The European-Sudanese Public Affairs Council, London.
"Sudan in 2002 is at a cross-roads. There are several reasons to believe that the
chances for a peaceful solution to the Sudanese conflict are better now than they
have ever been. Firstly, it would appear that there are constitutional and political
offers on the negotiating table, up to and including an internationally-monitored
referendum on southern Sudan’ s status, that address the issues central to the
Sudanese conflict. Secondly, there has been a distinct international shift in
opinion and policy with regard to Sudan..."