2015 – 2018
This program started in 2015 when Sudan was still under International sanctions. SAMA successfully obtained a license from the Department of Treasury, Office of Assets Control (OFAC) to export donated medical supplies to Sudan. Table 1 outlines the airfreight shipments from 2015 to 2018.
2018 – 2019 Container # 1
After establishing its’ Sudan Office with permanent local staff in Khartoum, SAMA shipped its first 40 foot container (Container#1) valued at $304,573.14. It arrived in Khartoum in October 2018, stored in a donated space at Soba University Hospital, and was distributed over a 12 months period to ensure that they are delivered to those in need.