As discussions of peace in the Korean Peninsula have been brought to the global headlines by the Summit with the North Korean Supreme Leader Kim Jong-Un and President Donald Trump, the question of the future of the DMZ glares.
A participant of the 2017 Mexico Positive Peace workshop has gone on to create peace in her local community in a creative way.
Australia’s little known other “intervention” of 2003 wasn’t in the Middle East with the world’s eyes watching, but an effort to prevent a state collapse closer to home.
The basis to gauge an appropriate defense budget should be a rational defense strategy but not a randomly chosen economic criteria.
Gauging global arms production is not easy. When the most reliable source of data reports by company, rather than country, it’s difficult to determine globality.
Featuring the 2018 Global Peace Index, this year’s candidature was the strongest yet. The Data for a Cause Challenge winners have been announced.
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.
A Colombian case study: territorial control is facilitated because of the difficulty of civilians to mobilise with a collective purpose.
The number of ISIS foreign fighters is positively correlated with a country’s GDP per capita and its Human Development Index.
Tackling the rise of populism, and therefore also it’s negative affect on peace, will largely depend on a proactive governance.
Countries with higher levels of Positive Peace not only have a reduced number of grievances that arise, they also have the ability to resolve emerging disagreements without the use of violence.
Accurately interpreting the crime statistics could contribute to fewer sweeping stereotypes and perhaps greater harmony in social cohesion.
Despite the increasing number of initiatives all over the world, the current situation highlights the lack of coordination between stakeholders.