- Food security, livelihoods and disaster risk reduction To have sustainable systems of agriculture, natural resource management and market access develop...
- Energy Enabling access to clean, reliable and affordable energy services
- Urban sanitation Aim to establish and strengthen a community-based approach to waste management
The work undertaken by Practical Action Sudan is to achieve the organisation’s vision of "a sustainable world free of poverty and injustice in which technology is used for the benefit of all". Practical Action Sudan is using technology in innovative interventions and putting the organisation’s mission into practice by translating it into a development approach to reach Sudan’s vision : A sustainable community managed development.
Practical Action Sudan is currently operating in three geographical areas, in Kassala State, North Darfur State, Blue Nile State.
Practical Action Sudan’s work is structured under three organizational themes:
With four cross-cutting themes run across the existing programmes:
- Access to market
- Climate change
- Civil society
As Knowledge Broker we offer technical information services through:
- Practical Answers
Particular attention is paid to disadvantaged sections of the community such as poor families, households headed by women, the disabled or other marginalised groups. Practical Action Sudan works closely with beneficiary communities and applies a participatory methodology in assessing peoples' needs, monitoring progress and impact and developing and transferring technologies.
Information on our projects can be found in SHARING, the newsletter of Practical Action Sudan. Each issue features news and reports on our work.
The main Khartoum office manages three field offices, Kassala (east), El Fashir (west) and Blue Nile.
The Country Director, Muna Eltahir, is stationed in the Khartoum head office where she is supported by a Programme Leader -Agriculture & DRR, Impact & Practice Manager, Human Resources Manager, a Finance and admin manager and other support staff.
The Khartoum office is responsible for the servicing of the field offices and provides them with overall representation at national level and logistical support. It also provides liaison between Practical Action, Federal government, donors and field offices.
Telephone +249-183-460419 / 578821 / 578827
Darfur office +249-731-843596 | Kassalla office +249-411-822103 / 822699 | Blue Nile office+249-157845180
Practical Action, operating as Practical Action Sudan | Reg Charity No. Sudan 13787