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Africa by Eldis, Institute for Development Studies
Links to resources on the region, sorted by country. Eldis is an Internet gateway, produced by the British Library for Development Studies, funded by Danida.

Africa South of the Sahara - Sudan
Links to resources on the region, sorted by country and subjects. Prepared by Karen Fung for the Electronic Technology Group, African Studies Association, USA. At Stanford University.

African Studies WWW - Sudan
Links to resources on Africa, sorted by country and subjects. By the African Studies Center at the University of Pennsylvania, Prof. Sandra T. Barnes.

African Lives (Sudan) - by the Washington Post
Life of the Dinka tribe, with a photo gallery.

Africaserver (Netherlands)
Dutch gateway to Africa. Resources sorted by subjects and country.

Africa (AdmiNet) - Sudan
Links to other resources by country. By AdmiNet

African Studies Internet Resources - Sudan
Links to resources on Africa, sorted by country and region. Research-oriented. At Columbia University.

Arab Countries WWW sites
Links to resources on Arab countries, and introductions to islam and Arab poetry. By Saud Alhajeri .

Centre d'Information Arabe Scandinave
A company that tries to give people interested in information on North Africa and the Middle East the most comprehensive websites, covering every possible subject. CiAS is neutral in all political and religious questions.

Encyclopaedia of the Orient
Hundreds of entry words covering all kinds of subjects for 22 countries in North Africa and the Middle East. It has been equipped with a search engine, discussion forum, and daily updates. It has numerous photos, sound and music clips, maps, graphics, and animations. By Centre d'Information Arabe Scandinave

Greater Horn Information Exchange (GHIE)
Sudan page on GHIE, wich is catalyzing the sharing of site reports, fact sheets, activity summaries, data sets, scientific papers and analyses. By US Agency for International Development (USAID).

Middle East Network Information Center - Sudan
Links to different resources on Middle East countries.

Republic of Sudan
Country information, pictures, sounds, places of interst and links to other resources. By Tarig Monawar.

Sudan by Ed Haynes
Links to different resources on Sudan.

Sudan Foundation
London based NGO, with the aim to further good relations between the British and Sudanese peoples, and to provide comprehensive information about the political, economic, social and religious situation in Sudan.

Sudan Home Page
Background information on Sudan, review of current events and developments, news, resource guides and links to other relevant sources of information. By Yasin Miheisi, London.

A comprehensive Sudan website with information on The republic of the Sudan, its people, history, culture, geography, politics, news, and links to resources on the Internet relating to Sudan.

Sudan's WWW sites
Links to different resources on Sudan by Saud Alhajeri .

Suuq - "the web site you make"
Here, ads can be put up, for periods of up to 12 months, free for individuals and organisations as long as it deals with North Africa and the Middle East.

US Department of the Army / Library of Congress: African Country Studies - Sudan
A continuing series of books prepared by the Federal Research Division of the Library of Congress under the Country Studies/Area Handbook Program sponsored by the Department of the Army. This online series presently contains studies of 85 countries.

World Bank: Countries and Regions
Studies and findings from the World Bank group on Africa. No Sudan page yet.

World Factbook- Central Intelligence Agency, USA
Basic facts on all countries, maps and flags. Prepared by the Central Intelligence Agency for the use of US Government officials




An online course in Arabic. It is the place to pick up full knowledge of the language. From your online computer you will have lessons with sound, your own private teacher, homework, sessions with other students, and finally a diploma. All lessons are the the product of a co-operation between an Arab native and a non-Arab who have managed to learn the language.

Ethnologue Database
The Ethnologue is a catalogue of more than 6,700 languages spoken in 228 countries. The Ethnologue Name Index lists over 39,000 language names, dialect names, and alternate names. The Ethnologue Language Family Index organizes languages according to language families.

Sudan Cookbook - on
Customs and recipes from Sudan.

Sudan ­ Music
On Afro-Caribbean Musics, devoted to the promotion of the Afro-Caribbean culture by the mean of it's music

Sudan Archeology Society in Berlin


Development & Emergency Assistance

International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies

Norwegian People's Aid - Sudan page
Background, reports, and a gallery.

ReliefWeb is a project of the United Nations Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs (OCHA). Here you will find updates on all emergency areas.

Sudanese Development Initiative (abroad)
SUDIA is a private, non-profit development organisation. Founded in Cairo in 1995,



Common Market for Eastern and Southern Africa (COMESA)
An organisation of free independent sovereign states which have agreed to co-operate in developing their natural and human resources for the good of all their people'. With its 21 member states (including Sudan) and population of 385 million it forms a major integrated trading block.

MBendi's economic profile
By Mbendi Information Service. Information on the business opportunities and challenges in the countries of Africa, the companies and organisations active in various industry sectors (Oil, Gas, Chemicals, Mining etc.), the leading business and government personalities, a directory of products and services, the larger development projects currently underway in Africa, and information on the African Stock Exchanges.



University of Karthoum
Basic facts about the university, web pages of the university's graduate divisions and a guide to the University library.

Sudan Higher Education Resources
Contact information.



Disability for Africa
A booklet produced by BBC World Service Education to accompany a series of radio broadcasts about disability in Africa. Also in Swahili.

HealthNet Africa - Sudan  - health information network. Covers many African countries.

Travelers' Health Advisories, 1996-1997 - Central Africa
Centers for Disease Control & Prevention, Atlanta, USA.

UPENN African Studies - Health Sector
Links to health related information including health profiles of many African countries.


Human Rights

Amnesty International - Sudan

US State Department - Human Rights Reports on Africa - Sudan
1993 | 1994 | 1995 | 1996 | 1997

African Human Rights Resource Center
A joint project of the Makerere University Human Rights and Peace Center and the University of Minnesota Human Rights Center

Queer Resources Directory
Human Rights and homosexuality in African countries

Human Rights Watch - Africa



@frica News Update
Daily news digest by the NCA. See also our index on news sources.

AP-Stories on Sudan
Associated Press
stories on Sudan, by The Washington Post.

AFP-Stories on Sudan (in English)
Agence France-Press (AFP) stories on Sudan. Requires payment.

Africa News Server - Sudan
African News Service reports on Sudan, by PanAfrican News Agency.

The Arabic Newsstand 
A collection of online Arabic newspapers and RealAudio sources from many countries.

BBC World News Africa

Cable News Network CNN
Africa page on CNN.

The East African
A selection of articles from the latest issue of this Kenyan newspaper.

OneWorld News Service - Sudan Page
News from organisations and bureaus participating in the One World project.

Reuter-Stories on Sudan
Reuters stories on Sudan, by Yahoo.

Sudan News Agency
Updated daily.

Sudan News & Views
An independent electronic Newsletter working to advocate peace, human rights and humanitarian aid for the Sudan. Not updated since October 1997.

Washington Post Stories on Sudan
Recent WP stories.





African Governments on the WWW - Sudan
By Gunnar Anzinger

African political resources - Sudan
Listings of political sites sorted by country, with links to parties, organisations, governments, media.

Elections and parliaments around the world - Sudan
Election facts by Wilfred Derksen.

Embassy of the Sudan in Bonn, Germany

Embassy of the Sudan in Vienna, Austria




Unions & Movements

Note: All political parties were banned since July 1989.

Democratic Unionist Party

Sudan Alliance Forces

Sudan People's Liberation Movement (SPLM)

Sudanese National Democratic Alliance

The Free South
".. dedicated to the children, women and men of the South Sudan who died or were killed before achieving their dream of a free South."

Umma Party


Tourism & Travel

An online course in Arabic. It is the place to pick up full knowledge of the language. From your online computer you will have lessons with sound, your own private teacher, homework, sessions with other students, and finally a diploma. All lessons are the the product of a co-operation between an Arab native and a non-Arab who have managed to learn the language.

City.Net Africa - Sudan
Links to other resources by country.

INFOHUB Sudan Page
INFOHUBs travel-related information on Sudan.

International Bicycle Fund
Biking in Sudan.

Kilimanjaro Adventure Travel
Includes pictures, and travel infomation to various parts of Africa

Mifta Shamali - Sudan
By CiAS- Centre d'Information Arabe Scandinave. "The Sudan is one of the most difficult countries in Africa to travel in. And yet one of the most rewarding."

Lonely Planet - Sudan
Travel experiences and reccomendations.

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