Planning Cycle


Planning Cycle

Overview and Context

National Health Policy Strategy Plan

National Health Sector Strategic Plan II, 2012-2016 was jointly assessmed using JANS tool togther with four programme strategies (One JANS). Following the recent political changes and formulation of the transitional government in Sudan, Federal Ministry of Health supported by WHO and other partners is leading the development of the new National Health Sector Strategic Plan 2020 - 2023. The plan will be finalized and endorsed by 31 December 2020.

National Health Policy Strategy Plan Priorities

  • MNCH & Immunization

Annual Health Sector Review


The World Bank Income Group:


Fiscal Start Date

January 1

Legal and Political Systems

  • Executive branch: Transitional government has been formulated following the revolution and signing of the Constitutional Declaration in August 2019. Sovereignty Council and civilian led government are established to rule during the next 39 months and prepare for the fare and transparent elections.
  • Legislative branch: According to the Constitutional Declaration 2019, a legislative Council will be established by Forces of Freedom and Change and the military component of the transitional government.

Programmatic Planning and Project Timelines

National Health Policy Strategy and Plan
WHO Country Cooperation Strategy
National Development Plan
Multi-Year Plan (cYMP) for Immunization
Malaria Plan
Tuberculosis Plan
Ageing and Health Plan
Noncommunicable Diseases Plan
Mental Health and Substance Abuse Plan
Reproductive Health Plan
Maternal Health Plan
Newborn and Child Health Plan
Human Resources for Health Plan
Gavi Health System Strengthening (HSS)Support
Global Fund Resilient and Sustainable Systems for Health (RSSH)

Partners in Country

Endorsement of global compact for progress towards universal health coverage

UHC2030 member

UHC2030 joint vision progress

Sudan Joined IHP+ in 2011. Sudan organized One JANS to jointly assess the NHSSP in addition to other four programme specific strategies(HIV, TB, Malaria and EPI) in 2012. The country local health compact has been developed with involvement of different health partners, it has been signed by local and international partners in July 2014. Sudan has participated in 3rd and 4th rounds of the IHP+ monitoring processing 2012 and 2014 respectively. Sudan also participated in the 5th IHP+ monitoring round which tracked progress on the implementation of eight practices for effective development cooperation (EDC) IHP+ membership was transferred to UHC2030 in 2016. The country has established the Sudan Health

UHC Partnership for policy dialogue