Leben Nelson Moro

Board Member



Phone: +211 927 121 540

Email: lebenmoro@hotmail.com


Dr Leben Moro is the Director of the Directorate of Scientific and Cultural External Relations, University of Juba, and teaches graduate courses in the areas of development, conflict, forced migration and humanitarian affairs at the Center for Peace and Development Studies, University of Juba.

He received Master of Public Administration at the American University in Cairo, Egypt, and Master of Science in Forced Migration and Doctor of Philosophy in Development Studies at University of Oxford, UK.

He primarily conducts research on development-induced displacement and resettlement, focusing on oil-induced displacement in South Sudan. He has conducted fieldwork on local justice in South Sudan for the Rift Valley Institute and US Institute of Peace. Moreover, he has consulted for the GoSS, The World Bank, UN and NGOs.

Some of the findings of his studies appeared in the Journal of Refugee Studies (Oxford University), St Anthony’s International Review (Oxford University), Forced Migration Review (Oxford University), New Internationalist and Pambazuka News.



CSOs/CBOs and faith-based organizations-led peace and reconciliation efforts 12/12/2015


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