Tuesday 17 September 2013 September 16, 2013 (KHARTOUM) – A new video was posted on YouTube showing a Sudanese police officer flogging an unidentified woman in public, marking the second recording of its kind the last two years. Still photo taken from the (...)
Wednesday 27 November 2013 November 26, 2013 (JUBA) - South Sudan is set to launch the first ever nation-wide prevention of Sexual Exploitation and Abuse (SEA) campaign.
Speaking ahead of the official launch today, officials behind the campaign said it will be (...)
Monday 11 November 2013 November 10, 2013 (KHARTOUM)– UN independent experts have urged Sudan to end flogging punishments for women accused of so called moral crimes, stressing that the practice amounts to cruel, inhuman and degrading treatment that goes (...)
Monday 2 December 2013 December 1, 2013 (BOR) - As part of 16 days of activism against gender based violence, Jonglei state authorities called for an end to rape and the harassment of vulnerable women in the state. Gabriel Gai Riam, Jonglei state’s minister (...)
Thursday 28 November 2013 November 26, 2013 (BOR) - The United Nations in South Sudan’s Jonglei state have called for an end to gender based violence during an event to launch 16 days of activism against violence against women and children. Women marching in Bor (...)
Sunday 1 September 2013 Strategic Initiative on Women in the Horn of Africa-(SIHA) Sudanese Woman Activist Faces Trial; Is it about a Scarf or the Assumed Ideology that Forces Sudanese Women to DisappearPublic Statement
30th August 2013
On August 27th 2013 (...)
Wednesday 25 July 2012 July 24, 2012 (KHARTOUM) - Earlier this month a Sudanese woman was found guilty of adultery and sentenced to death by stoning by a court in the capital Khartoum, a regional women’s rights group said Monday.
SIHA Network reported that (...)
Sunday 14 July 2013 July 13, 2013 (RUMBEK) - A 19-year-old student from Cueibet county in South Sudan’s Lakes state was on Friday beaten to death by a group of men who accused his relative of impregnating a young girl, local officials said.
Deng Guet (...)
Monday 29 April 2013 By Kate McIntosh
April 28, 2013 (KHARTOUM) - Eritrean women fleeing their country’s oppressive regime are increasingly finding themselves the repeat victim of abuse, exploitation and violence once outside their homeland, a new report (...)
Monday 25 November 2013 By Tesfa-Alem Tekle
November 24, 2013 (ADDIS ABABA) – An East African women’s rights group has called on Somali authorities to immediately release a jailed rape victim and a journalist who covered her story.
Mohammed Bashir, who works (...)
Who is SPLM and who is not?2013-12-12 05:40:29 By James Okuk
December 12, 2013 - We are not leading this country; instead we have been managing crises. My Husband is dead and I am not enjoying now. But Salva Kiir does not call me to ask why (...)
President Bashir: a historian at large2013-12-08 04:09:55 By Magdi El Gizouli
A confident President Bashir addressed a jovial crowd on Saturday in Garri, just north of Khartoum to celebrate what state media described as the 500th anniversary of Sudan’s (...)
Journeying together for reconciliation2013-12-11 10:36:06 PRESS RELEASE
Holy Trinity Peace Village, Kuron, Eastern Equatoria State, South Sudan
December 06, 2013
The Committee for National Healing, Peace and Reconciliation held a retreat and workshop (...)
Sudan: Dozens Held Without Charge2013-12-03 05:05:33 African Commission Should Investigate Alleged Torture and Ill-Treatment
(Nairobi, November 28, 2013) – Sudan is still detaining dozens of people without charge in connection with September 2013 (...)
Wulu county MPs condemn governor’s defamatory speech2013-11-30 06:31:51 PRESS RELEASE
Wulu County Members of Parliament Condemn the Caretaker Governor’s Defamatory Speech
On Monday the 25th of November, 2013, the caretaker Governor of Lakes state Gen. Matur Chut (...)