Megasites

Search Engine Colossus - Sudan

Links to primary Sudanese -- in Arabic, French and English -- search engines and gateways.

Sudan - Columbia Libraries

A major Middle East and Islamic Studies resource portal from Columbia University Libraries.

DMOZ Open Directory - Sudan

Large link collection, includes links to Interactive Portals, Music and Art, Country/Regions, etc

BUBL LINK - Sudan
BUBL LINK Catalogue is largest Internet portal in U.K.: Selected Internet resources covering all academic subject areas.

Library of Congress Portals to the World - Sudan
Created and maintained by the LoC Area Studies Directorate.

Google Directory - Sudan
Google Regional Directory preset for Sudan.

Yahoo Regional Countries Links - Sudan
Excellent Yahoo search engine links for everything from Arts and Humanities to Travel and more.

MENA Internet Resources for Sudan
A solid resource guide by Joseph W. Roberts, Department of Political Science, Middle East Center, University of Utah

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Sudan - Arabic

Sudanese Arabic - Wikipedia
Main WIkipedia article on Sudanese Arabic dialect.

YouTube - African languages at Ohio University - Sudanese Arabic
IntXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXxeresting Sudanese Arabic specific site with entries and contributions.

YouTube - Introduction to Sudanese Arabic, Chapter 1: Introductions
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Sudan - Online Media and News

Kidon Media-Link: Sudan
Links to Sudanese, French and English online newspapers, magazines, TV and radio stations from this giant news.

OnlineNewspapers.com - Sudan
Solid selection of online national newspapers.

Sudanese Television Stations
Links to several free Sudanese television channels offering news, variety shows, cultural magazines, films, made-for-TV movies and comedy programs.

RadioWorld - Sudan
About: "TvRadioWorld is an informational directory dealing with radio and television broadcasters worldwide." Site allows you to bookmark favorite radio stations for listening. See, in particular, Radio Stations on the Web - Sudan link.

BBC News - Africa
BBC news broadcasts and reports in English.

Yahoo! News - Sudan
Latest news in English from a variety of news sources.

SCOLA - Global Foreign Language Portal
SCOLA ia a leader in foreign language television news broadcasts. Schedule of broadcasts, insta-classes in some languages, and other useful information.

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History, Culture, Religion

Wikipedia - History of Sudan
Detailed online history with numerous hyperlinks to important events, personalities and places.

WWW VL - History of Sudan
History resource with links to numerous sites and articles. Unfortunately, there are many annoying pop-up ads.

Culture of Sudan
Main Wikipedia article. Good links to external sites.

Religion in Sudan
Main Wikipedia article with links to Islam and Christianity in Islam articles.

Wikipedia - Sudan
Excellent online encyclopedia article covering geography, history, military, culture, etc. with links to Internet resources (also noted below).

Government and Politics

Governments on the WWW - Sudan
Includes links to National Institutions and Government sites including President and most Ministries; Embassies in foreign countries, Political Parties, etc.

Political Resources on the Net - Sudan
Listings of political sites available on the Internet sorted by country, with links to Parties, Organizations, Governments, Media and more from all around the world.

Foreign and International Law - Sudan
From the Washburn University School of Law Library, links to country sites for Constitutional Law, Government and Politics, Law and Legislation, Legislative Bodies, etc.

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Country Studies

Wikipedia - Sudan
Excellent online encyclopedia article covering geography, history, military, culture, etc. with links to Internet resources

CIA World Factbook - Sudan
Good resource site for information on Geography, People, Government, Economy, Communications, Transportation, Military, and Transnational Issues.

BBC News Country Profiles - Sudan
Full profiles provide an instant guide to history, politics and economic background of countries; also biographic sketches of leaders, essay on media, and historic timelines. They also include audio and video clips from the BBC archives.

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Country Analyses

U.S. Department of State Background Notes - Sudan
Background Notes are updated/revised as they are received from regional bureaus and are added to the database of the Department of State web site. Categories include: Geography, People, History, Government, Political Conditions, Economy, Defense, Foreign Relations, U.S. Relations, and Travel/Business.

International Monetary Fund - Sudan
Latest developments in Peace and Security, Economic Development, Humanitarian Aid/Refugees, Environment/Shelter, Human Rights, Women/Children/Population, Health/Poverty/Food Security, Culture/Education.

The World Bank Group - Sudan
WBG Activities in Sudan, with additional related links.

The World Trade Organization - Sudan (Accessions)
"The World Trade Organization (WTO) is the only global international organization dealing with the rules of trade between nations. At its heart are the WTO agreements, negotiated and signed by the bulk of the world?s trading nations and ratified in their parliaments. The goal is to help producers of goods and services, exporters, and importers conduct their business."

Energy Information Administration Country Analysis Briefs - Sudan
"The Energy Information Administration (EIA), created by Congress in 1977, the a statistical agency of the U.S. Department of Energy. We provide policy-independent data, forecasts, and analysis to promote sound policy making efficient markets and public understanding regarding energy and its interaction with the economy and environment."

World Health Organization - Sudan
About WHO" "The World Health Organization, the United Nations specialized agency for health, was established on 7 April 1948. WHO's objective, as set out in its Constitution, is the attainment by all peoples of the highest possible level of health. Health is defined in WHO's Constitution as a state of complete physical, mental and social well-being and not merely the absence of disease or infirmity."

International Federation of the Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies - Sudan
The International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies is the world's largest humanitarian organization, with 178 member National Societies.

Amnesty International - Sudan
Amnesty International is a champion defender of human rights worldwide. Familiarity with a given country's human rights issues can provide a unique insight into many other aspects of its culture and politics.

Human Rights Watch - Sudan
Human Rights Watch is dedicated to protecting the human rights of people around the world.

In-country Universities, Programs and Centers of Study

WARNING: Travel warnings may be in effect. Link to State Dept Warnings for updated information.

Sudanese Colleges and Universities
Links to major institutions of higher learning in Sudan.

Colleges and Universities - Sudan
More links to major institutions of higher learning in Sudan.

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Travel Guides

WARNING: Travel warnings may be in effect. Link to State Dept Warnings for updated information.

Lonely Planet Destinations - Sudan
The people at the offbeat Lonely Planet website are not your typical travel guides -- they're very bright and know what they're talking about. Their goal is not to "sell the country" to travelers. Instead, they tell it how it is. Typical headings include: "Warnings" (in case travel is not recommended - the "why's"); Facts for the Traveler, When to Go, Events, Money and Costs, Attractions, Off the Beaten Track, Activities, History, Culture, Environment, Getting There and Away, Getting Around, and Further Reading and Related Weblinks.

Wikitravel - Sudan
Wikitravel - by the people, for the people. Wikitravel is a project to create a free, complete, up-to-date, and reliable world-wide travel guide.

Yahoo Travel Guide - Sudan
Includes links to history, basics, transportation, dining, shopping and climate.

Google Directory - Sudan
Includes links to cities, regions, transportation, dining, shopping and climate.

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