2 March 2004: Project Leader Stein Tønnesson gave a lecture entitled "Al-Qaeda vs. the USA: Is it a 'War'?" at the University of Oslo as part of the series 'After Iraq: The Making of a New World Order?'
November 2002: Stein Tønnesson presents a lecture on 'A 'Global Civil War'?' to the Centre for Peace Studies, Tromsø.
September 2002: Stein Tønnesson wrote a viewpoint on 'A ‘Global Civil War’?' in Security Dialogue 33(3).
5 September 2002: Stein Tønnesson presented a paper on 'The Al-Qaeda–US Conflict: a ‘Global Civil War’?' at COST Conference in Copenhagen.
The Peace Research Institute Oslo (PRIO) conducts research on the conditions for peaceful relations between states, groups and people.