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Past News and Events

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SIPRI will host a workshop on autonomous technologies and their societal impact, covering technological, environmental, cultural, structural, political and socio-economic factors.

Nuclear weapon in silo

Dr. Yongsoo Hwang will discuss North Korea's key nuclear installations and their role in nuclear testing.

Two members of the United Nations Mine Action Service in a mine clearance site in Aru Junction, South Sudan in 2015

SIPRI and the Geneva International Centre for Humanitarian Demining (GICHD) recorded 106 incidents related or suspected to be related to anti-vehicle mines (AVMs) during JanuaryJune 2016.

A truck carrying 10,000 litres of water travels to provide water to Gonka Complete Primary School during the ongoing drought in Ethiopia, April 2016. Photo: flickr / UNICEF Ethiopia

SIPRI will host an event at this year's World Water Week in Stockholm, focusing on security actors and the governance of water resources.

Police entering the Complexo do Alemao during the 2010 Rio de Janeiro Security Crisis

SIPRI and the United Nations Regional Centre for Peace, Disarmament and Development in Latin America and the Caribbean (UNLIREC) have joined efforts to map ATT-relevant cooperation and assistance activities carried out in Latin America and the Caribbean during 2012–2016.