- Armament and disarmament
- Conflict and peace
- Peace and development
China presents a unique set of challenges and opportunities for global economic development, security and stability, and it increasingly affects the interests of Europe and the international community at large.
SIPRI's research on China combines traditional security issues with in-depth studies of China's evolving foreign and security policies, with a focus on:
With a unique, well-established full-time presence in Beijing, SIPRI’s global outreach activities in China include an annual launch of the Chinese version of the SIPRI Yearbook, organized with the China Arms Control and Disarmament Association, and frequent conferences and workshops organized with Chinese partners, such as the School of International Studies of Peking University, the Shanghai Institutes for International Studies, the Centre for Contemporary China and World Studies and the Institute of Strategic Studies of National Defense University.