- Armament and disarmament
- Conflict and peace
- Peace and development
The inaugural ‘SIPRI Lecture’ was held on the theme 'Is the world on the road to peace or war?', honouring Dr Hans Blix for his lifelong career of distinguished public service dedicated to peace, disarmament, non-proliferation and conflict resolution.
SIPRI and its partner organization CONASCIPAL held the third National Forum of Civil Society for Peace and Security in Mali.
SIPRI, in cooperation with the European Union delegation in Mali, assembled representatives from two regions of central Mali to map security concerns and discuss ways to improve the development and security situation.