South Sudan Crisis

7 December 2016, 7:00pm - 9:00pm

The Humanitarian Action Study Group of the Development Studies Association of Ireland held a seminar on the humanitarian crisis in South Sudan. 






Speakers included:

  • Feargal O'Connell (Concern Worldwide, Country Director South Sudan)
  • Francoise Gruneweld (Senior Humanitarian Consultant, Group URD)
  • Conor O'Loughlin (Trocaire, Humanitarian Manager)
  • Neltah, Chadamoyo (Consultant, Former Chairperson of the Africa Centre)

The seminar discussed the current humanitarian situation in South Sudan; reflect ed on the successes, challenges and lessons learned on delivering humanitarian responses in a context of protracted conflict; as well as debated key issues such as the role of humanitarian agencies in ensuring the protection of civilians.


Irish School of Ecumenics, Trinity College Dublin