UNRIC Library Backgrounder: Sudan/Darfur


UN News Centre – Sudan

News Focus – Sudan & South Sudan

Sudan Pledging Conference 2023
Financial announcements, 19 June 2023:

Sudan: Seven months of conflict – Key Facts and Figures (OCHA, 15 November 2023)

Sudan – Six months of crisis and forced displacement (UNHCR, 19 October 2023)

Sudan: We cannot go home. What do we do? (9 October 2023):

Sudan: If We Fail to Act (as of September 2023):

Five things to know about the crisis in Sudan (22 September 2023):

Statement by the Trilateral Mechanism on the need to observe the ceasefire for facilitating humanitarian assistance in Sudan (18 June 2023):

Human Rights Council to Hold Special Session on Sudan on 11 May (5 May 2023): https://www.ohchr.org/en/press-releases/2023/05/human-rights-council-hold-special-session-sudan-11-may

UN pledges to ‘stand with and work for the Sudanese people’ (24 April 2023): https://news.un.org/en/story/2023/04/1135932

Civilians and humanitarian aid workers are “Not a target” (UNITAMS, 16 April 2023): https://unitams.unmissions.org/en/civilians-and-humanitarian-aid-workers-are-%E2%80%9Cnot-target%E2%80%9D


UN Entities 


Security Council Meetings on Sudan


Human Rights Council


Peace Agreements & selected UN Documents


Selected Statements, Speeches and Op-eds by UN Officials


Further Information


Non-UN Sources


17 November 2023
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