Will Sudan’s Uprising Reunite the North and South?

The international media has simplified the reasons behind the current uprising in Sudan, citing rising costs of bread and fuel as the the ignition for the intense protests. Adhieu Majok discusses the vast historical context for the clashes and the dilemma for those heralding from South Sudan as they support the uprisings in the north. This… Read More

South Kordofan and Blue Nile, the Sudanese border regions caught between drought and war

by Yosra Akasha The humanitarian crisis in East Africa is portrayed largely as a lack of food but ongoing political dimensions must be acknowledged for progress to be made In recent years drought has become the new reality in East Africa affecting populations relying on seasonal agriculture with shrinking harvests causing the cost of food… Read More

Sudan: Unfinished … Untold Stories – Part 2

Voices and Faces from Darfur PART 2 by Yosra Akasha Super Women in Abu Shouk[1] I’ve asked a few women from Abu Shouk camp if they have been working or doing any other job beside their household. They said they are not working but making bricks, selling food in the market and nearby schools and… Read More

Sudan: Unfinished… Untold Stories

Voices and Faces from Darfur – PART 1 by Yosra Akasha Those stories are not complete, yet told. They are sketches of 5 minutes of chat. They need to be told because in Khartoum and anywhere else in the world you cannot encounter similar stories of daily life influenced by war and traditions. Photo Source… Read More