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

23. March 2023
BR Bayern 2 - Frank D. Kuhn (in German)
«Strategic Defense Initiative»: A missile defense system in space?
23. March 2023
Die Zeit - Hanna Pfeifer
Worum geht’s ... in der Radikalisierungsforschung?
21. March 2023
Zeit online - Irene Weipert-Fenner (in German)
The Last Remnant of Arab Spring
20. March 2023
Haaretz Eldad - Ben Aharon
Is Germany and Israel's 'Special Relationship' About to Blow Up?


New Guidelines for Germany’s Feminist Foreign Policy: The Need To Translate Norms into Political Practice   

Feminist foreign policy (FFP) should aim at revising patriarchal and colonial power structures, changing exclusive male-dominated decision-making processes, and designing international politics from a…

Kampfflugzeuge für die Ukraine und das Risiko der Eskalation: Ein Realitätscheck   

Nachdem mehrere NATO-Staaten der Ukraine nach monatelangem Ringen die Lieferungen von Panzern zugesagt haben, intensiviert die ukrainische Regierung ihre Forderungen nach Kampfflugzeugen westlicher…

Muddying the Waters: Official Russian Disinformation on Chemical and Biologial Weapons   

In the wake of Russia’s invasion of Ukraine, chemical and biological weapons have once again attracted international attention due to disinformation efforts on the part of Russian officials.…

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