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Environment in Sudan at a Glance
2014-02-02 00:00:00

Environment in Sudan at a Glance

Sudan’s Ministry of Foreign paid attention to the environmental issues at all levels locally, regionally and internationally such serious consideration reflected in the establishment of specialized Department for the environmental affair. The challenges of the environment and its impacts are serious, and increasingly complex.Sudan believes that the environmental issues should be treated through concerted efforts of the international community to save our planet and ensure benefits for current and future generations.A new concept has emerged linking closely the climate change impacts and the ،...

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     Rural Woman Empowerment and her Role in Poverty Reduction  Promotion and Present Challenge
2014-02-03 00:00:00

Rural Woman Empowerment and her Role in Poverty Reduction Promotion and Present Challenge

Background: Sudan  enjoys  a  strategic  location  in  the  center  of  the  African  continent.  It  shares geographical Location with seven countries of North, East, West and central Africa with total land area of 1,882,000 million km square  (250 million hectare). Current  estimates  put  the  population  at  excess  of  30,419,625  million  (North  Sudan)  , female 14.796  million  with  annual  growth  rate  estimated  at ،...

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Women Empowerment   Policy
2014-02-03 00:00:00

Women Empowerment Policy

Introducti          In the context of the aspirations of the Sudan, in light of current processes of  transformation  currently  underway  in the  Sudan,  and  in consideration  the  significant  contribution  to  the  social  and  economic development  of  the  Sudan  by  Sudanese  women  in  recent  decades; there is a better understanding of the concept of empowering women within  a  framework  of  realizing ،...

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Two Areas
2014-02-04 00:00:00

Two Areas

   A Tale of Two States The Agreement on South Kordofan and Blue Nile States and the Path of Implementation and the Recent Security DevelopmentsThis paper aims to clarify and illustrate the situation of Southern Kordofan and Blue Nile states in the Comprehensive Peace Agreement, from its inclusion in the agreement up to the current situation. We have summarized the agreement in the points below. The entire agreement is published and available for those who wish to obtain further details. Important points in the Agreement- Negotiations with the SPLM covered the two states, although th،...

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Abyei
2014-02-05 00:00:00

Abyei

Protocol between the Government of Sudan and SPLM/A on the Resolution of Abyei ConflictAbyei Area Referendum ACT 2009How the Abyei experts exceeded their mandate Arbitration Agreement between The Government of Sudan and The Sudan People’s Liberation Movement on Delimiting Abyei Area Agreement Of Temporary Arrangements For Administration And Security Of The Abyie Area.Agreement Between The Government of Sudan And The UN Concerning The Status of The UNISFA . AUHIP Proposals Towards a Resolution of The Issue of AbyeiAUHIP TFA Proposal Final Sudan Legal Note 27.12 LASTThe Republic of Sudan ،...

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Sudan and International Organizations

    • International organizations is a focal point of contacting with regional and international organizations, which Sudan is enjoying a membership in it or making a relation with it. Especially in political field. According to what has been witnessed in the world from changes led to the extended roles which have been played by Regional and International organizations in the international arena at the expanse of the countries. Multilateral relations become characterized by the importance, it could be more important than the importance of bilateral relations between countries, according to this prospective, the terms of reference of the international organizations department at the ministry of foreign affairs are limited to the following: 1- Promotion and development of political cooperation with regional and international organizations.2-The department is in charge of especial several files for Sudan participation in General Assembly of the United Nations annually. And consider as the main focal point for officials units outside the ministry of foreign affairs in addition to the concerned departments inside the ministry of foreign affairs. 3- The department is in charge of coordination and determination of Sudan position about other countries nominations to fill various jobs in public and specialized regional and international organizations. It also serves the national interest and high objects for the foreign policy.4- The department is in charge of dealing with the activities of General Assembly of the United Nations, its various agencies, specialized groups of working, and some activities of economic and social council, by monitored and makes recommendations thereon. It also undertakes to follow up the reform of Security Council with adding other members until it becomes more democratic and more broadly representative. 5- The department is seeking to find various training opportunities for Sudanese experts in deferent fields during training courses which is held by various specialized international organizations in these fields. It also works to maximize the benefit of Sudan from the capabilities of organizations that are working in this field. 6-Participation in Sudan policy drawing according to the specialized regional and international organization work as International Labor Organization, Refugees Commission, International Amnesty Organization, Organization of Prohibition For Chemical Weapons, International Atomic Energy Agency, International Renewable Energy Agency, Organization for Prohibition Mines, World Intellectual Property Organization in coordination and cooperation with the ministries and national departments concerned.7- The department is in charge of following up Sudanese issues with Non-aligned movement. 8- It undertakes to monitor Sudan shares to public and specialized regional and international organizations and follow repaid these shares with concerned institutions especially the ministry of finance, according to the list of determination priorities. 9- The department is in charge of Sudanese candidatures file to fill the various jobs on the table of regional and international organizations and bringing support to it.
    • Achievements
      1-Display Sudan potions over cast issues, be heard to the world, showing the state efforts for solving all issues and clarify Sudan position toward some important issues.2- Bringing support to the Sudan position through ministerial meetings for different affiliation groups and bilateral on sideline General Assembly of the United Nations sessions.3- Consider the issue relief of the Sudan foreign debt.4- Many countries approved to support Sudanese candidatures in some posts, which Sudan candidate to it.5- Winning of Sudanese candidate for the post of general director of Arabic Language Academy.6-Winning of Sudanese candidate for the post of judge of Arab investment court.
    • History of joining Sudan to some Organizations and prominent international and regional agreements
        
      OrganizationDate of membershipDate of Signing Date of ratificationEntry into force
      United Nations12/11/1956
      International Labor Organization12/6/1956
      World Meteorological Organization3/12/1956
      World Intellectual Property Organization 1974
      International Telecommunication Union23/10/1957
      United Nations Industrial Development Organization28/6/198530/6/1981
      Universal Postal Union27/7/1956
      United Nation Education, Scientific and Cultural Organization26/11/1956
      Organization for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons24/5/199923/6/1999
      Convention Against Torture and other Cruel, Inhuman or Degrading Treatment or Punishment
      International Convention on Civil and Political Rights 18/3/1986
      International Convention on the Elimination of All Forms of Racial Discrimination21/3/1977
      International Convention on Economic, Social and Cultural Rights18/3/1986
      Convention on the Rights of the Child24/7/19903/8/1990
      Optional Protocol to the Convention on the Rights of the Child on the Involvement of Children in Armed Conflict 9/5/200226/7/2005
      Optional Protocol to the Convention on the Rights of the Child on the Sale of the Children, Child Prostitution and Child Pornography
      Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities 30/3/200724/4/2009
      Convention Relating to the Status of Refugees22/2/1974
      Protocol Relating to the Status of Refugees 23/5/1974