Department of Peace and Conflict Research

Research themes

The primary goal of research at the Department is to understand the causes and dynamics of peace and conflict. A wide range of research projects are conducted at the Department. Browse the list of research themes below to find research projects within your field of interest. 

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Research themes at the Department

The primary goal of research at the Department is to understand the causes and dynamics of peace and conflict. The Department has established itself as a key producer of cutting-edge research and a provider of high-quality data on conflict. The research conducted is mainly theory-based empirical enquiries, while some projects are policy-driven. A range of quantitative and qualitative methods is used, and several projects are multi-method.

Browse the research themes below to learn more about the research projects conducted at the Department: