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June 7, 2021, 1:10 p.m.
Countries: Sudan
Variables: SEGI-PRACTICE-1

"Thousands of people have signed a petition urging the Sudanese government to take action against a man released without charge by police after his 13-year-old daughter was shot dead" (para 1). "Her death has led to an outpouring of stories on social media by Sudanese women sharing their own experiences of domestic violence" (para 3). "In the same city on Thursday, a 19-year-old woman was stabbed to death by her husband and buried by her family before the police became involved, according to Kaltoum Fadlallah, a poet and novelist who was among the group of women which handed in the petition of more than 2,000 names to the public prosecutor’s...more
June 7, 2021, 1:10 p.m.
Countries: Sudan
Variables: DTCP-LAW-1

"'The police and the judiciary system in Sudan is based on compensations and solving problems, the prosecutors get incentives and they get upgraded for solving the problems, not for judging them'" (para 13).
June 7, 2021, 1:10 p.m.
Countries: Sudan
Variables: DV-LAW-1

"Domestic violence is not covered by Sudanese law" (para 7).
June 7, 2021, 1:10 p.m.
Countries: Sudan
Variables: MURDER-PRACTICE-1

"Thousands of people have signed a petition urging the Sudanese government to take action against a man released without charge by police after his 13-year-old daughter was shot dead" (para 1). "Samah el-Hadi was shot three times and run over by a car, reports said. Neighbours have taken to social media to blame her father, who was briefly questioned by the authorities but released after telling them Samah had taken her own life. No postmortem was carried out on the girl’s body. Samah is alleged to have died last Friday in Omdurman after a row with her father over a school she wanted to attend" (para 2-3). "In the same...more
June 7, 2021, 1:10 p.m.
Countries: Sudan
Variables: DV-PRACTICE-1

"Among the dozens of women on social media talking about violence at the hands of male relatives were those telling stories of being beaten for visiting friends, for wearing clothes deemed unsuitable and for taking part in the 2019 protests that toppled the former president Omar al-Bashir" (para 6). "Ahmed Sibair, a human rights lawyer based in Khartoum, said that crimes against women and girls had increased rapidly since the beginning of the pandemic" (para 11). "'The police and the judiciary system in Sudan is based on compensations and solving problems, the prosecutors get incentives and they get upgraded for solving the problems, not for judging them'" (para 13).more
June 7, 2021, 1:10 p.m.
Countries: Sudan
Variables: DV-DATA-1

"According to Arab Barometer, domestic violence has occurred at 22% of households in Sudan, and 57% of reported cases include female victims" (para 8). "Ahmed Sibair, a human rights lawyer based in Khartoum, said that crimes against women and girls had increased rapidly since the beginning of the pandemic" (para 11).
June 7, 2021, 1:10 p.m.
Countries: Sudan
Variables: IIP-PRACTICE-1, IIP-PRACTICE-2

"Among the dozens of women on social media talking about violence at the hands of male relatives were those telling stories of being beaten for visiting friends, for wearing clothes deemed unsuitable and for taking part in the 2019 protests that toppled the former president Omar al-Bashir" (para 6).
June 7, 2021, 1:10 p.m.
Countries: Sudan
Variables: RCDW-PRACTICE-1, RCDW-LAW-1

"Sudan repealed a law that allowed women to be flogged for wearing trousers in 2019, but there have still been reports of people being lashed at some courts" (para 7).
June 7, 2021, 1:10 p.m.
Countries: Sudan
Variables: MURDER-DATA-1

"Samah el-Hadi was shot three times and run over by a car, reports said. Neighbours have taken to social media to blame her father, who was briefly questioned by the authorities but released after telling them Samah had taken her own life. No postmortem was carried out on the girl’s body. Samah is alleged to have died last Friday in Omdurman after a row with her father over a school she wanted to attend" (para 2-3). "In the same city on Thursday, a 19-year-old woman was stabbed to death by her husband and buried by her family before the police became involved" (para 4). "The police authorities in Omdurman said...more
May 24, 2021, 2:10 p.m.
Countries: Sudan
Variables: CRPLB-PRACTICE-1

"In 2020, 78% of births in Sudan were attended by skilled health personnele" (p 47).
May 24, 2021, 2:08 p.m.
Countries: Sudan
Variables: ISTD-DATA-3

"In 2018, there were .13 new HIV infections per 1,000 uninfected population in Sudan" (p 47).
May 24, 2021, 2:07 p.m.
Countries: Sudan
Variables: DACH-PRACTICE-1

"From 2010-2018 the density of nursing and midwifery personnel in Sudan was 7.0 per 10,000 population" (p 62).
May 24, 2021, 2:06 p.m.
Countries: Sudan
Variables: CRPLB-PRACTICE-1

"From 2010-2018 the density of nursing and midwifery personnel in Sudan was 7.0 per 10,000 population" (p 62).
May 24, 2021, 1:55 p.m.
Countries: Sudan
Variables: MISA-DATA-1

In 2016, the prevalence of anaemia in women of reporducticve age (15-49 years) in Sudan was 30.7% (p 72).
April 19, 2021, 4:21 p.m.
Countries: Afghanistan, Bangladesh, Benin, Burma/Myanmar, Cameroon, Central African Rep, Chad, Congo, Cote D'Ivoire, D R Congo, Egypt, Equatorial Guinea, Ethiopia, Gabon, Gambia, Guinea, Guinea-Bissau, Haiti, India, Indonesia, Iran, Iraq, Lesotho, Liberia, Malaysia, Mali, Mauritania, Niger, Pakistan, Papua New Guinea, Saudi Arabia, Solomon Islands, Somalia, South Sudan, Sudan, Syria, Yemen
Variables: MULTIVAR-SCALE-2

4.0
April 19, 2021, 3:55 p.m.
Countries: Bangladesh, Bolivia, Burma/Myanmar, Haiti, Iran, Mexico, Niger, Nigeria, Pakistan, Palestine, Philippines, Solomon Islands, South Sudan, Sudan, Yemen, Zambia
Variables: AOM-SCALE-3

4.0
April 19, 2021, 3:54 p.m.
Countries: Bahrain, Bangladesh, Bolivia, Burma/Myanmar, Haiti, Iran, Kuwait, Lebanon, Mexico, Niger, Nigeria, Pakistan, Palestine, Philippines, Russia, Saudi Arabia, Solomon Islands, South Sudan, Sri Lanka, Sudan, United States, Yemen, Zambia
Variables: AOM-SCALE-2

2.0
April 7, 2021, 10:31 p.m.
Countries: Sudan
Variables: CRPLB-PRACTICE-1

"In 2020, 78% of births in Sudan were attended by skilled health personnele" (p 47).
April 7, 2021, 10:16 p.m.
Countries: Sudan
Variables: DACH-DATA-1

"In 2016, the life expectancy at birth in Sudan was 63.4 years for males and 66.9 years for females" (p 46).
April 2, 2021, 9:47 a.m.
Countries: Sudan
Variables: IM-DATA-1

"In 2018, the under-five mortality rate in Sudan was 60 per 1000 live births" (p 47).
March 31, 2021, 3:37 p.m.
Countries: Sudan
Variables: MMR-SCALE-1

"In 2017, the maternal mortality ratio for women in Sudan was 295 per 100,000 live births" (p 47).
March 31, 2021, 3:22 p.m.
Countries: Sudan
Variables: MMR-DATA-1

"In 2017, the maternal mortality ratio for women in Sudan was 295 per 100,000 live births" (p 47).
March 30, 2021, 7:40 p.m.
Countries: Sudan
Variables: MMR-DATA-1

"In 2020 the maternal mortality ratio for women in Sudan was 295 per 100,000 live births" (p 47).
March 30, 2021, 7:31 p.m.
Countries: Sudan
Variables: DACH-DATA-3

"From 2010-2019 the proportion of women in Sudan of reproductive age who have their need for family planning satified with modern methods is 30.1%" (p 54).
March 19, 2021, 3:56 p.m.
Countries: Sudan
Variables: BR-DATA-1

"The adolescent birth rate from 2010-2018 in Sudan is 86.8 per 1000 women aged 15-19 years" (p 54).
March 13, 2021, 7:02 p.m.
Countries: Sudan
Variables: LBHO-PRACTICE-2

"Although women played an important role in the protests, women’s rights groups expressed disappointment that few women were included in a transitional government" (para 4).
March 13, 2021, 7:02 p.m.
Countries: Sudan
Variables: MARR-LAW-2

"In violation of international human rights law, it retains the death penalty and corporal punishment for numerous crimes, including consensual same-sex conduct" (para 16).
March 13, 2021, 7:02 p.m.
Countries: Sudan
Variables: DTCP-PRACTICE-1

"Women released from detention told Human Rights Watch they were beaten and sexually harassed and threatened with rape" (para 13).
March 8, 2021, 9:44 a.m.
Countries: Afghanistan, Bahrain, Bangladesh, Brunei, Burma/Myanmar, Burundi, Cameroon, Central African Rep, Chad, Colombia, Congo, Cote D'Ivoire, D R Congo, Djibouti, Egypt, El Salvador, Eritrea, Gabon, Gambia, Guatemala, Guinea, Guinea-Bissau, Guyana, Haiti, Honduras, India, Iran, Iraq, Jordan, Kenya, Kuwait, Lesotho, Liberia, Malawi, Mali, Mauritania, Mexico, Morocco, Niger, Nigeria, North Korea, Oman, Pakistan, Palestine, Papua New Guinea, Peru, Qatar, Russia, Saudi Arabia, Senegal, Solomon Islands, Somalia, South Africa, South Korea, South Sudan, Sri Lanka, Sudan, Swaziland, Syria, Tajikistan, Tanzania, Togo, Tunisia, Ukraine, United Arab Emirates, Yemen, Zimbabwe
Variables: MULTIVAR-SCALE-1

4.0
Jan. 30, 2021, 9:18 p.m.
Countries: Sudan
Variables: LRW-PRACTICE-1

"It is of note that the woman, in the aftermath of the rape, was found by a police officer. The police officer in question brought the woman to a police station however due to it being the public holiday of Eid Al Fitr failed to file a formal complaint. The Attorney General, following the woman’s arrest, has since blocked the woman from filing a complaint of rape as she was under investigation for a criminal offence. There is no legal guidance on whether a person under a criminal investigation can raise criminal complaints and the Attorney General has arbitrarily interpreted this legal void in a way that the perpetrators have...more