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The head of the Lutheran World Federation has called for prayer and assistance for the people of Sudan ahead of the 9 January referendum on autonomy in South Sudan.
A German church-backed human rights organisation wants action to save one of the world largest swamplands, threatened by oil extraction activities.
Leaders of the World Council of Churches and World Evangelical Alliance say their members are speaking with a common voice on the 2011 referendum in Sudan.
Sudanese Cardinal Gabriel Zubeir Wako has avoided what looked like an assassination attempt during a Mass in Sudan's capital, Khartoum.
An ecumenical delegation of Sudanese religious leaders has met with UN officials and Secretary General Ban Ki-moon over the January 2011 referendum.
A senior church leader in Sudan continues to work for peace and democracy as the country faces a vital referendum on whether to separate south and north.
The UN Security Council’s visit to the country presents a critical opportunity to focus on the oil sector as an incentive for peace, said Global Witness today.
At the UN Sudan summit, President Obama and world leaders must address oil disputes that threaten civil war in Africa’s biggest country, Global Witness says.
Former World Council of Churches general secretary Samuel Kobia, says a planned January 2011 referendum for Southern Sudan must go ahead.
Sudanese security forces are carrying out a brutal campaign of detentions, torture, and intimidation against opponents, says a new Amnesty report.