History shows what moments of great political and economic uncertainty mean for tensions between military rivals.
António Guterres, the UN secretary general, called for a global ceasefire in late March. Three months later, the UN security council has only just agreed to back it.
Whether it's cars passing nearby, a neighbour's blaring music or the constant drone of a lawnmower, the trouble with sound is that – unlike light – it can be hard to block out completely.
Research into how war-torn and fractured nations find justice and societal reconciliation finds ways to establish sustainable and lasting peace in divided societies.
An external shock such as coronavirus merely presses pause on conflicts and offers little hope for solutions.
The US is taking an untraditional approach in its peace talks with the Taliban. The new deal does not contain many of the elements that are typically key to a successful peace negotiation.
Whether it's global conflicts or communities in trouble, the solutions to peace and prosperity aren't only found by government. Sports, too, can bring about much-needed change.
Dozens of countries and hundreds of firms and nonprofits are fed up with digital violence and are working toward greater cybersecurity for all.
Corruption includes both what people do and what they fail to do. The critical issue is a person’s motive.
White House Press Secretary Sarah Sanders is leaving her job, and two media scholars reflect on the career of the very first press secretary – a model of openness who respected news reporters.
Mother's Day was originally a call for peace and justice. Some are advocating it be returned to a day of action and reflection.
Objects left on the Moon are not just abandoned rockets and rovers. There is a lot of historic and sentimental memorabilia. Some of it hints at a mission that the first Moonwalkers almost forgot.
A Taliban perspective on recent peace talks for Afghanistan.
Human conflict can bring isolation to environments, which helps the local ecology thrive. After the war has ended, the return of nature is a poignant memorial and symbol of peace.
Surveys shows that the majority of Africans prefer democracy, despite its flaws, to the alternatives.
The French president's Paris Call is for international collaboration to make the Internet safer. What are the advances and limitations of this text?
A new strategy from the UN secretary general challenges the world to explain why it's not doing more to defuse the nuclear threat.
With its opening of a new embassy in Jerusalem and defence of Israeli actions in Gaza, the Trump administration has signalled its lack of interest in bringing lasting peace to the region.
Remembrance days and memorials provide people the opportunity to share stories with a community. An expert explains how that can make a difference.
History shows Olympic Games have only very limited ability to promote peace between warring nations.