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Update: UNDP’s focus and contribution to the Sudan Humanitarian Response Plan 2021

With 13.4 million people (over a quarter of the population) in Sudan projected to require assistance this year, UNDP is committed to addressing needs identified in the draft 2021 Humanitarian Response…  


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.  


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…  


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.  


Global Fund & UNDP increase Sudan’s COVID-19 test supply

7,200 COVID-19 diagnostic tests were delivered in mid-June to Sudan’s Federal Ministry of Health by UNDP and the Global Fund to Fight AIDS, Tuberculosis and Malaria.  


Sudan’s first ‘Solar Lab’ launches to provide quality-assured solar technology

A joint Sudanese Standards and Metrology Organization (SSMO)/ UNDP ‘Solar Lab’ launched today in Khartoum, providing testing and certification services for solar energy technology.  

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