Thursday, September 11, 2014

Global Peace Index 2014

Despite living in the most peaceful time in human history, the world has become less peaceful over the last seven years, according to the 2014 Global Peace Index. The Global Peace Index (GPI) is the world’s leading measure of national peacefulness. Now in its eighth year, it ranks 162 nations according to their ‘absence of violence’.
Vision of Humanity brings peace research to life, with interactive peace maps, ground breaking reports and the very latest news and videos pertaining to peace.

Steve Killelea, Founder and Executive Chairman of the Institute for Economics and Peace, talks about the importance of peace research. He highlights the use and significance of measuring peace, and explore the Institute's flagship study: the Global Peace Index.

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