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  • 26 Nov.: SIPRI Update out now

    The new SIPRI Update is out now. Access it online or subscribe to receive it in your inbox each month.

    Read this issue's feature essay about Cities and security by SIPRI's Ian Anthony. Check out the latest entries on our blog WritePeace and find all earlier issues and feature essays here.

  • 20 Nov.: New SIPRI publication on the Caucasus

    Policy brief Caucasus nov 2015 coverSIPRI is pleased to present a new Policy Brief “Managing conflict and integration in the South Caucasus: a challenge for the European Union” by SIPRI’s Dr Neil Melvin.

    Read more.

  • 19 Nov.: Today on WritePeace

    Food insecurity: strategic incentives for integrated action. Read SIPRI's Jiayi Zhou's contribution.

  • 17 Nov.: Today on WritePeace

    After Paris: Otherness and the power of exclusion. Read SIPRI's Kate Sullivan's contribution.

  • 11 Nov.: New SIPRI report on reviewing the legality of autonomous weapons

    The report outlines challenges related to the legal review of weapons that contain autonomous features, and argues for greater cooperation and information-sharing between states. The report will be launched tomorrow at the United Nations office in Geneva on the occasion of the meeting of states parties to the Convention on Certain Conventional Weapons (CCW).

    Read the press release and download the report.

  • 9 Nov.: Seminar report out now: Perspectives on Disarmament and continued relevance of the recommendations of the Blix Commission

    SIPRI publishes today its report and presentations from a joint event with the Swedish Ministry for Foreign Affairs at the United Nations last month.

    Read the event report by SIPRI's Tariq Rauf and access speaker presentations.

SIPRI data launches 

Upcoming launches

  • 14 Dec. 2015: Announcement of the SIPRI Top 100 arms-producing and military services companies for 2014.

Previous launches

SIPRI has launched three major data sets in the lead-up to the publication of SIPRI Yearbook 2015.