ISTIDAMA is an independent policy making Center for Land and Environmental Governance. It delivers specific assignments, according to needs, on topics related to land and environmental governance in Sudan.
ISTIDAMA’s vision is to be the pole of knowledge and expertise in the field of land and environmental governance in the region. The Center’s mission is to provide high expertise and experience while bringing together different stakeholders, facilitating the dialogue between Governmental organizations, communities, investors, and CSO’s.
The Center focuses on research and capacity building, and it aims at: improving policies and strategies in the land and environmental sector in Sudan; strengthening the institutions and legislations regarding land and environmental governance in the country; increasing awareness on land governance issues; reducing conflicts related to land and environment governance in the region.