Peace and Conflict Archives - State of the Planet

Remains of Cold War Plane Crash Emerging From Rapidly Melting Alaska Glacier

In June, a search party discovered newly unthawed wreckage and human remains from a crashed plane trapped in ice for 60 years. The discovery evokes the ongoing legacy of Arctic militarization.

by |July 28, 2020
diagram of factors that help and inhibit peace

New Website Maps and Models the Science of Peace

The Sustaining Peace Project website highlights what we can learn from societies that have lived in harmony for generations.

by Allegra Chen-Carrel |June 29, 2020
women in front of ambulance with sign

How African Feminists Are Sustaining Peace in a Pandemic

Women grassroots activists share their strategies.

by Meredith Forsyth |June 3, 2020
two women turned away from each other

How to Manage COVID and Conflict in Our Homes and Workplaces

Take a survey to learn how anxiety could be making your disagreements worse — and how to reduce conflict during these stressful times.

by Peter T. Coleman and Anthea Chan |May 26, 2020