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A Sustainable Peace in South Sudan

December 21, 2016 jacobl 0

Stability is an essential precondition to peacebuilding. But is it right to prioritise stability in South Sudan over prevailing expectations of a sustainable political settlement? In […]

A Paradise Lost?

A Shattered Peace

September 21, 2015 jacobl 0

The crackdown in Equatoria threatens not only the civilians caught up in the violence but also the promise of a sustainable peace in South Sudan. […]

Victory is Certain!

The Oil War

May 31, 2015 jacobl 0

SPLM-IO has signalled its intention to seize them. The government will throw everything it has at their defence. Here’s why the oilfields at Paloich matter. […]

Crisis in the Homeland

February 15, 2014 jacobl 0

On 13th Feb, I was asked to speak about the crisis at a fundraising event for a charity. Below follows a transcript of my speech. […]