Image by Washington University's School of Law. United States, 2011.
Image by Washington University's School of Law. United States, 2011.

Journalist Rebecca Hamilton spoke with a class at Washington University's School of Law about her her multi-year investigation into the impact of advocacy on Darfur policy, as well as about Sudan's historic referendum and the legal and political challenges that need to be faced. What are the major hurdles to constitution-building and governance facing the North and the South? What will happen to disputed territories such as Abyei?

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"Sudan in Transition” brings in-depth coverage of the cultural, political, economic and legal challenges that loom as Sudan lurches towards likely partition.

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