The 2013 Global Peace Index was launched on the 11th of June with events around the world. The 2013 edition of the index shows that the world has become less peaceful. The GPI has made national and international headlines. Highlights include:
The Guardian - Global peace index 2013: the full list
The Economist - Syria V Libya V Iraq
Huffington Post - The least peaceful country in the world is Afghanistan
Washington Times - US among the nations less likely to pursue peace
Times of Oman - Sultanate moves up in Global Peace Index rank
United Press International, Asia - Russia 155th in 2013 Global Peace Index RIA Novosti
Defence Web - World less peaceful in 2013
Siliconindia - India 141 Out Of 162 In 2013 Global Peace Index
The 2013 Global Peace Index report analyses the state of peace around the world, identifying trends in violence and conflict, as well as the key drivers of peace.
The 2013 GPI video explores peace around the world over the last year, and identifies the most peaceful and least peaceful countries.
Vision of Humanity is an initiative of the Institute for Economics and Peace (IEP). IEP have offices in New York and Sydney. For more specific inquiries related to the peace indexes and research, please contact IEP directly.