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


The Sudd Institute in 2015

24 December 2015


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Employment Opportunity at the Sudd Institute

16 September 2015

Job Posting: N0. SUDD 3 

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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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Recent Publications


Making Sense of South Sudan’s New Petroleum HSE Management Systems and Plan Regulations

28 April 2016

Environmental conditions in South Sudan’s petroleum producing areas have continued to deteriorate.

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The Challenge of Constitutionalism and Separation of Powers Doctrine in South Sudan

26 April 2016

The Republic of South Sudan, although fairly nascent as an independent state, aspires to become a democracy that embraces constitutionalism.

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National Security Versus Basic Liberties: Human Rights Challenges in South Sudan

11 April 2016

Although South Sudan publicly commits to a culture of human rights protection, whether through the bill of rights in the...

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