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South Sudan’s Search for its Soul, Jok Madut Jok, TEDx, August 2012

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This video was produced in 2012 but is as relevant today as ever. Jok Madut Jok, then Under-Secretary Ministry of Culture, Youth and Sport; Co-Founder Sudd Institute; Professor of African Studies, Loyola Marymount University, California and author of many books on South Sudan and North Sudan speaks about the importance of culture in nation building,…

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South Sudan To Be

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This 10 minute film was made by the South Sudan Theatre Organization with Transformedia. Through the lens of the troupe’s first production, the film looks at the potential role of culture in reconciliation in South Sudan (Excerpted from 50 minute documentary, South Sudan Arabic, English subtitles). The full film has been shown across South Sudan…

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200 peace activists trained by CNHPR

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This video is an interesting look at the vision for a national reconciliation and healing process just before the outbreak of wider conflict in December 2013. “On 25 November 2012, a public announcement of ‘a first-ever comprehensive peace and national reconciliation conference to try and heal the mental wounds that have visibly divided … communities…

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Women of South Sudan

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This video gives voice to women affected by the conflict in South Sudan since 2013. The contributors discuss the impact of the war and the involvement of women in the peace process. South Sudan’s peace agreement signed in August was meant to end a 21-month-old civil war that has left thousands dead and many more…

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