- 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 promotes dual-use and arms trade controls through research, publications, seminars and capacity-building activities.
SIPRI tracks arms production, international arms tranfers, arms embargoes and military spending.
SIPRI works to stop the spread of weapons of mass destruction, particularly biological, chemical and nuclear weapons.
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 analyses the state of European security and how it is changing.
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.
SIPRI looks at the effects of climate change on peace and security.
The Environment of Peace initiative aims to increase understanding of how climate change and other environmental crises affect prospects for peace and security.
SIPRI focuses on systems of governance, their effects on local populations, and their relationship to the emergence of armed conflict or sustainable peace in a given setting.