National Case Studies
National Study | Sudan
Location: North-eastern Africa, bordering 7 countries Central African Republic, Chad, Egypt, Eritrea, Ethiopia, Libya, South Sudan and the Red Sea.
Area: 1,861,484 km2 (cia.gov)
Population: 46,751,152 (July 2020) (cia.gov)
- Increase in water demand for agriculture and domestic use.
- Only 68% of the total population in Sudan have access to clean water (Sudan Water Crisis, 2019).
- Lack of agricultural production and low productivity (yield gap).
- Drought and floods.
- Unreliable access to electricity.