South Sudan's political marketplace in eight cartoons. Art by Victor Ndula and text by Alex de Waal.
Explore Sudan and South Sudan's recent political history and access key documents on our interactive timeline.
Can we improve civilian protection by studying how mass atrocities have ended in the past? UN Photo/Martine Perret
The WPF's Sudan Peace Archive allows unprecedented access to the process of mediation in the Sudans.
For over 100 years, the WPF has sought to educate about the waste and destructiveness of war and preparation for war.
Associate Professor of Engineering and Political Science at MIT and World Peace Foundation Board Trustee, Ken Oye is quoted in The New York Times discussing the implications of synthesis of morphine from genetically engineered yeast, from the article published in the journal Nature, “Drugs: Regulate 'home-brew' opiates”.
Deborah Chasman is Coeditor of Boston Review. Prior to that she worked at Beacon Press (1989-2002) where she developed the list in race, ethnicity, and social justice before becoming Editorial Director. She has served as a judge for the National Magazine Awards and the Pulitzer Prize. Click here to learn more about the WPF Board of Trustees.
There is a longstanding joke about Sudanese statistics: 87.7% of official figures are made up on the spot. Morten Jerven’s fabulous short book is a vindication of such skepticism, continent-wide and covering the last 25 years of economic analysis and policymaking. His aim is ambitious: nothing less than claiming that economists—specifically econometricians, who apply statistics [...]