Friday 5 September 2014
September 4, 2014 (JUBA) – The Dutch government announced Thursday that it had cut aid to South Sudan, citing gross human rights violations in the country, as well as the lack of commitment by its leaders to end the ongoing conflict. (...)
Friday 23 November 2012
November 22, 2012 (KHARTOUM) - The fourth European Film Festival in Sudan was launched in Khartoum on Tuesday by Sudan’s Minister of Culture and Information, Ahmed Bilal Osman at the offices of the European Union Delegation.
Thursday 5 December 2013
December 4, 2013 (WASHINGTON) - The Dutch government has included a proposal in its 2014 budget to cancel €150 million of Sudan’s debt, contingent upon the country fulfilling certain conditions, an official in the Hague told the (...)
Tuesday 3 August 2004
AMSTERDAM, Aug 3 (Reuters) - The Netherlands said on Tuesday it would fund a mission to fly 360 African Union troops to Sudan’s Darfur region this month to protect observers monitoring a ceasefire between rebels and the Khartoum (...)
Tuesday 27 January 2004
By Sudanese radio
KHARTOUM, Jan 27, 2004 — Dutch ministers of defence [Kamp Henk] and development cooperation [Agnes van Ardenne] are expected to arrive in Khartoum this evening on a three-day visit to the country.
The minister of (...)
Wednesday 12 November 2003
KHARTOUM, Nov 12 (AFP) — The Netherlands has offered Sudan 3.5 million euros (four million dollars) in aid for the first six months after Khartoum and the rebel forces sign a final peace agreement, a newspaper reported Wednesday. (...)
Saturday 6 September 2014
September 5, 2014 (JUBA) – South Sudan has downplayed a decision by Netherlands to cut direct financial assistance, describing the move as unfair given the government’s commitment to peace talks with armed rebels led by former (...)
Thursday 18 October 2012
October 17, 2012 (KHARTOUM) – European Union (EU) ambassadors have expressed concerns over restrictions imposed by Sudanese security services on the movement of international experts and representatives who visit the country’s western (...)
Thursday 29 January 2004
KHARTOUM, Jan 29, 2004 (Sudan Tribune) — The first vice-president, Ali Uthman Muhammad Taha, met in his yesterday with the Dutch ministers of international cooperation and defence and the accompanying delegation.
The meeting reviewed (...)
Saturday 21 August 2004
THE HAGUE, Aug 20 (AFP) — Dutch Foreign Minister Bernard Bot whose country currently presides the European Union will discuss the disarmament of Arab militias in Darfur with the Sudanese government during a trip to the country September (...)
Appointment of Dr. Riek as FVP is welcome but...?2016-02-13 13:18:16
By James Okuk
“Geography has made us neighbors. History has made us friends. Economics has made us partners, and necessity has made us allies.” – President J.F. Kennedy.
On Thursday February 11, (...)
Africa: Strengthen steps to end child marriage2015-12-14 08:04:41
December 10, 2015
African governments should coordinate action to improve laws, education, health care, and public awareness to end the scourge of child marriage, Human Rights Watch said today (...)
Professor Akolda, it is too early for you to go2015-12-06 06:36:15
I learnt from social media of the untimely departure of Professor Akolda Maan Tier on the 30th Nov 2015, whom I knew and admired, as one of the great, committed sons of both Sudans, who dedicated (...)