Research

The Graduate Institute's research mission is to produce knowledge that fosters a better understanding of global problems. As a community of scholars in the academy we are committed to advancing insight and debate in the social sciences and humanities. As a community of publicly engaged scholars, we also seek to enrich policy debates at the international and local level, in particular those involving international actors.

 

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This mission is carried out by our research centres and joint centres with the University of Geneva, who work in close collaboration with one another and with academic departments. The Institute also provides commissioned expertise and applied research through associated programmes.

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Research at the Graduate Institute falls into twelve main clusters, ten of which are thematic and two – gender and governance – transversal.
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Global Challenges no 5 (April 2019)

New Grammars of War: Conflict and Violence in the 21st Century

In the context of a fragmenting international order, researchers of the Graduate Institute analyse contemporary armed conflicts, marked by a multiplication of actors and concurrent strategies of violence.

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