Peace Research Institute Frankfurt

PRIF sets out to analyze the causes of violent international and internal conflicts, carrying out research into the conditions necessary for peace and working to spread the concept of peace. The Peace Research Institute Frankfurt (PRIF), part of the Leibniz Association, is one of the leading peace research institutes in Europe and is located in Frankfurt am Main.


Interviews and Articles on Current Topics

07. April 2024
ARD/Saarländischer Rundfunk – Anton Peez (in German)
Tödliches Schweigen – Doku über die Rolle Deutschlands und Frankreichs beim Genozid in Ruanda
05. April 2024
ZEIT Das Politikteil – Sarah Brockmeier-Large und Anton Peez (in German)
“Auf den Schock folgte Verschleierung”
04. April 2024
Deutsche Welle – Matthias Dembinski (in German)
75 Jahre NATO: Wie steht es um das Militärbündnis?
03. April 2024
Volksverpetzer – Daniel Mullis (in German)
Regression der Mitte: Wie die „Mitte“ Rechtsextremismus stark macht


The Philippine National Police: Finally Putting Limits to Police Use of Deadly Force?   

On March 22, 2024, Davao City mayor Sebastian Duterte declared that “Davao City is at war against drugs.” In the following days, seven suspects were killed in police anti-drug operations. However,…

A Gap between Social and Ecological Rights: A Commentary after One Year of the German Supply Chain Due Diligence Act   

Frequent violations of human, labor, and environmental rights continue to impact supply chains globally, with notable prevalence in the Global South, but also in the Global North. The German Supply…

Socio-ecological Transformation Conflicts: A Central Field of Conflict and Research in the 21st Century   

Conflicts over climate and energy policy, security and geopolitical dimensions of global decarbonisation, or human and environmental rights violations in global value chains: The current…

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