Research for a Peaceful, Just and Prosperous South Sudan

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Who We Are


The Sudd Institute is an independent research organization that conducts and facilitates research and training to inform public policy and practice, to create opportunities for discussion and debate, and to improve analytical capacity in South Sudan. The Sudd Institute’s intention is to significantly improve the quality, impact, and accountability of local, national, and international policy and decision-making in South Sudan...

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In the News


Press Release: The Sudd Institute on the Situation of Insecurity in Juba

17 December 2013

December 17, 2013 – Juba, South Sudan.

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Press Release: The Sudd Institute Announces New Executive Director

7 September 2013

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Cabinet needs improvement, says analyst

6 August 2013

JUBA - An analyst in Juba says South Sudan’s new cabinet is neither regionally balanced nor does it meet the...

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Recent Publications


Threat of Sanctions against South Sudanese Leaders: What Implications?

15 April 2014

The conflict in South Sudan between the government of Salva Kiir and the opposition forces, led by former Vice President...

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South Sudan’s Violence: The Health Implications

11 April 2014

Since South Sudan’s internal conflict struck roughly four months ago, concerned nations, organizations, and individuals scrambled for a remedial response.

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Alternatives to UN Trusteeship and Joint Administration Proposals Provided: A Response to Kuir Garang

7 April 2014

This response is prompted by a written critique of an article published by the Sudd Institute on March 11, 2014...

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