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South Sudan

Category 1 – Extreme Risk: Jonglei, Unity, Upper Nile states

Category 2 – High Risk: Entire country of South Sudan

The risk ratings above are in accordance with the UT Restricted Regions List. If you are traveling to this location, please refer to the guidelines for Requesting Travel Authorization to Restricted Regions.

Before beginning the request process, we encourage you to visit the following websites to gain a better understanding of the risks associated with travel to this country:

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Links to International News Sources

BBC - Sudan Country Profile
Reuters - Sudan
CNN - Sudan
NPR - Africa
NY Times - Sudan
The Washington Post - Africa
The Huffington Post - Sudan
MSNBC - Sudan
The Economist - Africa
Al-Jazeera - Africa

The well-being of UT students, faculty, and staff is the primary concern of the UT-Austin International Oversight Committee. We realize that some areas of the world present heightened health, safety, and security risks, and so the resources above are provided to help UT travelers make informed decisions regarding their international travel.