Official Name: Rebpublic of Sudan
Independence Day: 1 January 1956
Currency: Sudanese pound (SDG, SDD)
- 1,338 women benefited from one project implemented in Sudan. The regional project Equality Now advocated on the ratification of the Protocol on the Rights of Women in Africa and addressed human rights abuses suffered by adolescent girls.
- In 2015, the inaugural IGAD Member States NMRA’s meeting was held in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia. Sudan successfully participated and signed the Call for Action to implement a regional Medicines Regulatory Harmonization (MRH) programme.
- Sudan is receiving support (USD 7.73M) from Sahel and West Africa Program (SAWAP) to promote sustainable livelihoods and landscapes in Sudan by adopting sustainable land and water management practices through the Sudan Sustainable Natural Resources Management Project (SSNRMP).
- Sudan is one of ten countries to have been selected as the first-wave cohort that will implement the Initiative for Food and Nutrition Security in Africa (IFNA).