South Sudan is in a World of Hurt

South Sudan is the world’s most fragile state in 2015, according to an index released by the Fund For Peace (FFP) Wednesday. FFP, a nonprofit based in Washington D.C., analyzed 12 indicators related to a state’s social, economic and political climate in determining fragility, in addition to 100 sub-indicators. This marks the second year in a row South Sudan has earned the highest rank. Countries are scored by the sum of all factors, and a higher number means increased pressure Read more […]