Research – Centre for Peace Studies (CPS)

Research – Centre for Peace Studies (CPS)

The research at the Centre for Peace Studies (CPS) focuses upon the dynamics of peace and conflict within multiple global contexts. The CPS has one core research group – PEACE – as well as leading broader research networks at UiT, War and Peace Dynamics (WarPeD) and Resilient Civilians. The centre additionally contributes to and cooperates with broader research groups at UiT.

Thematic areas: 

  • Peace and Conflict Transformation
  • Peace Education
  • Security and Defence
  • Human security
  • Migration and Development
  • Peace and Justice
  • Gender, Peace and Security
  • Historical processes of peace and conflict

Regional areas: 

  • Circumpolar Arctic
  • Africa
  • Asia
  • Europe
  • North America
  • Latin America