(pp.15-31) M. A. B. Alhaj and K. Sopian (2018) ‘Techno-economic study of Photovoltaics and Dish Stirling Engines for decentralised power generation in Sudan: Part 1: Overview and Methodology’, IJSR, Vol. 8, No. 1, 2018

7th September 2017

Mohamed Atta ElManan Bakhit Alhaj* Hamad bin Khalifah University, Education City, Doha, Qatar PO Box 5825 Email: mohbakhitalhaj@hbku.edu.qa Kamaruzzaman Sopian Solar Energy Research Institute SERI, Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia, Bangi, Malaysia, PO Box 43600 Email: ksopian@ukm.edu.my Purpose: This paper presents an overview of the power generation market in Sudan, solar energy potential, introduction to photovoltaics (PV) [more details]

(pp.47-55) S. Mishra ‘Evaluating Sudan’s historical and contemporary sociopolitical trajectory’, IJSR, Vol. 8, No. 1, 2018

7th September 2017

Swapnil Mishra Undergraduate Student, Knox College, 2 East South Street, Galesburg, IL 61401 USA Email: swmishra@knox.edu Abstract Purpose: The reason for writing this paper is to analyse the most significant obstacles that are hindering the process of democratization in Sudan. I will also propose a set of policies that will be supportive of a democratic [more details]

(pp.01-14) H. I. Mudawi, M. O. Idris and H. S. Zawam ‘Occurrence and identity of the causal agents of Wilt/Root-Rot disease in Chickpea in Abu Hamad area, Sudan’, IJSR, Vol. 8, No. 1, 2018

6th September 2017

Hanan Ibrahim Mudawi The Environment, Natural Resources and Desertification Research Institute, National Centre for Research, Ministry of High Education, Khartoum, Sudan Email: hananmodawi@gmail.com Mohamed Osman Idris Department of Plant Protection, College of Agriculture, Khartoum University, Khartoum, Sudan Hanaa Sedhum Zawam Plant pathology Research Institute, Agricultural Research Center, Giza, Egypt Abstract Purpose: A survey was undertaken [more details]

CALL FOR CHAPTERS: Technological transformation for Sudan’s sustainable inclusive development

3rd September 2017

Part of Palgrave Studies of Sustainable Business in Africa Editor: Allam Ahmed, Science Policy Research Unit (SPRU), University of Sussex, UK This book will focus on the application and utilisation of science, technology and innovation (STI) for addressing societal challenges, thereby promoting development. Issues of governance of STI, technology transfer (TT), business practices, public policies [more details]

(pp.067-084) Shallal, M. “Return migration: dilemma of immigrants from developing countries”

8th June 2017

Musa Shallal United Arab Emirates University, UAE Purpose: This paper demonstrates how immigrant families from developing countries deal with the return home dilemma. It does this by applying Dumont and Spielvogel (2008) model to the situations of some selected Sudanese migrant families in different countries. Design/methodology/approach: A group of immigrant Sudanese families had been interviewed [more details]

(pp.103–120) Izzeldin, I. M. H. et al. “Review and lessons of a neurology specialist visiting Southern Darfur”

8th June 2017

Isameldin M. H. Izzeldin University of Strathclyde, UK Asma E. I. Abdel-Gader Khartoum Teaching Hospital, Sudan Khalid M. E. El-Talib Al-Shaab Teaching Hospital, Sudan Hatim A. Nagi National Insurance Fund, Southern Darfur, Sudan Purpose: This article is aimed at describing activities and findings of western trained medical specialist visits to Nyala, the capital of Southern Darfur. This remote part of [more details]

(pp.085–102) Dafa’alla, A. A. & Hussein, E. S. “Towards an effective industrialisation process in the Sudan”

8th June 2017

Adil A. Dafa’alla and Elmouiz S. Hussein Airbus UK, UK Marwan A. A. Adam Sudanese Knowledge Society, Sudan Purpose: To analyse the performance of the industrial sector in Sudan and assess the enablers and inhibitors to its full contribution to the Sudanese economy. Design/methodology/approach: review and analyse bench-marking industrial policies around the globe with the objective of extracting [more details]

SUDAN AT A CROSSROADS: Towards a Vision for the Future & Youth Empowerment

4th December 2016

13:30-13:45    Arrival 13:45-15:15     Session One 15:15-15:30     Break 15:30-16:20    Session Two Target audience Academic, professionals, research, youth, NGOs, civil society groups, businesses, and other stakeholders. Focus Sudan Hosts World Association for Sustainable Development (WASD) UN Major Group for Children and Youth (UN MGCY) Sudan Knowledge (SK) Middle Eastern Knowledge Economy Institute (MEKEI) The Sudanese diasporic community is relatively large and has [more details]

(pp.081–090) Hamdoun, H. et al. “A Peep into the ICT Services Ecosystem in Sudan”

2nd October 2016

Hassan Hamdoun School of Natural and Computing Sciences, University of Aberdeen, Kings’ College, UK Osama Mohammed Khair Zain-Sudan  Osama Mohammed Ibrahim Zain-Sudan  Marwan Adam Sudanese Knowledge Society, Khartoum, Sudan Purpose: To analyse the ICT services performance against the telecommunications and ICT purpose and mandate, taking into account stakeholders’ role in the ecosystem. Design/Methodology/Approach: This article presents [more details]

Future of Higher Education in the Arab Countries: Challenges and Opportunities in the Digital Economy

12th January 2015

Thursday, 02 November 2017 from 14:00 to 17:00 (BST) London, United Kingdom Hosts World Association for Sustainable Development (WASD) Royal Docks School of Business and Law UN Major Group for Children and Youth (UN MGCY) Target audience Academic, research, higher education officials, policy makers, youth, NGOs, civil society groups, businesses, and other stakeholders. Focus Arab Countries The workshop [more details]