Sudan and International Orgnaizations

Sudan and International Organizations



International organizations department at the ministry of foreign affairs is the focal point of contacting with regional and international organizations, which Sudan is enjoying a membership in it or making a relation with it. Especially in political field. According to what has been witnessed in the world from changes led to the extended roles which have been played by Regional and International organizations in the international arena at the expanse of the countries.

Multilateral relations become characterized by the importance, it could be more important than the importance of bilateral relations between countries, according to this prospective


The terms of reference of the international organizations department at the ministry of foreign affairs are limited to the following:

  • Promotion and development of political cooperation with regional and international organizations.

  • The department is in charge of especial several files for Sudan participation in General Assembly of the United Nations annually. And consider as the main focal point for officials units outside the ministry of foreign affairs in addition to the concerned departments inside the ministry of foreign affairs.

  • The department is in charge of coordination and determination of Sudan position about other countries nominations to fill various jobs in public and specialized regional and international organizations. It also serves the national interest and high objects for the foreign policy.

  • The department is in charge of dealing with the activities of General Assembly of the United Nations, its various agencies, specialized groups of working, and some activities of economic and social council, by monitored and makes recommendations thereon. It also undertakes to follow up the reform of Security Council with adding other members until it becomes more democratic and more broadly representative.

  • The department is seeking to find various training opportunities for Sudanese experts in deferent fields during training courses which is held by various specialized international organizations in these fields. It also works to maximize the benefit of Sudan from the capabilities of organizations that are working in this field.

  • Participation in Sudan policy drawing according to the specialized regional and international organization work as International Labor Organization, Refugees Commission, International Amnesty Organization, Organization of Prohibition For Chemical Weapons, International Atomic Energy Agency, International Renewable Energy Agency, Organization for Prohibition Mines, World Intellectual Property Organization in coordination and cooperation with the ministries and national departments concerned.

  • The department is in charge of following up Sudanese issues with Non-aligned movement.

  • It undertakes to monitor Sudan shares to public and specialized regional and international organizations and follow repaid these shares with concerned institutions especially the ministry of finance, according to the list of determination priorities.

  • The department is in charge of Sudanese candidatures file to fill the various jobs on the table of regional and international organizations and bringing support to it.