PeaceRep has published a new series of policy briefs and blogs on the challenges of borders and conflict lines, free movement, and humanitarian aid delivery in Syria.
Bernardo Mariani discusses China's interests in bringing the Russian war on Ukraine to an end, and opportunities for strengthening dialogue between China and Western countries.
Chirrilo Madut Anei describes conflict risks and economic and humanitarian conditions in South Sudan in the context of the war in Sudan.
Simona Foltyn discusses the rise to power of Iraq's Mohammed al-Halbousi, and why he now needs to strike a new deal that ensures his political survival.
The risk of a 'long war' for Ukraine against Russia can be mitigated with preferential access for Ukraine to the EU single market.
Zmkan Ali Saleem discusses why Iraq will struggle to achieve long-term stability without reconciling the Yezidis and the rest of Sinjar’s residents.
Prof Alex de Waal discusses questions that the would-be mediator should ask before applying the political marketplace framework (PMF) to mediation practices.
Preparations for credible elections in 2024 will enable South Sudan to make progress in its protracted transition.
The international community can play an important role in ending Sudan's political crisis and getting the country back on the path of transition.
A “peace mission” of seven African leaders recently visited Ukraine and Russia, with global significance for how we think about peace.
A new interactive data report presents insights from from a longitudinal survey, with key findings on peace and security, public authority, governance, and elections.
Marcel Plichta and Mateja Peter discuss findings from a study of pre-war Sudan, and assess claims about motivations for involvement by Russia and China.