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South Sudan: Struggles for Peace & for Gender Equality

September 23, 2015 at 1:00 PM to 2:30 PM

Location:433 (History Lounge) Paterson Hall

The Institute of African Studies presents

“South Sudan: Struggles for Peace & for Gender Equality”


Tag Elkhazin, an independent consultant operating under Subsahara Centre with over 25 years of experience working throughout Africa, including on security sector reform, water & sanitation and capacity-building in South Sudan.


Riya William, Civic Education Officer with the Mundri Relief and Development Association  and president of Play for Peace in South Sudan. She is currently part of the Sister-to-Sister Mentorship program of the Nobel Women’s Initiative.

Event Poster.

For further information on recent political events in South Sudan, please review the Agreement on the Resolution of the Conflict in the Republic of South Sudan (signed in Addis Ababa on 17 August 2015) and the Reservations of the Government of the Republic of South Sudan (signed in Juba on 26 August 2015).

This is part of IAS’s Umeme: African Flashpoints series.