United Nations in Sudan
The United Nations in Sudan is comprised of 27 entities whose work encompasses development cooperation, humanitarian assistance and peacekeeping operations. The United Nations Department of Safety and Security (UNDSS) is also represented in the country. The collective response of the United Nations to national development priorities is outlined in the United Nations Development Assistance Framework (UNDAF) and is supported by the United Nations Resident Coordinator’s Office. United Nations efforts to help address humanitarian needs in Sudan are presented in the Humanitarian Response Plan.
- UNOPS Newsletter - Second Quarter
The United Nations Secretary-General recognizes the full implementation of the Action Plan to end and prevent recruitment and use of children by the Government of Sudan
OINT PRESS RELEASE: Khartoum, 28 June 2018 – Yesterday the United Nations Secretary-General issued his annual global report on Children and Armed Conflict, which shows the plight of children across the globe in conflict situations. Grave violations against children include recruitment and use of children, sexual violence against children, killing and maiming of children, abductions of children, attacks on schools and hospitals and denial of humanitarian access. The report will be debated by the United Nations Security Council on 9 July.
Updates on the Durable Solutions Pilots in Darfur
Durable Solutions is a process towards ending the situation of protracted displacement by internally displaced persons, returnees and their host communities. In Sudan, pilots are currently being undertaken in El Fasher and Um Dukhun in the Darfur region. These initiatives are in line with efforts of the Government of Sudan to move away from the provision of humanitarian assistance to more long term sustainable programmes.
- Signature of UNESCO-Sudan Agreement to Implement a Project for Capacity Building in Sudanese Intangible Cultural Heritage Management
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