Upon the request of the community residing in Umdam village, North Darfur, located some 60 kilometres from the state capital, El Fasher, UNAMID’s Ordnance Disposal Office (ODO) carried out an Explosive Remnants of War (ERW) clearance in the area.
From 13 to 14 March 2017, UNAMID’s Civil Affairs Section, in collaboration with the UN Development Programme (UNDP), Oxfam America, local authorities and native Administrations, jointly organized a two- day peace conference in El Sereif Locality to create a platform to discuss intercommunal confl
On 07 March 2017, UNAMID Rule of Law Section organized the National Prisons Development Committee (NPDC) Meeting and Validation workshop in El Fasher, North Darfur, aimed at improving management and operations in local prisons, ensuring compliance with international standards and best practices i
UNAMID's Gender Advisory Unit in Nyala, South Darfur, recently concluded a two-month capacity-building programme for women on making fuel-efficient stoves in Kateela locality. More than 1,000 women benefited from the training, which is part of the Mission’s Quick Impact Projects (QIPs) programme.
KHARTOUM – Sensitizing senior Sudanese prison and police officials about the minimum UN Standards of Operation involved in managing prisons, also known as The Mandela Rule, was the aim of a recent workshop held in Khartoum.
On 21 February 2017, UNAMID’s Child Protection Unit (CPU), launched a campaign to raise awareness on the need to end the recruitment and use of child soldiers by armed forces and groups in Mournei camp for the displaced, West Darfur.