Sudan Political Map
Sudan Country Information:
Sudan is located in northeastern Africa. Sudan is bordered by the Red Sea, Egypt and Libya to the north, Chad and Central African Republic to the west, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Uganda, and Kenya to the south, and Ethiopia and Eritrea to the east.
Sudan Bordering Countries:
Central African Republic, Chad, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Egypt, Eritrea, Ethiopia, Kenya, Libya, Uganda
Atbara, Berber, Dilling, Dongola, Dorti, Ed Damazin, Ed Damer, Ed Dueim, El Fashir, El Fula, El Hawata, El Lagowa, El Manaqil, El Obeid, El Odaiya, En Nahud, Gedaref, Geneia, Juba, Kadugli, Kapoeta, Karima, Kassala, Khartoum North, Khartoum, Kosti, Kutum, Malakal, Maridi, Mongalla, Muglad, Nyala, Omdurman, Port Sudan, Rufa'a, Rumbek, Sennar, Shendi, Singa, Suakia, Umm Ruwaba, Wad Medani, Wadi Halfa', Warab, Wau and Yambio.
Akoba River, Blue Nile, Dungunab Bay, El Bahr el Abyad (White Nile), Lake Abyad, Lake Kundi, Lake No, Lake Nubia, Libyan Desert, Mountain Nile, Nubian Desert, Red Sea and Sobat River.
Sudan Natural Resources:
The fuel resources in Sudan include petroleum and hydropower. Some of the mineral resources present in this country are copper, chromium ore, tungsten, mica, silver, gold, zinc, and small reserves of iron ore.
Sudan Natural Hazards:
Sudan is subject to periodic persistent droughts. Other natural hazards for this country include dust storms.
Sudan Environmental Issues:
Environmental issues for Sudan include the inadequate supplies of potable water. In addition, there are periodic persistent droughts. Land issues include soil erosion, and desertification. The country's wildlife populations are threatened by excessive hunting.