South Sudan

Study on the intersection between climate change, human mobility and conflict in South Sudan


Bodhi was contracted by IOM to conduct an in-depth analysis of climate hazards, human mobility and human security in South Sudan. This was aimed at developing sustainable response against a backdrop of consistent and multifaceted conflict, significant impacts of climate change and ecological disasters, and disrupted, and disruptive migration patterns across the country. The analysis consisted of an unprecedented assessment of the intersection between climate change, human mobility, and conflict in South Sudan, and evaluated relevant climate change and human security policies and governance arrangements existing in the country. It concluded by producing actionable recommendations for IOM to address interacted impact of climate change, conflict and migration and seize opportunities to build peace and social cohesion in South Sudan.

Research team