Sustainable Enterprise Development in Darfur and South Sudan

Pro-Poor, Pro-Peace, Enterprise-led Approaches to Post-war Reconstruction

Led by Samer Abdelnour, this work focuses on the development of grassroots Sustainable Local Enterprise Networks (SLENs) in Sudan and South Sudan to increase the likelihood of reducing further conflict through income generation and livelihoods activities.

Our accomplishments in Sudan and South Sudan include:

 A detailed field study titled Examining Enterprise Capacity: A Participatory Social Assessment in Darfur and Southern Sudan >Download the Full Report or the Arabic Summary Report.

 A high-level Forum for Sustainable Enterprise Development in Sudan, April 1-3, 2007, at Ahfad University for Women in Omduran, Sudan, in partnership with the World Bank >More about the Forum.

 Corporate Knights story on Possibilities for Enterprise Development in Sudan
 Technical, Vocational, and Entrepreneurial Capacities in Southern Sudan: Assessment and Opportunities
 Case Study on the Blacksmiths of Darfur
 Case Study of Fuel Efficient Stoves in Darfur

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