Peacebuilding in Sudan: Micro- Macro Issues

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Self-Determination and Secessionism in Somaliland and South Sudan

Bereketeab, Redie, NAI Discussion paper 75

This paper analyses the notion of self-determination and secession by adopting acomparative perspective on ...

Sudan and South Sudan: Current Issues for Congress and U.S. Policy

Congressional Research Service

Summary: Congress has played an active role in U.S. policy toward Sudan for more than three decades. Efforts to support an end to the ...

Forgotten Again: How the World Has Failed Abyei

Enough Project

On September 27, 2012, Sudanese President Omar al-Bashir and South Sudanese President Salva Kiir signed agreements concerning a host of issues resulting fro ...

A New History for a New Nation: The Search for South Sudan's Usable Past

Rift Valley Institute, Douglas Johnson, August 2012

South Sudan is a missing piece in the jigsaw of Africa's past, says RVI Fellow Douglas Johnson.

South Kordofan and Blue Nile: The Key to Peace Between the Two Sudans?

Jenn Christian, Enough Project, June 2012

The stalled negotiation process threatens the peace and stability of the two Sudans and the region at large.

Alex de Waal: Currently, it's war for North and South Sudan

Africal Arguments Blog post, April 2012

Today, the two countries are at war, in the border area of Heglig, as well as by proxy in Southern Kordofan and Blue Nile, and increasingly in the borderlands of South Sudan as well.

Learning from Sudan's 2011 Referendum

Jon Temin and Lawrence Woocher, USIP Report March 2012

Why was the 2011 referendum on the secession of southern Sudan largely peaceful despite predictions for renewed civil war?

South Sudan: International State-Building and its Limits

Wolfram Lacher, SWP Research Paper 4, February 2012

Donors should link their engagement for statebuilding more closely to political dialogue with the South Sudanese government

Building a Nation: South Sudanese Share Their Thoughts on the Creation of a Successful State

Traci D. Cook, National Democratic Institute, Nov 2011

As the people of South Sudan undertake the task of building a new nation, public opinion research conducted by NDI shows they are optimistic about South Sudan's future while also concerned about the fundamental challenges it faces.

Politics and Transition in the New South Sudan

International Crisis Group Nairobi/Brussels 4 Apr 2011

Now that South Sudan's self-determination has been realised, long-suppressed grievances and simmering political disputes have re-surfaced, threatening instability on the eve of independence.

Independent Southern Sudan and How the Two Sudans Become Stable Nations

USIP News Feature by Jok Madut Jok

On January 3rd 2011, at an event to mark the success of the preparations for Southern Sudan’s long-awaited referendum, the Chairman of the Southern Sud ...

Negotiating Sudan's North-South Future

International Crisis Group Africa Briefing No 76 2010

Post-referendum arrangements for Sudan's oil industry

European Coalition on Oil in Sudan Report December 2010

How to separate Siamese twins?

Secession and Precedent in Sudan and Africa

USIP Peacebrief No 68 2010

The combination of factors giving Southern Sudanese the option to secede is unlikely to be repeated elsewhere in Africa any time soon.

Race Against Time. The countdown to the referenda in Southern Sudan and Abyei

Aly Verjee, Rift Valley Institute, October 2010

The report analyses the unresolved procedural problems, technical difficulties, and disputes threatening the self-determination process. The report includes timelines, a guide to electoral bodies, comparisons with referenda elsewhere and a bibliography of legislative and other documents.

Cross-Border Relations Beyond the Referendum

Compiled Recommendations of State-Level Workshops March to August 2010. A Concordis International project, supported by the EC, in co-operation with Juba University.

Compiled Recommendations of State-Level Workshops March to August 2010. A Concordis International project, supported by the EC, in co-operation with Juba ...

Defining the North-South Border

International Crisis Group, Africa Briefing No 75, Sep 2010

More than a line: Sudan's North - South Border

Concordis International Sudan Report September 2010

Mekelle Memorandum of Understanding between the NCP and SPLM

MoU regarding post-referendum issues and arrangements, June 2010

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Allahu Akbar: A Friday in Khartoum
I am sipping to my coffee as I am listening to the local imam through the loudspeaker as he addresses his congregation inside the mosque.

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Recent books in the Resource Centre:

Past, present, and future - fifty years of anthropology in Sudan Munzoul A. M. Asal, Musa Adam Abdul-Jalil (2015)

South Sudan - a slow liberation Edward Thomas (2015)

Emerging orders in the Sudans editors, Sandra Calkins, Enrico Ille, Richard Rottenburg (2015)

South Sudan - the crisis of infancy Peter Adwok Nyaba (2014)

The new kings of crude - China, India, and the global struggle for oil in Sudan and South Sudan Luke Patey (2014)

Norge i Sudan - på bunnen av sola Bibiana Dahle Piene (2014)

Evaluation methodologies for aid in conflict edited by Ole Winckler Andersen, Beate Bull, Megan Kennedy-Chouane (2014)

A Poisonous thorn in our hearts - Sudan and South Sudan's bitter and incomplete divorce James Copnall (2014)

Disrupting territories - land, commodification Jörg Gertel, Richard Rottenburg (2014)

Sudan divided - continuing conflict in a contested state edited by Gunnar M. Sørbø and Abdel Ghaffar M. Ahmed (2013)

More recent books in the Resource Centre

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