ACD News

Global conflict fatalities increase by more than 35% in 2014

The number of conflict-related deaths worldwide grew to some 176,000 in 2014, a substantial increase from 113,000 in 2013, , according to data collected by Armed Conflict Database (ACD) researchers. The higher death toll resulted almost exclusively from an intensification of violence in existing conflicts.

The CCP, the world’s most powerful reform organisation

By Alexander Neill, Shangri-La Dialogue Senior Fellow for Asia-Pacific Security

Remembering the Pacific War amidst Sino-Japanese tension

By Alexander Neill, Shangri-La Dialogue Senior Fellow for Asia-Pacific Security