Development potential of southern Sudan

strategies and constraints by Raphael K. Badal

Publisher: M.O.B. Centre for Sudanese Studies, Omdurman Ahlia University in [Omdurman]

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Edition Notes

Statementby Raphael Koba Badal.
ContributionsBadal, Raphael K.
LC ClassificationsHC835 .B33 1999
The Physical Object
Paginationv, 86 p. ;
Number of Pages86
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4018225M
LC Control Number2001392114

South Sudan’s. 1. development challenges are daunting. This region, historically within the Sudanese provinces of Bahr el Ghazal, Equatoria, and Upper Nile but now divided into the 10 southern states of Sudan, is home to over ethnic groups, many of whom suffer from some of the world’s worst socio-economic conditions. Sudan - Sudan - Conflict in Darfur: A separate conflict that remained unresolved centred on the Darfur region in western Sudan. The conflict began in when rebels launched an insurrection to protest what they contended was the Sudanese government’s disregard for the western region and its non-Arab population. In response, the government equipped and supported Arab militias—which came. Conflict in South Sudan and the Challenges Ahead Congressional Research Service 1 Background South Sudan emerged in as the world’s newest country, and one of its least developed. After almost 40 years of war between the Sudan government and southern insurgents, southern Sudanese voted in a January referendum to secede from Sudan. On July 9, , tens of thousands of South Sudanese gathered in the capital city of Juba at the mausoleum of rebel leader John Garang to celebrate the creation of their new state. Six months earlier, these jubilant crowds had voted in a referendum for independence from northern Sudan; more than 98 percent cast their ballots in favor of secession.

South Sudan - South Sudan - Religion: Christians, primarily Roman Catholic, Anglican, and Presbyterian, account for about three-fifths of South Sudan’s population. Christianity is a result of European missionary efforts that began in the second half of the 19th century. The remainder of the population is a mix of Muslims and those who follow traditional animist religions, the latter. In , the Sudanese and Egyptian governments decided to resume work on the Jonglei Canal project, which had been abandoned for 24 years. This project in southern Sudan plans to by-pass, and thus drain, part of the wetlands of the Bahr al-Jabal and Bahr az-Zaraf rivers into the White Nile. South Sudan, officially the Republic of South Sudan, is a landlocked country located in East-Central Africa. Some , km. 2. in area, the Republic of South Sudan shares borders with Sudan to the north, Ethiopia to the east, Kenya and Uganda to the southeast, the Democratic Republic of the Congo to the southwest, and the Central. Challenges. Many issues prevent the educational infrastructure in South Sudan from reaching its full potential, including poverty, governmental failures, ongoing violence, poor health of its citizens, and inaccessibility to schools that are overcrowded, underfunded, and operated by unqualified Sudan has the worst gender equality in education in the world.

Also, as reported in previous cholera outbreaks in South Sudan, Uganda, Haiti, and Zimbabwe, household chlorination of drinking water was associated with significantly lower risk for developing cholera in our study (7,8,9,11).In our study, water samples from case-patient households that did not chlorinate their drinking water showed evidence of contamination with fecal coliforms (>10 counts. Roots of the recent Civil War. The recent South Sudanese Civil War that resulted in a division of the state of Sudan dates back to Second Sudanese Civil War, which was a national conflict between the majority Muslim, Arab northern leadership administration and Christian, African South. With the limited social services destroyed, hundreds displaced, and educational facilities closed, the.   Sudan's south finally able to slake its thirst for beer This article is more than 10 years old UK-based brewery exploits booze void left by decades of civil war and sharia law.   Since the independence of South Sudan in , Egypt has significantly assisted the country in its development process, providing support in .

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Economic Development of Southern Sudan provides an overview of Development potential of southern Sudan book Southern Sudanese economy, and the main causes for the lack of development in the territory.

The book 2/5(1). Economic Development of Southern Sudan provides an overview of the Southern Sudanese economy, and the main causes for the lack of development in the territory. The book suggests strategies and policies for greatly reducing poverty and initiating sustainable development in the territory.

Yongo-Bure outlines the significance of the resource base of Southern Sudan, as well as the. Economic development of southern Sudan. [B Yongo-Bure] Book, Internet Resource: All Authors / Contributors: B Yongo-Bure.

Find more information about: OCLC Number: Description: xvi, pages ; 23 cm: Contents: 1. Introduction Resources Potential The Development potential of southern Sudan book Ababa Agreement Period Industrial Development The development planning process and approach 1 Coverage of the South Sudan Development Plan 2 Cross-cutting issues integral to the national development priorities 3 2 BACKGROUND AND CONTEXT 4 Historical context 4 Analysis of conflict 6 Causes of conflict 6 Consequences of conflict 8 Peace-building in South.

Through a study of the development of character in the novel A Long Walk to Water, students will immerse themselves in the experiences of the people of Southern Sudan during the Sudanese Civil War.

South Sudan claimed independence from Sudan inwhich makes it one of the newest countries in the world. In editor Nyuol Tong's introduction, he is reluctant to point to the familiar authors who form the "diaspora of former refugees and war survivors" and call them South Sudanese literature, due stars/5(24).

General description of South Sudan South Sudan has an estimated population of nearly 10 million people and it covers an area ofsquare kilometers. Physiographically, South Sudan is predominated by expansive flood plains and sudd wetlands, associated with the River Nile.

The Gross National Income per capita. South Sudan is the world’s newest country and gained independence from Sudan infollowing Africa’s longest-running civil war.

Ongoing conflict since has left thousands dead and million people displaced, and 57% of the population lives in poverty. Although rich in oil reserves, South Sudan remains one of Africa’s least developed nations.

85% of the population is still engaged in non-wage. South Sudan holds one of the richest agricultural areas in Africa, with fertile soils and abundant water supplies. Currently the region supports million head of cattle.

At independence inSouth Sudan produced nearly three-fourths of former Sudan's total oil output of nearly a half million barrels per day. (CPA), large numbers of Southern Sudanese are still highly vulnerable to food insecurity.

In spite of the current wide spread food insecurity problems, Southern Sudan has an immense potential for sustainable economic development and improved food security with its vast natural resources and favourable agro-ecology.

Appropriate. Online shopping for Sudan History Books in the Books Store. A Report on People and Government in the Southern Sudan, 2. price $ Timbuktu and the Songhay Empire: Al-Sa'Di's Ta'Rikh Al-Sudan Down to and Other Contemporary Documents price $   Based on the LGP classification, about percent of cropland in South Sudan is located in areas with high agricultural potential (LGP of more than days) and another percent in the medium potential areas (LGP between to days) (Table 2).

To some extent, population determines the current crop production, as well as fulfilling crop system’s potential for intensive.

Providing the most comprehensive analysis yet of South Sudan's social and political history, post-independence governance systems and the current challenges for development, this book will be essential reading for all those interested in the continuing struggle for peace in South Sudan.

Economic Development of Southern Sudan provides an overview of the Southern Sudanese economy, and the main causes for the lack of development in the territory. The book suggests strategies and policies for greatly reducing poverty and initiating sustainable development in the territory.

Yongo-Bure outlines the significance of the resource base of Southern Sudan, as well as the Reviews: 2. slavery in Sudan. He was Co-Director of the RVI Sudan Course in and Director – Jok Madut Jok was born and raised in southern Sudan.

He is Associate Professor of History at Loyola Marymount University, Los Angeles, and author of War and Slavery in Sudan () and Sudan: Race, Religion, and Violence ().

He is the Executive. South Sudan, officially called the Republic of South Sudan, is the world's newest country. It is a landlocked country located on the continent of Africa to the south of Sudan became an independent nation at midnight on July 9,after a January referendum regarding its secession from Sudan passed with around 99% of voters in favor of the split.

Introduction. Southern Sudan has an area ofSquare kilometers, which is equivalent to 25 % of the total area of the Sudan. It is located at the centre of Sub-Saharan Africa, bordering Ethiopia in the East, Kenya, Uganda and the Democratic Republic of Congo in the South and Central African Republic in the West and Northern part of the Sudan in the North.

4 Figure 2: HDI trends for South Sudan, Guinea-Bissau and Eritrea, South Sudan’s HDI of is below the average of for countries in the low human development group and below the average of for countries in Sub-Saharan Africa. 'This is a remarkable book, advancing to a new level the debate about the nature of justice in wartime and filling an important gap in the literature on South Sudan.

It is part political sociology, part deep ethnography about how people live with and overcome injustice. South Sudan, home to the longest civil war on the African continent at a cost of more than million lives, is a country ravaged by war and conflict.

Ina peace treaty backed by the United States finally ended the brutal war and guaranteed the South's right to secede from Sudan. Books shelved as south-sudan: There Is a Country: New Fiction from the New Nation of South Sudan by Nyuol Lueth Tong, What Is the What by Dave Eggers, Th.


OBEDA, Principal Youth. As a result of the choice of the people of southern Sudan for secession during the January referendum, a number of difficult issues need to be addressed and resolved between the new state and the Sudan. Most of these issues are specified in the Southern Sudan Referendum Act and include water resources.

The telephone system in Sudan is well equipped by regional standards and is maintained by modern standards. Overall, Sudan is a country full of business opportunities. List of 30 Small Business Ideas & Investment Opportunities In Sudan #1. Alteration Service. Alteration service is one of the best businesses in Sudan to start from home.

He said South Africa's potential to lead Africa into a new era must leverage the fact that half of the world's arable land is in Sub-Saharan Africa. "This is an immeasurable opportunity that is. The history of South Sudan comprises the history of the territory of present-day South Sudan and the peoples inhabiting the region.

South Sudan seceded from the Republic of Sudan in Geographically, South Sudan is not part of the Sudan region at all, forming as it does part of Sub-Saharan Africa.

In modern terminology, it does, however, include parts of the East Sudanian Savanna. Its inclusion in "Sudan. InSudan was considered as the 17th –fastest –growing economy in the world given the rapid development of the country -largely from oil profits, despite international sanctions.

However, the secession of the South inhad gravely affected the economy as more than 80% of Sudan’s oil fields existed in the southern part of the. Before the secession of South Sudan, the Ministry of Agriculture estimated that Sudan had 84 million hectares of potentially arable land.

The area under permanent crops was estimated at more than 19 million hectares inabout 23 percent of potential arable land.

Kastfelt (), ‘the region from the southern Sudan through northern Uganda to Rwanda, Burundi, and Congo – now the scene of brutal civil 1 Introduction The Causes & Costs of War in Africa From Liberation Struggles to the ‘War on Terror’ PAUL TIYAMBE ZELEZA. In the first book-length study of the South Sudan civil war, John Young draws on his close but critical relationship with the rebel SPLM-IO leadership to reveal the true dynamics of the conflict, and exposes how the South Sudanese state was in crisis long before the outbreak of war.

InSouthern Sudan will vote in a referendum on whether or not to become an independent state. The referendum comes six years after the South Sudan: Solutions for Moving Beyond an "ethnic conflict" Kuntzelman 83 cause of Southern Sudan’s current underdevelopment is rooted in this colonial history, as colonial preference was given to the Arab regions of the North, where power and decision-making became centralized in the Northern capital of Khartoum.

An independent South Sudan would come into possession of most of the country's oil reserves giving it a potential source of revenue to improve the lives of the very poorest of its citizens.