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Schism in the South: Will South Sudan Achieve Lasting Peace? 3/3

of Cameron Reed. Cameron Reed is a graduate student of International Relations and Public Policy in the US and Germany. He has worked extensively on security and conflict analysis of the Middle East and Africa. Christopher Thompson, an expert on … Continue reading

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Human Security Report Charts an Outbreak of Peace

Every year, the Human Security Report Project at Simon Fraser University in Vancouver, Canada, publishes a survey of the world conflicts, including an analysis of death tolls. Over several years, this Human Security Report has charted a seemingly unlikely trend: a steady decline in the number and scale of the world’s conflicts, with a commensurate reduction in war deaths. Despite the apparent chaos depicted in media, the world today is probably more at peace than it’s even been in modern times. Continue reading

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