Press releases

  • The United Nations Resident and Humanitarian Coordinator presents her credentials to the Government of Sudan Aug 13, 2018

    Khartoum, 13 August 2018 -- The United Nations Resident and Humanitarian Coordinator for the Republic of Sudan, Ms. Gwi-Yeop Son of the Republic of Korea, presented her Credentials to H.E. Ambassador Salah Elguned, Director General of Protocol at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs in Sudan. During the meeting, H.E. Ambassador Salah and Ms. Son discussed prospects for deepening the strategic partnership between the Government of Sudan the United Nations in addressing priority issues in the country.

  • UNFPA organized a workshop on “The Midwifery Gap Analysis in Sudan” Aug 6, 2018

    Khartoum, Sudan, 5 July 2018 – The Federal Ministry of Health & United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA) organized a workshop on “The Midwifery Gap Analysis in Sudan”, with the technical support from the International Confederation of Midwives.

  • WHO and FMOH meet to set priorities for strengthening the emergency care system in Sudan Jul 25, 2018

    Khartoum, Sudan, 24 July 2018 --- The Federal Ministry of Health in Sudan with support from The World Health Organization (WHO) and in collaboration with emergency care partners and stakeholders, concluded a consensus meeting organized to address the gaps identified by the Emergency Care System Assessment (ECSA), conducted in Sudan in 2018.

  • UNOPS Newsletter - Second Quarter Jul 8, 2018
  • 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 Jul 2, 2018

    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 Jun 11, 2018

    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.