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 Photo story - Sports in Darfur
Fakhraidin Mohamad Adam, 14 years, originally from Shangil Tobaya, North Darfur, has been living for more than 10 years in Abu Shouk camp for Internally Displaced People (IDP), in North Darfur.Photo by Albert Gonzalez Farran, UNAMID
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UNAMID’s Community-based Labour-Intensive Projects win UN 21 Award
29 October 2014 – The African Union-United Nations Mission in Darfur (UNAMID)’s Community-based Labour-Intensive Projects (CLIPs) have won a UN 21 Award under the category of "Outstanding Vision." CLIPs programme, which is aimed at community stabilization and violence reduction in Darfur, is implemented by UNAMID Disarmament Demobilization and Reintegration section since 2011.
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UNAMID celebrates UN Day
El Fasher, 22 October 2014– The African Union - United Nations Mission in Darfur (UNAMID), UN agencies, Sudan government officials and hundreds of the people of Darfur gathered at Al Zubier Stadium in El Fasher, North Darfur, to celebrate the United Nations Day.
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UNAMID mourns fallen colleagues
On 19 October UNAMID paid its last respects to the three Ethiopian peacekeepers who lost their lives in an attack by an unidentified group near Korma, North Darfur, on 16 October. 
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"UNAMID’s successes often overlooked" – Interview with Outgoing JSR Mohamed Ibn Chambas
The outgoing Head of the African Union-United Nations Mission in Darfur (UNAMID), Mohamed Ibn Chambas, speaks in an interview about UNAMID’s significant achievements in the implementation of the Mission’s core mandate: the protection of the civilians in Darfur.
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Providing education for Central Darfur’s deaf community
Anour Mohammed Anour, a 55-year-old, is one of the oldest students enrolled at the Centre for the Deaf in Zalingei, Central Darfur. The centre is the only facility of its kind providing formal education for deaf students in the area. The students are taught how to write and use sign language in an enabling learning atmosphere. They come from nearby camps for internally displaced persons as well as from Zalingei town and surrounding villages. The centre first began its activities with only seven students and over the time that number has risen to more than 60 students.
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 Daily Activities
South Darfur Women Discuss Implementation of UN Security Council Resolution 1325
Women’s participation in political process and governance, women’s protection, prevention of gender-based violence against women and girls and support of women during relief and recovery phases, were among issues discussed during the day-long open consultative women’s forum in Kass locality, South Darfur. The event, organized by UNAMID’s Gender Advisory Section (GAU), was held as part of the open day session on UN Security Council Resolution 1325 on Women, Peace and Security.
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Campaign for peaceful harvest concludes in West Darfur
On 16 October 2014, UNAMID Civil Affairs Section concluded a peace campaign aimed at addressing potential conflicts between farmers and pastoralists at the Aish Barra Administrative Unit in El Geneina, West Darfur.
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UNAMID Police refurbish healthcare centre in North Darfur locality
On 8 October 2014, as part of efforts to support local communities in the region, UNAMID Police Women’s Network completed the renovation of a maternity ward at Um Kadada Rural Hospital in North Darfur.
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Hawa Musa explains to the students the importance of handwashing with soap in Abu Shouk camp for internally displaced persons (IDP) in North Darfur. Global Handwashing Day. Photo by Hamid Abdulsalam ,UNAMID.