SUDAN: RESOURCE GUIDE

BACKGROUND PAPER
(Issue 3)
by Africa Policy Information Center
Washington, DC, United States
August 1995
8 pages
Type: Pamphlet
Coverage in Africa: Sudan
Coverage outside Africa: United States
Language: English
The pamphlet says Sudan, the largest country in Africa, has had only brief intervals without war since the four decades since its independent in 1956. The pamphlet says that Sudan has proved one of the continent's most persistent humanitarian crises and that it is currently ruled by a military regime which has suppressed opposition in the north as well as carried on a brutal counterinsurgency campaign in the south. Contents: SUDAN • BOOKS, REPORTS AND ARTICLES • General Background • FAST FACTS • Human Rights and Conflict • Conflict and Famine • Islam and the State • PERIODICALS AND ON-LINE SOURCES • Printed Magazines and Newsletters • On-Line Information Sources • ORGANIZATIONS • International Coalitions and Human Rights Organizations • Sudanese Non-Government Organizations • Other Organizations with on Ongoing Focus on Sudan • APIC
Used by permission of Africa Action (successor to the Africa Policy Information Center).
Collection: William Minter Southern Africa Papers