Sudan-South Sudan Series
The series bring together academic and practitioners on contemporary Sudan and South Sudan to deliver an interdisciplinary series of seminars.
The series bring together academic and practitioners on contemporary Sudan and South Sudan to deliver an interdisciplinary series of seminars. Ranging through legal, economic, political and cultural issues the seminars will challenge current views to provide insights on the future of the Sudans.
You can download the reports of the past events on the right hand side of this page.
Previous Events in this series
Chair: Dr Lutz Oette25 January 2019, Brunei Gallery, BG01, 5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Najlaa Ahmed, Dr. Carla Ferstman, Osman Mubarak, Dr. Mohamed Abdelsalam Babiker, Lutz OetteThe Strategic Initiative for Women in the Horn of Africa (SIHA) and the Redress Trust are proud to release a joint publication entitled ‘Criminalisation of Women in Sudan - A need for Fundamental Reform.’4 December 2017, Russell Square: College Buildings, 4429, 5:15 PM - 7:00 PM
Conflict, transition and the elusive search for justice in South Sudan24 February 2017, Brunei Gallery, Room B102 , 1:00 PM - 2:30 PM
Prof Eric Reeves, who has published extensively on Sudan, nationally and internationally, for almost two decades, will talk about The International Embrace of Khartoum: Causes and Consequences for Sudan, Implications for South Sudan.7 June 2016, Brunei Gallery, Brunei Gallery Lecture Theatre, 6:45 PM - 8:30 PM
Chair: Dr Lutz Oette
As part of the Sudan & South Sudan series, this seminar will reflect on resistance to the use of law as an instrument of power in Sudan and South Sudan, and challenges faced by those advocating legal reforms and greater rights protection.15 February 2016, Russell Square: College Buildings, Room 4429, 5:15 PM - 7:00 PM
Chairs: Angela Impey (SOAS) and Mariya Hassan (SOAS)
As part of the Centre of African Studies' Sudan & South Sudan Series, this panel will address the arts in their capacity as critical acts and explore a range of ways they are used to allegorize personal aspirations, strengthen communities, and cultivate political engagement.11 January 2016, Russell Square: College Buildings, Room 4429, 5:15 PM - 7:00 PM
Chair: Mawan Muortat
As part of the Sudan & South Sudan Series, panelists will highlight likely social, environmental, and economic impacts of agricultural policies in Sudan and South Sudan.7 December 2015, Russell Square: College Buildings, Room 4429, 5:15 PM - 7:00 PM
Chair: Gill Lusk
As part of the Sudan/South Sudan series, academics and professionals will discuss who is circulating weapons in the Sudans and why.16 November 2015, Russell Square: College Buildings, Room 4429, 5:15 PM - 7:00 PM