News from Sudan
A new set of regulations severely restricting civil society organizations registered under the Sudan Voluntary and Humanitarian Works Act of 2006 surfaced unannounced on social media in late February 2021 and bearing the approval of the outgoing Minister of Labor and Social Development – Lena Al Shiekh.
Kassala State Police have used tear gas to forcibly dispersed a peaceful protest that was staged by Persons with Special Needs and Teachers in the state.
Widespread rioting and insecurity have prompted the Governors of South and North Darfur to declare a state of emergency and impose curfews in their states their states
Governor of North Darfur State declares a state of emergency throughout the state and imposes a curfew from 0600 to 1800.
Sponsored by the European Union and the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP), the workshop was convened at the Academy for Strategic and Security Studies in Khartoum and was to contribute to the governments efforts in raising awareness/knowledge and developing strategies and programmes to combat money laundering and terrorism financing.