Libya’s proposed elections and any subsequent interim government will fail if the country’s challenges aren’t addressed.
More than half of girls in South Sudan are married before the age of 18. Endemic conflict and food shortages are only exacerbating the problem.
The fault lines between highly segregated neighbourhoods have been linked to higher crime rates and mental health issues.
The Environmental Justice Atlas highlights the most pertinent findings of environmental conflicts facing the world today.
With few Western journalists remaining in Afghanistan, local reporters are shouldering the burden of covering the conflict - and are increasingly being targeted for it.
It is misguided to blame armed conflict and violence on climate change alone.
Civil conflict, displacement, rising food prices, and climate change all cause food insecurity in Nigeria.
We looked at ten countries in East Africa and found poverty and politics were much more important drivers of conflict and displacement than climate change.
Guns for hire are back in business – and they're making war even more dangerous.
Schools and students are often targeted during times of armed conflict. Abducted children can be recruited as soldiers and schools are ideal locations for military headquarters.
When confronted with the consequences of arms sales, democratic governments fall back on a number of flawed arguments.
History shows Olympic Games have only very limited ability to promote peace between warring nations.
Many Yemeni women are not victims of war or just escaping or hiding. In many and contrasting ways they are actively supporting it, and not only on humanitarian grounds.
Outside observers are keen to declare the Syrian conflict almost over. It is anything but.
If you're a non-believer, then staying away from Church may be the best thing for your psychological health this Christmas.
We all know the holidays can be stressful, but we may not realize that we often continue the cycle. Here's how to let things go and enjoy the holidays instead of dreading them.
President Joseph Kabila was supposed to step down at the end of his term in 2016. By clinging on to power he threw the Democratic Republic of Congo into a vicious cycle of deadly conflict.
What can international law do to help curb the use of a lethal, indiscriminate weapon?
The wars in Syria and Iraq are products of secretive decision-making by the executive. Their disastrous consequences are evidence of the need for war powers reform.
Thousands of Liberian women have banded together to bring about peace and to fight for women's rights. They've changed the face of the African nation.