The Institute for Economics and Peace is looking for a full time Research Fellow to join the research team at IEP headquarters in Sydney, Australia. See position description: …Continue
Is religion the main cause of conflict today? New report answers 5 key questions on the link between peace and religion.
The Institute for Economics and Peace has just released a new report that debunks common myths about the link between religion and peace. Given how much news coverage focuses on religiously motivated violence, we saw it necessary to undertake a global statistical analysis so that we might…Continue
Young people living in less peaceful countries tend to be far more optimistic about the state of the future than their pessimistic peers living in more peaceful countries. Read full article here.
As the world celebrates the International Day of Youth, the Institute for Economics and Peace asks how the 1.8 billion young people around the world feel about the future, and what…Continue
The 2014 Global Peace Index has been released today and shows that the world is becoming a less peaceful place. This decline follows a seven year trend of decreases in peace, with 51 countries improving in peace and 111 deteriorating since 2008.
Explore the data on the interactive Global Peace Index map: http://www.visionofhumanity.org/…Continue
The Peace Twitterati is a list of the top 60 movers and shakers who are talking about peace in less than 140 characters. http://www.visionofhumanity.org/#/page/news/909 ;
See the Peace Twitterati for the full list.
If you’re not well versed in Twitter language, Twitterati refers to the Tweet elite, those whose feeds attract thousands…Continue