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De Waal, Alex, Ibreck, Rachel, Logan, Hannah., and Pendle, Naomi (2017) ‘Advancing Justice: a Local Approach to Courts in South Sudan‘, JSRP Policy Brief 6, January

Ibreck, Rachel, Logan, Hannah, and Pendle, Naomi (2017) ‘Negotiating Justice: Courts as Local Civil Authority During the Conflict in South Sudan’JSRP Report, February


Macdonald, Anna and Porter, Porter (2016) The Trial of Thomas Kwoyelo: Opportunity or SpectreReflections from the Ground on the first LRA Prosecution‘ Africa, 86 (4).

De Waal, Alex (2016) ‘Introduction to the Political Marketplace for Policymakers’, JSRP Policy Brief 1, March.

De Waal, Alex (2016) ‘A Political Marketplace Analysis of South Sudan’s “Peace”‘, JSRP Policy Brief 2, March.

De Waal, Alex (2016) ‘Introduction: Making Sense of South Sudan‘, African Affairs Virtual Issue: South Sudan, October.

De Waal, Alex and Ibreck, Rachel (2016) ‘Towards Community Protection: Chiefs’ Courts in United Nations Protection of Civilian Sites, South Sudan‘, JSRP Policy Brief 5, October.

Rigterink, Anouk S., Kenyi, John J., and Schomerus, Mareike (2016) ‘Report on JSRP Survey in Ezo and Tambura Counties, South Sudan, Second round, January/February 2015’


Hoffmann, Kasper and Wiuff Moe, Louise (eds.) (2015) ‘Protection and (In)Security Beyond the State: Insights from Eastern Africa and Sahel’, DIIS Report 2015:01.

Hopwood, Julian (2015) Elephants Abroad and in the Room: explicit and implicit security, justice and protection issues on the Uganda/South Sudan border’   JSRP Paper 22.

Ibreck, Rachel, and Pendle, Naomi (2016) Customary Protection?  Chiefs’ Courts as Public Authority in UN Protection of Civilians Sites in South Sudan‘, JSRP Paper 34 (September 2016)

Justice Africa (2015) ‘Justice in Practice: South Sudan’.

O’Byrne, Ryan (2015) Deities, Demons and Outsiders: the cosmological dimensions of (In)security and (In)justice in Pajok, South Sudan, JSRP Paper 21.

O’Byrne, Ryan (2015) Safety at the Margins: perceptions of justice and (in)security from South Sudan’s southern border’, JSRP Paper 23.

Pendle, Naomi (2015) “They Are Now Community Police”: Negotiating the Boundaries and Nature of the Government in South Sudan through the Identity of Militarised Cattle-keepers, International Journal on Minority and Group Rights 22(3).

Schomerus, Mareike, and Rigterink, Anouk (2015) ‘And Then He Switched off the Phone’: Mobile Phones, Participation and Political Accountability in South Sudan’s Western Equatoria StateStability 4(1).

Thomas, Edward (2015) South Sudan: A Slow Liberation (London: Zed Books).


de Waal, Alex (2014) ‘When kleptocracy becomes insolvent: Brute causes of the civil war in South Sudan’African Affairs 113(452).

de Waal, Alex, Hazlett, Chad, Davenport, Christian and Kennedy, Joshua (2014) ‘The epidemiology of lethal violence in Darfur: Using micro-data to explore complex patterns of ongoing armed conflict’, Social Science & Medicine 120, pp. 368-377.

de Waal, Alex and Mohammed, Abdul (2014) ‘Breakdown in South Sudan: What Went Wrong — and How to Fix It’Foreign Affairs, 1 January.

Hoffmann, Kasper (2014) ‘The Role of Development Aid in Conflict Resolution‘ in Stepputat, Finn, Hoffmann, Kasper, Wiuff Moe, Louise and das Pradhan-Blach, Rima, ‘New Approaches To Foreign Aid in Conflict-Affected Countries and Fragile Situations’, DIIS Report 2014:26.

Justice Africa, ‘Justice and Reconciliation in South Sudan’Justice Africa Policy Brief 1.

Rigterink, Anouk S., Kenyi, John J., and Schomerus, Mareike (2014) ‘JSRP Survey Report: Western Equatoria, South Sudan, First Round, May 2013’.

Schomerus, Mareike (2014) ‘Policy of Government and Policy of Culture: understanding the rules of law in the “context” of South Sudan’s Western Equatoria state’ in David Marshall (ed.), The International Rule of Law Movement: a crisis of legitimacy and the way forward (Harvard: Harvard University Press).

Schomerus, Mareike and de Vries, Lotje (2014) ‘Improvising border security: “A situation of security pluralism” along South Sudan’s borders with the Democratic Republic of the Congo’, Security Dialogue 45(3). Link to accepted pre-publication version here.


de Waal, Alex (2013) ‘Sizzling South Sudan: Why oil is not the whole story’Foreign Affairs, 7 February.

Mohammed, Abdul and de Waal, Alex (2013) ‘South Sudan must resolve ethnic conflicts to be a nation at peace’The Washington Post (29 December).

Schomerus, Mareike (2013) ‘Review of “War and Politics in Sudan: cultural identities and the challenges of the peace process” by J.D. Leach’, The Journal of Modern African Studies 52(1).

Vaughan, Christopher, Schomerus, Mareike, de Vries, Lotje (eds.) (2013) The Borderlands of South Sudan: Authority and Identity in Contemporary and Historical Perspectives (New York: Palgrave Macmillan).


Schomerus, Mareike (2012) ‘They forgot what they came for: Uganda’s army in Sudan’, Journal of Eastern African Studies, 6(1).

Schomerus, Mareike and Titeca, Kristof (2012) ‘Deals and Dealings: Inconclusive Peace and Treacherous Trade along the South Sudan-Uganda Border’, Africa Spectrum 47(2-3).





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