Martina Santschi

Martina Santschi holds an MA in Social Anthropology, Ecology and Biology from the University of Bern. She joined swisspeace in April 2007 as a PhD candidate. The topic of her PhD research is "Negotiating Authority and Statehood in South Sudan.” She is also a researcher with the Secure Livelihoods Research Consortium research project on South Sudan.

Dividing Communities in South Sudan and Northern Uganda: Boundary disputes and land governance

In September 2014, a conflict erupted between South Sudanese and Ugandans in the borderlands of Kajokeji County, South Sudan and Moyo...MORE >

Local Justice in Southern Sudan

This report analyses the workings of the justice system in Southern Sudan, focusing on the real-world relationship between local chiefs...MORE >