The independent resource on global security

Research

SIPRI looks at the most important symptoms of insecurity and efforts to control them.

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Recently updated Armament and disarmament projects

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SIPRI seeks to contribute to the understanding of trends and developments pertaining to nuclear, chemical and biological weapons.

Emerging military and security technologies

SIPRI monitors key developments in science and technology.

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The EU Non-Proliferation and Disarmament Consortium forms the core of a wider network of European non-proliferation and disarmament think tanks and research centres which the Consortium is responsible for promoting and coordinating.

SIPRI looks at the most important consequences of insecurity and efforts to minimize them.

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Recently updated Conflict, peace and security projects

Africa

SIPRI’s work in Africa spans several regions and cross-cutting themes, including peacekeeping operations, civil society and peacebuilding.

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SIPRI analyses the state of European security and how it is changing.

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SIPRI looks at security issues and development opportunities in Asia.

SIPRI looks at the long-term causes of insecurity to understand how societies identify and navigate paths to sustainable peace.

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Recently updated Peace and development projects

Food, peace and security

SIPRI seeks to improve the understanding of the relationship between food, security, stability and peace. For this work, SIPRI has agreed a multi-year partnership with the United Nations World Food Programme (WFP).

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SIPRI looks at the effects of climate change on peace and security.

Environment of Peace: Security in a new era of risk

The Environment of Peace initiative looks at how to secure peace in a new era of risk.