Article

Rethinking South Sudan’s Path to Democracy

Published: 25 Aug 2021
Summary:

South Sudan’s peace process is still largely up for negotiation. A new South Sudan must emerge through a civilian technocratic government; however, this will require such a government to dismantle the SPLA/M and transform how security forces control the state. It also means effectively addressing the root causes of conflict and a people-centred approach to a transitional parliament, drafting a new constitution, deciding what type of federalism best suits the country, and strengthening the electoral commission in the short-to-medium term.

  • Published year: 2021
  • Full version: Read the article here
  • Language: English
  • Journal: Conflict Trends 2021/2