Republic Of The Sudan @ Tedx Seoul Party


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Let's spread the message of Unity of Sudan brothers and Sisters.
For my Southern Sudanese brothers and sisters..please vote for the Unity of Sudan.
We're One People...We're One Nation... One Sudan...Let's build it together.
With my love and respect.
Anwar Dafa-Alla

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  • Original Contents by: anwarking [email_address] Editor: Khalid Elshafie. [email_address]
  • Republic Of The Sudan @ Tedx Seoul Party

    1. 1. Sudan : The Land of hospitality Presented @ Tedx Seoul party on 21-12-2009 By: Anwar Dafa-Alla [email_address] Prepared by: Khalid Elshafie [email_address]
    2. 3. We were 7 Sudanese students @ Saemaul Undong Training Institute, Korea Branch to learn about leadership and development. Nov 28-29-2009 http:// /
    3. 4. S.U.D.A.N  The land of hospitality
    4. 5. Sudan Geography Location: North East Africa
    5. 6. <ul><li>Geography-notes: </li></ul><ul><li>Ranked tenth in the world in area. </li></ul><ul><li>largest country in Arab World and Africa. </li></ul>
    6. 7. Cities and States Sudan is a FEDERAL country divided into 25 states. Khartoum is the capital and Port Sudan is seaport city on the read sea.
    7. 8. Major Rivers and Lakes The White Nile coming from lake VICTORIA,UGANDA, joins the Blue Nile which is coming from lake TANA, Ethiopia at Khartoum confluence.
    8. 9. Sudan People <ul><li>Sudan is a multiracial and multi-religious country. </li></ul><ul><li>There are about 500 tribes and 200 languages and dialects. </li></ul><ul><li>Arabic is lingua franca ,the common language spoken by the majority. </li></ul>
    9. 10. Sudan History <ul><li>Ancient Nubian civilization </li></ul><ul><li>First Urban Life in Africa </li></ul><ul><li>links below </li></ul><ul><ul><li>EARLY HISTORY </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Cush </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Meroe </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Christian Nubia </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>THE COMING OF ISLAM </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>The Arabs </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>The Decline of Christian Nubia </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>The Rule of the Kashif </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>The Funj </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>The Fur </li></ul></ul>
    10. 11. Traditional Arts and crafts Many crafts are available in Sudan's souks (markets). Strings of heavy beads often include antique trading beads made from colored glass.
    11. 12. Crafts
    12. 13. Customs <ul><li>Marriage and Family: </li></ul><ul><li>The traditional Sudanese family is strongly patriarchal. Three generations of males and their spouses and children usually live in the same household. The home is a cohesive, private place where a family member can always return for support. Women manage the home. Read More… </li></ul>
    13. 14. <ul><li>Lamb, goat, and fowl are the usual meats. Pasta dishes are also popular. Other common foods include flat breads made of sorghum or millet flour and spicy soups with meat or eggs. </li></ul><ul><li>These are eaten with the right hand, using flat bread or a stiff millet porridge known as asida or kisra . </li></ul><ul><li>The strong Sudanese coffee is served from a special tin &quot;jug&quot; with a long spout, known as a jebena . </li></ul><ul><li>Fruit teas and herbal teas such as karkaday (hibiscus tea) are also popular.Most people seem to have a very sweet tooth, piling several teaspoons of sugar into their cups of tea, and enjoying sugary desserts.Peanuts, known as Ful-Sudani , are a popular snack, and can be made into delicious macaroons. Read more…. </li></ul>Food
    14. 15. Sudan Economy <ul><li>Natural resources: Petroleum; Iron ore, copper, chromium ore, zinc, tungsten, mica, silver, gold, Uranium, ETC.. . </li></ul><ul><li>Industries : </li></ul><ul><li>cotton ginning, textiles, cement, </li></ul><ul><li>edible oils, sugar, soap distilling, shoes, petroleum refining . </li></ul>
    15. 16. Red Sea The Sudanese coast is 650 km long as the crow flies; numerous embayment and gulfs make it 750 km long. It has two prominent features; coastal lagoons, locally called marsas, and reefs, called shia'ab in Arabic.
    16. 17. Wild Life in Sudan <ul><li>Sudan is probably the country in the world with the greatest variety of big mammals living on land. </li></ul><ul><li>Sudan has the largest natural ZOO in the world. </li></ul>
    17. 18. Sudan Music <ul><li>Sudan has a variety of music. </li></ul><ul><li>Traditional and modern at it’s different regions </li></ul>
    18. 19. Popular Dancing Dancing is considered as one of the important expressive means to many Sudanese tribes. <ul><li>Different Sudanese </li></ul><ul><li>Tribes have different kind of dance. </li></ul>
    19. 20. Popular Figures Loul Deng NBA Player
    20. 21. Popular Figures Emmanual Jal Musician TED talk: Emmanuel Jal : The music of a war child
    21. 22. Popular Figures Alek Wek Model
    22. 23. Popular Figures Beijin 2008 Bronze Medil Ismail Ahmed Ismail Athletic
    23. 24. Popular Figures Rashid Diab Painter
    24. 25. Popular Figures Alexander Siddig Actor
    25. 26. Popular Figures And Many More…..
    26. 28. <<<<<2011>>>>>Separation?
    27. 29. Please support Sudan Unity <ul><li>We are ONE people </li></ul><ul><li>We are ONE nation </li></ul>
    28. 30. References <ul><li>Google Images </li></ul><ul><ul><li>http:// / </li></ul></ul><ul><li>The official Sudanese My space Page: </li></ul><ul><ul><li> </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Wikipedia </li></ul><ul><ul><li>http:// /wiki/Sudan </li></ul></ul><ul><li>AnwarKing </li></ul><ul><ul><li>http:// </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Abolkog </li></ul><ul><ul><li> </li></ul></ul>