2013 Press Releases
165,000 reasons why we cannot give up now
21 November 2013 -
For over two years 165,000 children in conflict zones of Blue Nile and South Kordofan in south eastern Sudan have been under fire; with little food and clean water, few schools and some have been forced to dig out small shelters.
UNICEF Representative meets children and women displaced in South and East Darfur
20 June 2013 - Mr. Geert Cappelaere, the UNICEF Representative in Sudan, travelled to East and South Darfur on a two day visit and met with government officials, humanitarian community, UNAMID, religious, community leaders, vulnerable children and women.
On World Water Day, UNICEF calls for Cooperation to achieve sustainable water and sanitation services
March 22 - International World Water Day is held annually today as a means of focusing attention on the importance of safe water and advocating for the sustainable management of safe water resources.
Sudan Accelerates Action to Abandon Female Genital Mutilation/Cutting (FGM/C)
6 February 2013 – Today marks the International Day of Zero Tolerance to Female Genital Mutilation and Cutting (FGM/C) - observed each year to raise awareness about this practice.
Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA) Contributes 684,006U.S. Dollars to Village Midwives In-Service Training in Sudan
30 January 2013 – In January 2013 JICA agreed to contribute additional 684,006 U.S. Dollars to strengthen partnership with UNICEF to continue with the implementation of the Village Midwives In-Service Training in Sudan Programme.