#GirlsAreYouthToo Today, we join the rest of the world to commemorate the International Youth Day. This year’s theme, “Transforming Education” seeks to contribute to achieving the 4th goal of the 2030 Sustainable Development Goals (SDG) which is “Ensure inclusive and equitable quality education and promote lifelong learning opportunities for all.” At SIHA, we recognize that […]


POSITIONS AT THE REGIONAL SECRETARIAT IN KAMPALA, UGANDA TERMS OF REFERENCE: EXECUTIVE ASSISTANT TO REGIONAL DIRECTOR Start Date: As soon as possible Location: Kampala, Uganda, with some potential regional travel Duration: Initial Three months’ probation contract renewable subject to performanc Reports To: SIHA Regional Director I. SIHA Background The Strategic Initiative for Women in the[…..]

Sudan Women Protest wins the Africa Human Rights Shield Award

  This morning, Friday 2nd August, the Sudan Women Protest – an initiative borne out of the women’s role in the revolution received the Africa Human Rights Shield Award for North Africa from the Pan African Human Rights Defenders Network in appreciation of the courage and brevity that the women of Sudan through this initiative[…..]

GENDER ALERT: The courageous women of Sudan continue to stand alone against the scourge of sexual violence

#SudanWomenProtest Hundreds of Sudanese women across the country from Kordufan to Gadarif, and port Sudan in Eastern Sudan and Atbra and greater Khartoum came out in hundreds to protest the high prevalence of sexual violence and acts of rape that took place against women, men and children during the brutal mass crime that was committed[…..]