The 5 Countries that Improved Most in Peace

Four out of the five countries included are from sub-Saharan Africa. For 11 years, at least one sub-Saharan African country has been included in this list.

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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Data for Youth, Peace and Security

The IEP was invited to prepare an input brief for the Progress Study on Youth, Peace and Security, as commissioned by Security Council 2250.

5 Books to add to your Peace Bookshelf

A small library that helps to provoke thinking about how we are promoting peace within communities, nations and internationally.

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Defining Positive Peace

It is not often that we get a chance to really get to grips with what positive peace means, to reflect on how it is used and to understand how the different communities involved in peace work define and pursue the goals of positive peace.

How climate change induced drought is destabilising global peace

There is mounting evidence that climate change is creating the conditions for instability and poverty, two significant contributors to the outbreak of civil war and violence.

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