FROM EXODUS TO EMPOWERMENT: The Wad Balal Cattle Project in Sudan

The expats approached one of the Islamic Development Bank’s (IsDB) key strategic partners to seek financial and technical support - the Bank of Khartoum (BOK). Recognizing the project's potential for poverty reduction and rural development, the BOK readily agreed to participate. A unique partnership was formed, uniting the expertise and resources of the returning villagers, the financial assistance of the BOK, and the development experience of the IsDB.