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Comment and analysis

Research, policy and analysis is a fundamental part of our work to prevent violent conflict and promote peace. Read the latest comment and analysis from Saferworld staff and outside experts.

Challenges and opportunities for peace and security cooperation

Bernardo Mariani and Chloë Gotterson take a look at EU-China efforts to promote peace and security in Africa, outlining successes and challenges.

28 November 2016 - Bernardo Mariani, Chloë Gotterson

UK Government offers predictable and inadequate response to MPs’ concerns on the use of UK arms in Yemen

The UK Government’s response this week to the recent First Joint Report of the Business, Innovation and Skills and International Development Committees of Session 2016–17 on The use of UK-manufactured arms in Yemen is woefully inadequate, says Saferworld.

16 November 2016

European Council marks an opportunity to change reckless course on migration

Ahead of the European Council meeting to discuss migration, Saferworld urges member states to take a longer-term approach that focuses on addressing the drivers of conflict and displacement.

19 October 2016

Saferworld statement on funeral hall attack in Yemen

Saferworld statement on the Saudi-led coalition's airstrikes on funeral in Sana'a, Yemen.

10 October 2016

Bringing an end to unending war: recommendations for the next US administration

David Alpher and Ursala Knudsen-Latta outline a range of policy options that the new US administration should pursue to promote peace.

6 October 2016 - David Alpher, Ursala Knudsen-Latta

Peaceful approaches to global challenges

It’s been a good week – so far - to highlight peace on the international stage.

21 September 2016

A small step toward democracy in Somalia

Saferworld's Somalia Country Director, Peter W Mackenzie, looks at recent democratic developments in Somalia. This was originally published for Africa Research Institute on International Day of Democracy, 15 September 2016. 

19 September 2016 - Peter Mackenzie

Peace and Migration: Realising the links

This joint statement with The Civil Society Platform for Peacebuilding and Statebuilding (CSPPS) calls for greater leadership to address the root causes of forced displacement and resist conflict-insensitive approaches to migration management.

19 September 2016

Embracing the new global framework for peace

In honour of International Day of Peace, 21 September 2016, Saferworld and international peacebuilding organisations have issued a shared statement to UN member states on the importance of embracing the new global framework for peace.

19 September 2016

UK Government must act now to suspend arms sales to Saudi Arabia.

Saferworld statement on the joint report by the Business, Innovation and Skills and International Development Committees on UK-manufactured arms in Yemen.

15 September 2016

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