Working Paper

June 13, 2023 | Izzy Birch
Conflict-Sensitive Social Protection: Sudan Country Report

This is one of three country case studies (the others being of Kenya and Somalia) that explore the interaction between…

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Ensuring an Effective Social Protection Response in Conflict-Affected Settings: Findings from the Horn of Africa

The interaction between social protection and conflict is an emerging area of study with particular relevance to the Horn of…

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May 11, 2023
Making sense of 'localisation' in Sudan

In this working paper, Making sense of ‘localisation’ in Sudan, the Conflict Sensitivity Facility (CSF) seeks to inform and enable…

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March 02, 2021 | Joshua Craze
Dividing lines: Grazing and conflict along the Sudan-South Sudan border

The emergence of a national border into a complex environment containing many groups with different histories and narratives—especially during the…

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Poverty among Sudanese communities along the eastern borders: A case study from the Kassala and Gedarif States

The data for this paper was collected through a survey aimed at reviewing the socioeconomic conditions of the communities living…

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February 18, 2021 | Idris ElHassan
South Sudan “arrivals” in the White Nile (Sudan) – Not citizens, not IDPs, not Refugees: What are they?

This paper discusses the living conditions of the so called “arrivals,”1 South Sudanese refugees in Sudan, most of whom now…

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February 18, 2021 | Jérôme Tubiana, Victor Tanner
Divided they Fall: The Fragmentation of Darfur’s Rebel Groups

In early 2003, after several years of simmering violence, rebel groups in Darfur launched a full-scale rebellion against Sudanese government…

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February 18, 2021 | Jago Salmon
A Paramilitary Revolution: The Popular Defence Forces

In late June 1989, Sudan’s tumultuous third period of democratic governance was interrupted by a bloodless coup. Led by little-known,…

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February 18, 2021 | John Young
Armed Groups along Sudan’s Eastern Frontier: An Overview and Analysis

This study examines armed groups along Sudan’s eastern frontier, analysing them both in historical terms and in the context of…

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February 18, 2021 | John Young
The Eastern Front and the Struggle against Marginalization

This study describes the origins and the rise of the Beja Congress (and to a lesser extent the Rashaida Free…

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