peace efforts, sustainable development

Following years of collaboration, the University of Khartoum and UNDP Sudan have signed a Memorandum of Understanding to work together on a number of upcoming peace and development projects.  

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