News from Sudan
The Ministry of Youth and Sports in Sudan has dissolved eight sports federations on the grounds that they existed solely in paper and had no physical presence or headquarters.
Progress and gains for women's rights and non-discrimination with the first ever football matched to be refereed fully by women
Sudan was amongst the states that sponsored the General Assembly Resolution on Promoting a Culture of Peace and Tolerance to Safeguard Religious Sites.
On the recommendation of the Minister of Justice, Prime Minister Dr. Abdullah Hamduk issued a decision establishing the National Human Rights Mechanism, pursuant to the provisions of the constitutional document for the transitional period of 2019.
The government continues its use of the Sudan Voluntary and Humanitarian Works Act of 2006 to close and confiscate the assets of civil society organizations.