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Event recap: Sounding the alarm on Sudan’s hunger crisis

Ten months after war erupted, experts suggest that Sudan now has the worst hunger levels ever recorded. The Humanitarian Policy Group at ODI hosted an urgent discussion on this growing crisis to explore the scale of the situation and the urgent next steps required.

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A woman walks near a body of water in Sudan, 2016
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Think Change podcast: Sudan conflict – how did we get here and what next?

This episode goes behind the media headlines to build a picture of the current situation in Sudan. It digs deeper into the history of the conflict to better understand what is happening today.

Remembering Darfur – marking 20 years of conflict and its fallout

This virtual issue of Disasters marks two decades of conflict and suffering in Darfur. It brings together 40 years of research on the region – covering analysis on livelihoods, famine, children's protection and more.

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Khor Abeche, a camp for internally displaced persons in South Darfur, which was attacked in March 2014.

SPARC on Sudan

Supporting Pastoralism and Agriculture in Recurrent and Protracted Crises (SPARC) is an initiative which generates evidence to address knowledge gaps and build the resilience of millions of pastoralists, agro-pastoralists and farmers in conflict-affected communities in sub-Saharan Africa and the Middle East.

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Think Change podcast: the climate and conflict double challenge – has COP27 delivered?

Hear more about the unique challenges facing conflict-affected communities when it comes to climate adaptation.


Thousands displaced by floods and conflict near Jowhar, Somalia

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  1. Impacts of disruptions to livestock marketing in Sudan

    Working papers

  2. Livelihoods and markets in protracted conflict: a review of evidence and practice

    Literature reviews

  3. Women at the forefront of Sudan’s political transformation: recommendations from a workshop on women’s rights, representation and resilience in a new Sudan

    Working papers

  4. Multi-year humanitarian funding: a thematic evaluation

    Research reports

  5. Assessing the cost of ill-health: two case studies

    Research reports

  6. Darfuri migration from Sudan to Europe: from displacement to despair

    Research reports

  7. Causes and consequences of Darfuri migration to Europe


  8. MEDIA NOTE: Migration from Sudan to Europe caused by ‘systemic persecution’ of ethnic and political groups – new report and experts available

    Press Release

  9. Framing innovations for climate resilience for farmers in the Sahel

    Research reports

  10. Gender and resilience: from theory to practice

    Working papers

  11. Climate information and services in BRACED countries

    Research reports

  12. Building resilience and managing risk in fragile and conflict-affected states

    Research reports

  13. 'We are here' - IFRC's experience with communication and feedback channels for affected populations in Haiti

    Research reports

  14. Humanitarian negotiations with armed non-state actors: key lessons from Afghanistan, Sudan and Somalia

    Briefing/policy papers

  15. Humanitarian Feedback Mechanisms: Research, evidence and guidance

    Research reports

  16. Bringing climate change aid into the real world?


  17. Conflict, climate change and politics: Why a techno-centric approach fails the resilience challenge

    Research reports

  18. Third world conference on human security: humanitarian perspectives and responses


  19. 'We are committed to listen to you' - World Vision's experience with humanitarian feedback mechanisms in Darfur

    Research reports

  20. Humanitarian negotiations: engagement with armed groups in Sudan and South Sudan