Host: Dr David Duriesmith

When: 18 October 6pm-8:30pm

Where: Room s304 Building 24

In 2011, the Republic of South Sudan became the world's newest nation. After a 50-year civil war, which killed over 2-million people, the stakes and hopes are high. But how does one build a country from scratch?

State Builders follows a determined UN official and the country's newly appointed Vice-President as they attempt to put theory into practice to shape the young democracy.

If you're not worried ..... do. - Lise Grande, UN Mission to South Sudan  on the lack of any resolution or road map to nationhood.


About School Film Series

We’re back. The POLSIS film series is reborn and this time we are student led!

On Tuesdays from Week 4, come to experience modern take on the idea of politics and film.

Spanning topics from Indigenous Issues to Climate Change and Marxism, the new films will explores a spectrum of issues relevant to us as emerging leaders.

Hear from a diverse range of people – experts, those with lived experiences, students, people who are trying to know more.

Question yourself. Think bigger.