Sustainable peace building architecture

Sustainable peace building architecture

Recent reports have observed significant progress in conflict prevention and peace building. In its 2005 yearbook, the Stockholm International Peace Research Institute (SIPRI) counted 19 major conflicts.’ The Peace and Conflict 2005 report of Monty Marshall and Ted Gurr showed a marked decrease of major armed conflicts in the Post Cold War era.2 . Mack attributes these improvements to the end of colonialism (colonial wars made up 60-100% of all international conflicts, depending on the year), the end of the Cold War (one third of all conflicts were proxy wars), and to the upsurge of international activities designed to stop ongoing wars and to prevent new ones.

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.