New Sudan Sovereign Council Woman Vows to Uphold Rights of All

One of two women appointed to Sudan’s newly created Sovereign Council on Wednesday said she will uphold the rights of all Sudanese people.

Raja Nichola Abdulmessih, the only Christian on the 11-member council, said all Sudanese deserve to have their …

Giraffes Move Closer to Endangered Species Protection

Nations around the world moved Thursday to protect giraffes as an endangered species for the first time, drawing praise from conservationists and scowls from some sub-Saharan African nations.

Thursday’s vote by a key committee at the World Wildlife Conference known …

New Standoff Expected With Italy Over Vessel With Hundreds of Migrants

In what risks becoming the latest migrant standoff with Italy, the Norwegian-flagged Ocean Viking, carrying 356 migrants, including more than 100 minors, mainly from Sudan, has been stranded at sea awaiting port access for nearly two weeks.

After 13 days …

New Standoff Expected With Italy Over Vessel With Hundreds of Migrants

In what risks becoming the latest migrant standoff with Italy, the Norwegian-flagged Ocean Viking, carrying 356 migrants, including more than 100 minors, mainly from Sudan, has been stranded at sea awaiting port access for nearly two weeks.

After 13 days …

Security Council Press Statement on Sudan

The following Security Council press statement was issued today by Council President Joanna Wronecka (Poland):

The Security Council welcomed the agreement signed on 17 August 2019 between the Forces for Freedom and Change and the Transitional Military Council in Sudan …

HRH the Crown Prince receives newly-appointed CEO of Standard Chartered Bank Bahrain

Manama: His Royal Highness Prince Salman bin Hamad Al-Khalifa, Crown Prince, Deputy Supreme Commander and First Deputy Prime Minister, today received the newly appointed Chief Executive Officer of Standard Chartered Bank (SCB) Bahrain, Abdulla Abdulrazaq Bukhowa, the SCB’s Senior Business …

Weekly Ebola Virus Disease (EVD) Preparedness Update Update 33: (12 – 18 August 2019)

WEEKLY OVERVIEW

IOM SOUTH SUDAN

WEEKLY EBOLA VIRUS DISEASE PREPAREDNESS UPDATE

WASH

Refresher training with integration of PSEA key messages was conducted for a total of 22 hygiene and health promoters in Yei town and 11 in Pure PoE in …