• The Launch of the Sudd Institute May 12 (2012) : Founding Members
  • August in the office : Dr Mayai in the Office
  • Engagement in China : Diplomacy in China
  • The Sudd Public Lectures : Senior Researchers at the Sudd Institute
  • The Launch of ND Handbook, Berlin :
  • Engaging Audience on the Peace Process : The Sudd Institute Public Lecture on the Role in the Peace Process

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 in order to promote a more peaceful, just and prosperous society. Learn more »


In the News

Press Release:

6 May 2019

Staffing Changes at the Sudd Institute

22 February 2019
The Sudd Institute

The Sudd Institute in 2019

18 February 2019
The Sudd Institute in 2019


Recent Publications

The Return to Ten States in South Sudan: Does it Restore Peace?

21 February 2020
In this review, we analyze the recent decision by President Salva Kiir Mayardit to reinstitute the ten states system of...

The Sudd Institute in 2019: Looking Ahead

20 January 2020
In 2019, as in years past, the Sudd Institute was steadfast in observing, conducting research and analyzing South Sudan’s public...

South Sudan's devastating floods: why they happen and why they need a coherent national policy

11 December 2019
This year’s flood is one of the worst in South Sudan’s history.