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Past News and Events

Environment of Peace panellists highlight climate justice challenges in climate and security seminar

On 19 October Margot Wallström and Helen Clark, members of the international expert panel advising SIPRI’s Environment of Peace initiative, addressed a virtual seminar on peace and climate change organized by the International Peace Bureau, the Olof Palme International Center and the International Trade Union Confederation.

Promoting Peace in the Age of Compound Risk—New SIPRI film

SIPRI is pleased to launch a new film capturing insights from global actors on promoting peace in the age of compound political, social, economic and environmental risks reinforced by the Covid-19 pandemic.

SIPRI experts contribute to the 2021 Global Hunger Index report

On the occasion of World Food Day and against the backdrop of the United Nations Food Systems Summit, the 2021 Global Hunger Index (GHI) report is released today. This year’s report focuses on hunger and food systems in conflict settings. Dan Smith, SIPRI Director, and Dr Caroline Delgado, Senior Researcher and Director of the Food, Peace and Security Programme, authored the main essay of the report, highlighting the topic.

SIPRI co-hosts webinar on the impact of Covid-19 on peace operations

On 6 October, a SIPRI and United Nations Department of Peace Operations (UNDPO) webinar explored the many impacts of Covid-19 on peace operations.

SIPRI hosts webinar on South Asian nuclear research findings

On 29 September, SIPRI hosted ‘South Asia’s Nuclear Future: SIPRI’s Project Findings’, the final event of its project on nuclear challenges in South Asia.