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Gender Based Violence
There is no section on gender based violence but it is recognized that readers might be interested in
reports on the topic. The three below are recommended.
Hutchinson, Sharon and Jok Madut Jok. 2002. “Gendered Violence and the Militarisation of Ethnicity:
A Case Study from Southern Sudan.” In Richard Werbner, ed. Postcolonial Subjectivities in Africa.
London: Zed Books
Small Arms Survey. 2012. “Women and Armed Violence in South Sudan.”
Small Arms Survey. 2008. “No standing, few prospects: how peace is failing South Sudanese female
combatants and WAAFG.” (