- The country ratified the Cartagena Protocol in June 2005.
- The competent national authority is the National Biosafety Council.
- A Draft National Biosafety Framework was developed under the UNEP-GEF Biosafety Project and a National Biosafety Law exists since 2010.
- NEPAD Agency ABNE organized a biosafety workshop for Sudan regulators in Khartoum in June 2015.
- Cotton: commercial release of Bt cotton