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Sudan was the largest country in Africa and Arab world until 2011, when South Sudan separated into an independent country, following an independence referendum. Sudan is now the third largest country in Africa. Sudan has also experienced a long civil war, and faces serious problems of deficient basic living infrastructures and social reintegration of those affected by the conflict.

Additionally, Sudan has a low Human Development Index and support for basic human needs (BHNs) is needed. Regarding Sudan's extreme dependence on petroleum income in spite of the decrease in its production due to independence of South Sudan, there are urgent needs for diversification of industrial structure as well as improvement of agricultural productivity.

Therefore, JICA's support to Sudan is primarily focused on:

1. Consolidation of Peace
2. Assistance for Basic Human Needs (BHNs)
3. Diversification of Industry

Office Information
JICA Sudan Office
5th Floor, Building No.20, Block No.10, Africa Street, Al-Emtidad, East Khartoum, Sudan
(P.O.Box 394, Khartoum 11111, Sudan)

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What's New

November 28, 2018 Message from the Chief Representative
October 3, 2018 New Job Opening at JICA Sudan Office
May 21, 2018 Ongoing & Completed Cooperation in Sudan
May 15, 2018 Priority Areas of JICA's Cooperation in Sudan, Overview of JICA's Cooperation in Sudan, Improving Public Services in Conflict-Affected Areas
July 28, 2017 List of Projects & Activities Map

News & Features

April 1, 2019 Signing of Record of Discussions with Sudan for a Science and Technology Research Partnership for Sustainable Development (SATREPS): Support for the research and extension of drought- and heat-tolerant wheat cultivars that can be sustainably produced
November 15, 2018 Raising Awareness of the Importance of Hand-Washing and Toilets in Africa From the Grass-Roots Level: 10 Years of the Water Security Action Team
August 20, 2018 Social Participation Begins With the Special Olympics: JOCV Supports the Participation of the Sudanese Team

More on JICA's Activities in Sudan


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