- Armament and disarmament
- Conflict, peace and security
- Peace and development
SIPRI looks at the most important symptoms of insecurity and efforts to control them.
SIPRI seeks to contribute to the understanding of trends and developments pertaining to nuclear, chemical and biological weapons.
SIPRI promotes dual-use and arms trade controls through research, publications, seminars and capacity-building activities.
SIPRI monitors key developments in science and technology.
SIPRI looks at the most important consequences of insecurity and efforts to minimize them.
SIPRI produces policy-relevant research on data and trends, future developments, and gender in peace operations and conflict management.
SIPRI looks at security issues and development opportunities in Asia.
SIPRI’s work in Africa spans several regions and cross-cutting themes, including peacekeeping operations, civil society and peacebuilding.
SIPRI looks at the long-term causes of insecurity to understand how societies identify and navigate paths to sustainable peace.
SIPRI looks at the effects of climate change on 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).
The Environment of Peace initiative looks at how to secure peace in a new era of risk.