SEMINAR : ‘South Sudan’s Revitalised Peace Agreement: Past, Present and Future Challenges to Peace’, 27 September 2018, 10:20-13:00.

The Centre for the Study of Governance Innovation and Department of Political Sciences, University of Pretoria and the Institute of African Renaissance Studies, UNISA invite you to a seminar entitled;

SOUTH SUDAN’S REVITALISED PEACE AGREEMENT:

PAST, PRESENT AND FUTURE CHALLENGES TO PEACE 

Five years since the outbreak of the current conflict, the ruling Sudanese People Liberation Movement- in Government (SPLM-IG), and the SPLM-in-Opposition (IO) have yet again entered into an agreement. This seminar aims to provide an understanding of why crucial peace negotiations and efforts have been failing in South Sudan. Through a review of prior events, the many peace negotiations and deep-seated issues, the seminar will map out the complex journey that this country has travelled.

Presented by:

Prof. Martin Rupiya (IARS-UNISA): Styles on Mediation and Foreign Policy convergence in South Sudan, Uganda and Sudan

Dr. Nelson Alusala (GovInn-UP): Peace Agreements Image removed by sender. page1image1815488Process of Disarmament, Demobilization, and Reintegration (DDR) and Security Sector Reform interventions in South Sudan

Ms. Emmaculate Asige Liaga (Dep of PolSci-UP): Characteristics of societal- traditional peace and conflict Bottom-Up peace and peacebuilding strategies to meet the dynamic context of South Sudan

Date: 27th September 2018

Time: 10:30-13:00

Venue: Old College House, University of Pretoria

RSVP https://goo.gl/forms/ v1bvjSFvlkucZdQ33 by 26 September

Kindly address any queries to Ms. Emmaculate Liaga emmaliaga@yahoo.com or Mr. Alfred Matjila matjila@unisa.ac.za