#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[…..]

An Open Letter of Public Concern from African and Sudanese Civil Society

RE: The Militarization of Public space in Rural and Urban areas in Sudan and the Corresponding Increase in Cases of Sexual Violence, Sexual harassment and Intimidation in the Aftermath of the Khartoum Massacre We, the undersigned are a coalition of Sudanese and African civil society organizations working in and concerned with Sudan, which is supported,[…..]