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News | 9 Apr 2010
Søndag 11. april skal det avholdes valg i Sudan. For første gang i sudansk historie stiller en kvinne som presidentkandidat. Valgkommisjonen nektet henne å delta. Men sudansk høyesterett besluttet at Fatima Abdel Mahmoud likevel kan stille som utfordrer til den omstridte Omar al-Bashir. I tillegg er det vedtatt at alle nasjonale og regionale parlamenter i Sudan skal ha minst 25% kvinnelige representanter. Er kvinnekampen i Sudan vunnet?
Political scientist researching women, politics and Islam in the Middle East and Northern Africa.
Islamism, democracy, human rights, state versus civil society, political liberalization, womens' civil and political rights, political inclusion, Sudan, Saudi Arabia
Newspaper Op-Ed | Jun 2008
Jo lengre konflikter varer, jo mer innviklet har de en tendens til å bli og jo mer preges de av at det er ekstremister på alle sider ...
Edited Book | Nov 2013
The secession of South Sudan in July 2011 took place against the backdrop of the Arab Spring, spurring hopes of a "new beginning" that might ...
Conflict, peace building, Sudan
Report in External Series | Apr 2014
While the crisis in South Sudan that started in December 2013 was triggered by a power struggle in the ruling party (SPLM), the causes for the ...
Sudan Working Paper | Mar 2015
This report is the result of deskwork review of two major documents, signed in 2005 on Abyei area conflict, in order to expose factors that ...
Sudan Working Paper | Sep 2015
This article explores women's substantive representation in Sudan's National Assembly. It examines the extent to which female legislators in ...
Girls, Child Marriage, and Education in Red Sea State, Sudan: Perspectives on Girls’ Freedom to Choose
Sudan Report | Sep 2017
Child marriage is any formal marriage or informal union where one or both parties are under 18 years of age. Child marriage affects both boys ...
child marriage, girls, marriage, education, freedom, ARUSS, Sudan, Red Sea State
News | 12 Jul 2010
Nairobi/Brussels, 6 May 2010: If, as likely, South Sudan decides to secede from the North at its January 2011 self-determination referendum, it will need support from Sudan's neighbours to ensure the decision is respected and new conflict is prevented.
News | 14 Jul 2010
May 6, 2010 An independent review by six leading human rights and Sudan advocacy groups reveals that the Sudanese peace processes for Darfur and Southern Sudan show no significant progress. They are at best stagnating and at worst backsliding toward complete failure and a return to full-scale, national war.
News | 22 Nov 2010
This report examines Sudan's popular consultation, an ongoing process whereby the people of the Sudanese states of Southern Kordofan and Blue Nile will democratically and popularly assess the 2005 Comprehensive Peace Agreement and determine whether it satisfactorily reflects the aspirations of the people.
News | 15 Aug 2012
Regimet i Sudan har fulgt den arabiske våren med argusøyne. President Omar al-Bashir frykter smitteeffekten. Nå truer en økonomi i fritt fall med å velte regimet. Prisene på drivstoff og forbruksvarer har økt dramatisk. Demonstranter har strømmet ut i gatene. Regimet svarer med tåregass og kuler
Project | Jan 2014 - Dec 2017
While the number of women holding parliamentary seats is slowly growing globally from 10% in 1995 to 17% in 2009, Africa is on the ‘fast ...
Malawi, Zambia, Uganda, Sudan
Project | Apr - Jun 2011
While the passage of various UN Resolutions 1325 (2000), 1820 (2008), 1888 (2009) and 1889 (2009) on women, peace and security are important ...
Project | Dec 2006 - Mar 2008
This project investigates whether Islam within the Sudanese civil society is being used to promote or to undermine the on-going peace-building ...
Inter-religious dialouge, civil society, Islam, peace and conflict, Sudan
News | 3 Jan 2014
Voldshandlingene i Sør-Sudan skyldes rå maktkamp mer enn etniske motsetninger, skriver Gunnar Sørbø, seniorforsker ved CMI, i Morgenbladet.
News | 29 May 2014
Sentenced to death for her Christianity, Mariam Yahia, is a mother in her 20s who just gave birth to her second child. In prison. Reem Abbas, a 25-year old Master´s Student in Khartoum, tells Mariam's story.
Islamism and Democracy: An Inquiry into the Political Thought of the Sudanese Islamist Hassan al-Turabi
Master's Thesis | Jan 2005
My focus of analysis is Islamist democracy as conceived by the Sudanese Islamist Hassan al-Turabi. I aim to explore and understand Turabi's ...
Islamism, democracy, Sudan, Tunisia and Egypt
Newspaper Op-Ed | Jan 2013
Vestlige land bør være mer ydmyke overfor afrikanske lederes evne til å rydde opp på eget kontinent. I forrige uke holdt ...
Journal Article | Aug 2018
Each year, 15 million girls are married before the age of 18. Sudan is among the African countries with a high prevalence of child marriage. ...
child marriage, religious counter-mobilization, legal reform, Sudan