Saferworld: China’s role in preventing conflict in South Sudan
In Juba on the morning of 30 May 2012, Saferworld hosted a roundtable discussion on Chinese engagement in South Sudan. Focusing on issues related to development and conflict prevention, the roundtable was opened by H.E. Vice President Riak Machar and chaired by the Deputy Minister of Finance and Economic Planning, Mr Marial Awou. Approximately thirty other participants - drawn from Government ministries, the military, embassies, NGOs and universities - joined the event and engaged in active discussion.