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on 2012/11/25 11:10:00

Open in new windowThe Foreign Ministry has begun implementation of a plan for enhancement of the performance, capacity building and qualification of the cadres working at the ministry. This was announced by the Undersecretary of the ministry Ambassador Rahamtalla Mohamed Osman in a press statement. He said that adoption of the plan is aimed to coping with the change and developments at the local and international levels. Ambassador Rahamtalla said that a regulation will be issued in the coming days to enhance the diplomatic work abroad.
He added that the Ministry of Foreign Affairs has delivered its plan for the year 2013 to the Sovereign Sector at Council of Ministers, indicating that the plan includes expanding the diplomatic representation in Africa.

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on 2012/11/25 10:55:14

Open in new window The Governor of Khartoum State Abdul Rahman Al-Khider has affirmed that his state has allocated 176million pounds for the development and rehabilitation of the health services in 2012 budget. Mr. Al-Khider addressing the Conference on Primary Health which was held at Coral Hotel, in the presence of the Minister of Health of Khartoum State, Prof. Mamoun Homeida, said the state will implement the Health District Project to link hospitals to the health centers, indicating that his state has witnessed establishment of new 76 health center, three hospitals besides the rehabilitation of the existing health centers to extend health services for the citizens in accordance with the standards of the World Health Organization (WHO) .
Meanwhile, Prof. Homeida affirmed his ministry's concern to develop the concept of primary health care, indicating to the partnerships with a number of universities to implement the District health Project by training the health cadres.

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on 2012/11/24 10:50:02

Open in new windowThe higher preparatory committee for the 8th session of the Union of Assemblies of the Member States of the Organization of Islamic Cooperation; which will be hosted by Sud an during January 17 -22 next year, discussed preparations for hosting the conference. The meeting, which was chaired by the Speaker of the National Legislature Ahmed Ibrahim Attahir, was brief by the Chairman of the preparatory committee on convocation of the conference and the strategic and positive goals that Sudan could gain from hosting the Conference.
Mr. Attahir said the conference would last for six days during which important issues of concern to the Islamic World would be discussed.

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on 2012/11/24 10:47:36

Open in new windowThe Minister of Finance and National Economy Ali Mahmud has announced the completion of the arrangements for holding the Economic Forum which is organized by the ministry at the Friendship Hall during Nov.26-27 with wide participation of the concerned circles and experts. The minister said in a press conference he held at the Cabinet's Secretariat General that the forum was initiated to promote the economic and financial performance via reviewing three specialized work papers including all sides of the Sudanese economy to be presented by concerned Sudanese and foreign experts.
Mr. Mahmud described the situation of economic stability in the country as satisfactory following the economic austerity measures taken by the government last June but he said Sudan was also affected by the economic circumstances, global economic crisis and losing of 70% of oil revenues after secession of the South Sudan. The minister said his ministry took package of economic measures including the increase of wheat, sugar, edible oil, gum Arabic production as well as implementation of the social support for the poor to realize economic stability in the country.

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on 2012/11/24 10:45:36

Open in new windowThe Special Rapporteur for the Rights of Internally Displaced Persons (IDPs) Chaloca Beyani has appreciated the efforts of Sudan government in putting an end to the causes of displacement. At a press conference he held at the week end at the UN office in Khartoum, Beyani said that the Doha Document for Peace in Darfur will contribute to realization of peace and stability and ending the displacement in Darfur. He called on the people of interest and the displaced persons to avail themselves the opportunity to boost the peace and stability in Darfur, pointing to the importance of signing the agreements pertinent to conveying humanitarian aid to the affected people. Beyani urged the government adopt comprehensive method for achieving sustainable solutions conducive to easing the voluntary return, completing local integration and resettlement. He said that he met during his visit, November 14 - 22, the displaced people in Darfur who expressed their needs for services, security and earning means of living.
The Special Rapporteur on the Human Rights of Internally Displaced Persons, meanwhile, called for endorsement of the African Union Agreement for Protection and Help for the Displaced Persons for dealing with the issues of displacement and climate that could lead to natural disasters like drought and floods. Beyani has appealed to the international community to prop up the humanitarian, development and peace building as well as finding durable solutions for the internal displacement in Sudan. He called on Sudan government to continue its efforts to help delivery of humanitarian assistance to government-held areas in South Kordofan and the Blue Nile states, in compliance with the memos of understanding the government held in the year 2012.

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