Topic : Conflict Prevention

  • 18mustreadstoriesnuclear Global Agenda Councils Article

    A new approach to nuclear security

    In these days of economic woe, potential pandemic disease, and widespread civil unrest, it may come as a… more

  • SUPPORTERS OF TAIWAN PRESIDENT CHEN SHUI-BIAN JOIN HANDS ON THE ISLAND OF HO PING. Global Agenda Councils Article

    2015: the year geopolitics bites back?

    In the years following the Cold War, the prevailing view was that the world had moved towards a… more

  • Soldiers guard the Yemeni Parliament building during a board meeting on government’s plan of national reconciliation in Sanaa Forum Article

    5 lessons for Yemen’s new government

    Since the signing of the GCC supported agreement that ended the political crisis in 2011, Yemen embarked on… more

  • A woman works at the General Company for Leather Industry in Baghdad Global Agenda Councils Article

    Four ways businesses can help to build peace

    The 9/11 al Qaeda attack on the World Trade Centre twin towers – soaring symbols of development and… more

  • Schoolchildren hold up pieces of paper featuring doves during a march called “The right to live in peace” in San Jose Forum Article

    Can the internet solve conflict?

    Over the past decade there has been growing interest in using the internet and other communication… more

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    Why domestic violence costs more than war

    What is the biggest source of violence in our world? With the brutal conflicts in Syria, Ukraine and… more

  • A South Sudanese man works at a mobile phone charging kiosk at the Tzaipi refugee camp in Adjumani Forum Article

    Can mobile phones really cut conflict in Africa?

    Information and communication technologies (ICTs) and new media have often been viewed as a solution to… more

  • Soldiers of the Eurocorps hold the European flag during a ceremony in front of the European Parliament in Strasbourg Forum Article

    Should Europe play a greater role in the world?

    The chaotic consequences of the gradual disintegration of Pax Americana are becoming increasingly… more

  • Woman walks past graffiti on a wall in Erbeen, in the eastern Ghouta suburb of Damascus Global Agenda Councils Article

    Why we need a better understanding of Syria

    How did we fail Jim Foley? We failed him by forgetting about his case, by letting Syria’s story fade… more

  • Birds fly during sunrise in Gaza Forum Article

    3 narratives shaping the Middle East

    Three distinct timelines are shaping developments in the Middle East: the short-term timeline of daily… more

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    How sanctions can cause financial crisis

    With the crisis in Ukraine intensifying, the United States and the European Union are locked in a… more

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    Why Africa needs more humanitarian action

    Africa is changing dramatically – and so are outsiders’ attitudes toward it, with the US finally… more

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    Why we should worry about nuclear security

    Nobody would dispute the danger inherent in possessing nuclear assets. But that danger becomes far more… more

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    The economic threat of weak global governance

    This month – the centenary of the outbreak of World War I – is an opportune time to reflect on big… more

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    A better future for Guatemala’s indigenous people

    Latin America is a region filled with beautiful landscapes, wildlife and vegetation. The region’s… more

  • Forum Article

    Girls are speaking up: we must listen

    Demonstrations around the world were held last week to mark the 100th day of captivity for more than 200… more

  • Forum Article

    Five stories on what it means to be a refugee today

    From Syria to Colombia, the UN’s Refugee Agency has collected stories from around the world that show… more

  • Forum Article

    Global Risks 2014 in facts and figures

    Debt crises, persistently high unemployment, water shortages, the widening gap between rich and poor and… more