Thursday 22 January 2015
January 21, 2015 (ADDIS ABABA) – A new report released by the World Bank said Ethiopia had registered remarkable progress in eradicating poverty during the past decade.
Considered one of Africa’s poorest nations, (...)
Thursday 4 September 2014
September 3, 2014 (KHARTOUM) – Sudan’s first vice-president, Bakri Hassan Saleh, has urged the International Monetary Fund (IMF), World Bank (WB) and other international institutions to intervene to find a solution to Sudan’s debt (...)
Friday 8 March 2013
March 7, 2013 (KHARTOUM) – The Sudanese finance and national economy ministry today reiterated that it is eligible for debt relief under the Heavily Indebted Poor Countries (HIPC) Initiative.
The Undersecretary of the ministry Yusuf (...)
Monday 21 October 2013
October 20, 2013 (KHARTOUM) - The International Monetary Fund (IMF) and the World Bank (WB) urged the Sudanese government to continue down the path of economic reforms and press with its outreach to creditors in its quest for debt (...)
Friday 19 November 2010
By Julius N. Uma
November 18, 2010 (JUBA) - Plans by the Government of Southern Sudan to ensure food security through increased agricultural productivity appears to be on course, according to a team of experts working in partnership (...)
Thursday 17 May 2012
May 16, 2012 (NAIROBI) – South Sudan, has joined the membership of the African Trade Insurance (ATI) agency which insures investment and political risks in the continent. South Sudan delegation at the ATI conference in Nairobi (ST) (...)
Saturday 2 March 2013
March 1, 2013 (WASHINGTON) – The World Bank Board of Directors, in partnership with the International Finance Cooperation (IFC) have endorsed a new Interim Strategy Note (ISN) for South Sudan.
The ISN, the World Bank said in (...)
Thursday 1 May 2014
April 30, 2014 (KHARTOUM) – The World Bank’s (WB) country director for Somalia, Sudan and South Sudan, Bella Bird, said that half of Sudan’s population is living below the poverty line and noted that the percentage of poor people in the (...)
Friday 19 July 2013
July 18, 2013, (KHARTOUM) - The World Bank has agreed to provide technical assistance to Sudan in order to enable it to prepare a comprehensive document on combating poverty, officials here said today.
The offer came during a meeting (...)
Tuesday 27 September 2005
Sept 26, 2005 (WASHINGTON) — The World Bank’s policymaking committee on Sunday approved a plan to accord multilateral debt cancellation to some of the world’s poorest countries, committee chairman and South African finance minister (...)
What is wrong with the IGAD peace process?2015-03-29 22:39:56
By Alfred Ladu Gore
1. The Effects of Flawed Methodological Approach on the Fundamental Issues Arising from the Crisis Situation in South Sudan
In the methodological context of this paper, it (...)