Letter to the European Council

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Sudan Banking System

Sudan Democracy First Group (SDFG) was formed as an umbrella group of leading Sudanese independent and democratic civil society and media actors to serve as a civil society and think tank that conduct indigenous research, analysis and advocacy on human rights, development, peace and democratic transformation in Sudan. SDFG launched the Sudan Transparency Initiative (STI) …
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Chief Spy of Sudan in Paris… WHAT IS New?

Sudan Democracy First Group Chief Spy of Sudan in Paris… WHAT IS New?  Rashid Saeed Yagoub* It is quite difficult to report on visits made by chiefs of security agencies of countries due to the secretive nature of such visits. The complexities begin with confirming whether the visit will take place or not and its …
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Tales of the Tombstones: The Discrimination Against Sudanese Students from Darfur in Sudanese Universities

Sudan Democracy First Group Tales of the Tombstones: The Discrimination Against Sudanese Students from Darfur in Sudanese Universities 1 October 2018 Sudan Democracy First Group releases its latest report that is titled (Tales of the Tombstones: The Discrimination Against Sudanese Students from Darfur in Sudanese Universities). The report researches and documents the extent and nature …
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Documentary: Getting Out of the Maze, a Sudanese Vision of Violent Extremism

Sudan Democracy First Group Sudanese Initiative for Countering Violent Extremism Documentary: Getting Out of the Maze, a Sudanese Vision of Violent Extremism 20 September 2018 In 2017, Sudan Democracy First Group (SDFG) launched the Sudanese Initiative for Countering Violent Extremism, which aims to draw attention to the roots and dangers of the increasing prevalence of …
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On the passing of a hero: Goodbye Dr. Amin Maki Madani

On the passing of a hero: Goodbye Dr. Amin Maki Madani 31st August 2018 Today, on Friday 31st of August 2018, we mourn the passing of Dr Amin Maki Madani, the human rights, democracy and law fighter and hero, who passed away earlier today. Dr Amin was one of Sudan’s greatest heroes through his tremendous …
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Cyanide Plants in South Kordofan State: Human Life is a Price for Gold Extraction

Sudan Democracy First Group Sudan Transparency Initiative Cyanide Plants in South Kordofan State: Human Life is a Price for Gold Extraction Introduction:  After South Sudan’s independence and the Sudanese government’s loss of oil revenues from the South, gold has become a major resource for the country’s budget, and as a result Sudan’s gold production has …
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Ports of Sudan: Privatization and Workers

Sudan Democracy First Group Sudan Transparency InitiativePorts of Sudan: Privatization and Workers Established in 1909, Port Sudan (the city is named after the port) is the largest and most vibrant seaport in Sudan. It also provides important access to the sea for neighboring land-locked countries like Ethiopia, Chad and South Sudan. It has seven sub-ports: …
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 United Nations Security Council’s Accelerated Proposal for UNAMID Withdrawal: The Safety of Civilians in Darfur Is Not for Political Trade

Sudan Democracy First Group United Nations Security Council’s Accelerated Proposal for UNAMID Withdrawal: The Safety of Civilians in Darfur Is Not for Political Trade 1st June 2018 Earlier this week, reliable sources have confirmed to Sudan Democracy First Group (SDFG), that the United Nations Security Council (UNSC) is holding discussions within itself, for a new proposal regarding the status of the United …
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The Suspension of Hurriyat Online Newspaper

The Suspension of Hurriyat Online Newspaper The Sudanese civil and political circles and those concerned with the Sudan were shocked by the news that the management of Hurriyat online newspaper has decided to suspend the publishing of the newspapers due to financial reasons and lack of funding from donors. It worth noting that during the …
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