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Dr Jaïr van der Lijn, Director of the SIPRI Peace Operations and Conflict Management Programme, presents the report.

New SIPRI research on peace operations was presented to policymakers in Brussels.

Participants of the intensive online course on chemical and biological weapons

On 28–31 May, SIPRI and the European Union Non-Proliferation and Disarmament Consortium (EUNPDC) delivered an intensive online introductory course on chemical and biological weapons for graduate and postgraduate students. Participants learned about the proliferation of chemical and biological weapons, efforts to eliminate them, and the various mechanisms used to control their spread, as well as endeavours to reduce the risk of chemical or biological agents in terrorist attacks.

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This SIPRI webinar focused on mineral resource competition.