Can a peaceful political process in Sudan be revitalized through the AUHIP? Challenges and Opportunities

Sudan Democracy First Group Can a peaceful political process in Sudan be revitalized through the AUHIP? Challenges and Opportunities 17 February 2017 The African Union High Implementation Panel (AUHIP) headed by the South African President Thabu Mbeki, reinstated its efforts in dealing with Sudan’s multiple crises following a six-month gap…

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Militias of Bashir’s Regime and the Proxy War (1). War in the Blue Nile: Militias in the hunt of refugees and displaced population

Militias of Bashir’s Regime and the Proxy War (1) War in the Blue Nile: Militias in the hunt of refugees and displaced population   Introduction Throughout its rule, the National Congress Party (NCP) established an infamous reputation of relying heavily on militias outside of the Sudan Armed Forces (SAF), in…

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The convening of the Sudanese Civil Society Initiative (CSI) General Assembly is a step in the right direction

The convening of the Sudanese Civil Society Initiative (CSI) General Assembly is a step in the right direction Date: 14 January 2016 Sudan Democracy First Group (SDFG) congratulates the Sudanese Civil Society Initiative (CSI) on convening its first General Assembly and the election of its new Executive Committee on 3…

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Statement from Sudan Democracy First Group: Nirtiti massacre in Central Darfur exposes the criminal nature of Bashir’s regime

Statement from Sudan Democracy First Group: Nirtiti massacre in Central Darfur exposes the criminal nature of Bashir’s regime  2 January 2017 On the first day of 2016, and only one day after President Bashir’s announcement of a one-month cease fire in the three conflict zones, the Sudanese Army and its…

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Land Use, Ownership and Allocation in Sudan: The Challenge of Corruption and Lack of Transparency

Release Announcement Land Use, Ownership and Allocation in Sudan: The Challenge of Corruption and Lack of Transparency 7th October 2016 The Sudan Democracy First Group (SDFG),  is pleased to announce the release of its report on the challenges of corruption and lack of transparency in  land use,  ownership and allocation…

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