Peace, armed conflict and violence

Violent conflict, including war, genocide and terrorism, undermines human security and incapacitates human development. Breaking the cycle of armed conflict and other forms of violence is a critical challenge for all nations, although the means by which to achieve peace is a perpetually contested issue.

Fact & Issue Sheets

Peace, armed conflict and violence

The variety of threats and forms of armed conflict and violence, and available responses and interventions, are discussed.

Study Guides

Recent releases


Hear Our Voice book cover Hear Our Voice Ken Coghill & Paula Wright

New reports

Book cover Are we progressing: Comprehensive monitoring and reporting in Australia Andrew Macintosh & Deb Wilkinson

New Essays

HRFA-cover Human Rights For and Against Spencer Zifcak & Alison King

Aus-Economy The Australian Economy Ian McAuley

GPoverty-img Global poverty Michelle Sowey

For the launch of the new web site:

Democracy in Australia

Full revisions completed.

Fact and Issue Sheets

Revisions to nearly all sheets completed.

School resources

Full revisions completed.