News from Sudan
The government of North Kordofan state imposed a curfew in (4) neighborhoods in the city of El Obeid, the state capital, after violent incidents that killed (4) people.
The government of Central Darfur state has declared a state of emergency and a curfew in the state and imposed a curfew from 6PM to 6 AM daily.
The Commissioner of the Humanitarian Aid Commission (HAC) issued a decree establishing a preliminary committee for the Sudanese Council of Voluntary Organizations (SCOVA).
Overall civic space remained "Repressed" and unchanged in Q2 2021 compared to Q1 of 2021.
The Office of the United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights (OHCHR) in Sudan in collaboration with the Ministry of Justice's National Mechanism for Human Rights (Sudan's newly established National Mechanism for Implementation, Reporting and Follow Up to international and regional human rights mechanisms) has today convened a consultation meeting with civil society organizations on the Sudan National Report for the Universal Periodic Review (UPR).