Inclusive Peace & Transition Initiative
Research
Research

Research is at the heart of our work and identity. We conduct independent and commissioned research projects and use our results to advise various actors engaged in peace and political reform processes worldwide. Our research draws on a unique qualitative database of more than 40 case studies of peace and transition processes: the largest database of its kind to date.

Research focus

  • Factors contributing to the quality and sustainability of peace agreements and major political reforms
  • Effective means of broader participation in peace negotiations
  • Inclusiveness beyond peace negotiations
  • Types of civil society actors and their roles in peace and transition processes
  • Role of women’s groups
  • Role of regional and international actors in peace processes
  • Planning and evaluation of peace processes
  • Process design, planning, and evaluation of peace processes

RESEARCH PROJECTS

HOW WE OPERATE: RESEARCH-POLICY TRANSFER

Expertise and advice

We provide tailored advice through four main channels: direct advice; on-demand research inputs; an online library of resources; training and capacity-building

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Resources

Discover our reports, briefings notes, cases studies, infographics, and academic publications on a wide range of issues related to peace and transition processes

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