Jok Madut Jok

Dr Jok Madut Jok is co-founder of the Sudd Institute. Born and raised in Sudan, Jok studied in Egypt and the United States. He is trained in the anthropology of health and holds a Ph.D. from the University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA). He is the author of three books and numerous articles covering gender, sexuality and reproductive health, humanitarian aid, ethnography of political violence, gender-based violence, war and slavery, and the politics of identity in Sudan. His book Sudan: Race, Religion and Violence, was published in 2007. Jok is co-editor of The Sudan Handbook (2010).

Works by this author

Sudan's Popular Uprisings: Where South Sudan Stands

South Sudan and the Collective Pain of Watching a Peace Agreement Struggle for its Life

Kenya's Crackdown on the South Sudanese

Climate Change and Gender in South Sudan

How viable is the latest South Sudan peace deal?

National Security versus Basic Liberties: Human Rights Challenges in South Sudan

Understanding the Cessation of Hostilities Agreements Violations in South Sudan

The Revitalization of the ARCSS and the Prospects for Peace in South Sudan

President Salva Kiir Mayardit's Visit to Khartoum: Goals and Outcomes