South Sudan is one of the world’s most fragile countries, affected by conflict since it was created in 2011.
A severe and protracted humanitarian crisis is exacerbated by economic collapse. It has one of the highest inflation rates in the world, and a huge fiscal deficit. Half the population requires emergency food assistance. One-third of the population is displaced, including more than 2 million refugees who have fled to neighbouring countries.
ASI has helped to develop government systems and to stabilise society through community-building and by reintegrating former terrorists into society. We have worked on the mining sector as well as investment and trade.