Friday 21 July 2006 20 July 2006 (KHARTOUM) — Aiming to help war-ravaged Sudan to restore its natural habitat, the United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP) is holding a two-day workshop in the country to allow key players to exchange ideas and chart a (...)
Wednesday 1 November 2006 Oct 31, 2006 (NAIROBI) — The United Nations Environment Program (UNEP) chief on Tuesday praised southern Sudan’s conservation efforts, which aim at preserving one of Africa’s mostimportant wetlands.
UNEP Executive Director Achim Steiner (...)
Saturday 2 September 2006 Sept 1, 2006 (KHARTOUM) — Heavy flooding in Sudan has left around 30,000 households facing the spectre of malaria, diarrhoea and other potentially deadly diseases, according to a warning from the United Nations’ aid office. A boy (...)
Thursday 7 August 2008 August 6, 2008 (KHARTOUM) — Sudan announced on Wednesday a Khartoum police swoop busting an illicit ivory trading ring, seizing more than 470 pieces and arresting an unspecified number of suspects.
The network used a commercial (...)
Thursday 26 April 2007 25 April, 2007 (KHARTOUM) — Sudanese lawmakers called for the support of water projects in the country. They requested that government should fund irrigation and electricity projects.
Members of the Sudanese Parliament on Wednesday (...)
Sunday 21 August 2005 Aug 21, 2005 (Washington) — One hundred thousand images, 70,000 miles and 21 countries later, conservationist J. Michael Fay thinks Bono, Live 8 and the G-8 have been misguided.
Fay, a biologist and member of the Wildlife Conservation (...)
Wednesday 26 August 2009 By Tesfa-alem Tekle
August 25, 2009 (ADDIS ABABA) — Ministers drawn from 10 Africa countries have gathered in the Ethiopia capital, Addis Ababa, to agree on a common platform on the concerns of climate change, ahead of an important UN (...)
Sunday 23 August 2009 August 22, 2009 (JUBA) — South Sudan authorities and a US nongovernmental organization for the first time finalized an operation to track the migration of wild animals in order to develop protected areas and eco-tourism. WCS and (...)
Thursday 24 August 2006 Aug 23, 2006 (KHARTOUM) — Floods and heavy rain have killed at least 27 people and damaged about 10,000 homes in Sudan, the Interior Ministry and other sources said on Wednesday. A boy gestures toward his flooded home Sunday Aug. 20, (...)
Friday 16 November 2007 November 15, 2007 (NAIROBI) — The UN Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) has warned that a dangerous infestation of locusts could emerge along the Red Sea in November and December following an outbreak of the insects in northern (...)
On Abyei enough is enough2013-06-18 05:01:47 By Deng Vanang
June 17, 2013 - No one whether locally or internationally can still argue there is more hope to resolve Abyei stalemate peacefully. It has been everybody’s wish that dialogue could (...)