- Armament and disarmament
- Conflict, peace and security
- Peace and development
On 20–21 February, SIPRI and the Swedish Ministry for Foreign Affairs co-hosted a thematic and regional consultation on the 2020 review of the United Nations Peacebuilding Architecture.
On 24 February, SIPRI and Embassy of Sweden in Seoul jointly held a launch event for the report ‘The Impact of Artificial Intelligence on Strategic Stability and Nuclear Risk - Volume II: East Asian Perspectives’.
SIPRI played an active role at the conference and hosted a roundtable discussion on the theme ‘Artificial intelligence and strategic stability’, chaired by Dan Smith, SIPRI Director, and Dr Sibylle Bauer, Director of Studies, Armament and Disarmament.
As part of its engagement in peace and security matters in Africa, SIPRI, in cooperation with the Friedrich-Ebert-Stiftung Kenya office and the Pan African Climate Justice Alliance (PACJA), convened a meeting of the Horn of Africa Climate Security Working Group in Addis.
Despite the deployment of international and regional troops to support national armed and security forces in Mali, instability has escalated and spread across borders throughout the Sahel region.