Trends in Armed Conflict, 1946–2016

PRIO Policy Brief

Dupuy, Kendra; Scott Gates; Håvard Mokleiv Nygård; Ida Rudolfsen; Siri Aas Rustad; Håvard Strand & Henrik Urdal (2017) Trends in Armed Conflict, 1946–2016, Conflict Trends, 2. Oslo: PRIO.

​2016 was the fifth most violent year in the world since the end of the Cold War. While violence levels were lower than in 2014 and 2015, ongoing conflicts with serious regional impacts are challenging the international community’s ability to ensure global peace.

Authors

Kendra Dupuy

Kendra Dupuy

Senior Researcher; Desk Editor, Journal of Peace Research

Scott Gates

Scott Gates

Research Professor. Editor, International Area Studies Review

Håvard Mokleiv Nygård

Håvard Mokleiv Nygård

Research Director, Senior Researcher, Managing Editor

Ida Rudolfsen

Ida Rudolfsen

Doctoral Researcher

Siri Aas Rustad

Siri Aas Rustad

Senior Researcher

Håvard Strand

Håvard Strand

Senior Researcher

Henrik Urdal

Henrik Urdal

Director

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