Press round up: Global Terrorism Index 2018

Deaths from terrorism fall 44%, terrorism still widespread; from the BBC, USA Today to Forbes, CNN and Deutsche Welle – find out how the global media are covering the Global Terrorism Index 2018.

IEP and the University of Oxford to launch Historical Peace Index

The Index will use cutting-edge statistic methods and robust historical data to map Global Peace over thousands of years, and provide evidence-based insight into how to improve levels of Global Peace in the future.

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The 2% fetish: NATO’s military expenditure debate

The basis to gauge an appropriate defense budget should be a rational defense strategy but not a randomly chosen economic criteria.

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Successful Peacebuilding: A summary of research findings

The Institute for Economics & Peace’ research program has demonstrated that efforts to build peace can and do show measurable results and lead to the successful reduction of violence and meaningful improvements in people’s lives.

Global Peace Index: Released Today

Measuring peace in a complex world: The world is less peaceful today than at any time in the last decade.

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Mexico Peace Index 2018

The Mexico Peace Index 2018 launched last week. Here’s what you need to know – in charts.

Watch: 2017 Positive Peace Conference

The 2017 Positive Peace Conference brought together leading positive peace practitioners, policymakers, members of the media, and representatives of other fields to explore new opportunities and challenges for strengthening positive peace.