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Peace and Conflict Studies

Research group The research group focuses on two sets of issues – how long-term and sustainable peace can be established and how effective crisis management can be organized. This research has particular relevance for the planning of future international missions.

Head of research

Elisabeth Olivius
Associate professor


Participating departments and units at Umeå University

Department of Political Science

Research area

Peace and conflict studies, Political science
Research trip in Mostar

A Day at work for Matheus Souza, doctoral student in Peace and conflict studies

The Death of Klinghoffer – lecture at Norrlandsoperan

Patrik Johansson lecturing on the situation in the Middle East

Beyond the Body Count

Josefa Maria Stiegler, guest researcher at the Department of Political Science

Latest update: 2018-11-22