held in IMATC, Nairobi from 25th to 28th Feb.
2008. (20) Participants were participated (“12” Sudanese, “10” from
UN & “4” facilitators from Cranfield University). JASMAR was
represented it General Manager Dr. Hussein Elobeid.
workshop aimed to:
Discuss the issues which will
impact on Sudan transitioning to national ownership.
Develop a transition framework.
The workshop discussed the
concepts of “end state”, “national ownership” & “transition” and
reached to draw a stepped way out for National Ownership which
was classified into seven elements each element has five levels.
Sudan Mine Action Program (Sudanmap)
will adopt this analytical approach to assist key stakeholders
in their way towards full national ownership. The workshop also
recognized the importance of defining transitional of ownership
in terms of the pillars of MA.
The workshop formulated a team
for further defining of the ownership components and levels. The
team will provide a full draft transition framework to the UNMAO,
NMAC, SSDC and key stakeholders by 1st Apr. 2008, for
comment by Apr. 30th 2008.
The team will brief stakeholders
on the approach being adopted in defining the transition of the
Sudanmap to full national ownership. Based on UNMAO, NMAC, SSDC
& other stakeholders, the team will prepare a revised draft
transition framework by 15th May, 2008 as it will be
discussed at a workshop in IMATC, Nairobi in late May, 2008.