The Armed Conflict Survey is the standard reference work on contemporary conflict, providing in-depth analysis of the political, military and humanitarian dimensions of all major armed conflicts, as well as data on fatalities, refugees and internally displaced persons.
The print edition of the book includes the IISS Chart of Conflict, which maps conflict status, type, date and fatalities; transnational terrorist attacks; maritime piracy; sanctions; and peace support and other operations. Showing the distribution of conflict globally, the chart also contains detailed inserts on several regions affected by intense violence: the Middle East; Central Africa and the Great Lakes; Afghanistan and Pakistan; and the Caucasus.
This year’s edition of the chart focuses on United Nations peacekeeping operations including infographics, the chart is a valuable resource for those seeking to understand contemporary warfare.
Featured Maps and Infographics:
UN peacekeeping operations by region, number of active conflicts, and regional fatalities 2016
Principal Contributors to UN peacekeeping operations, 2016–17
United Nations Peacekeeping Operations, 2016
Women as proportion of uniformed personnel AND total numbers, 2005–16
UN peacekeeping operations fatalities by decade
UN fatalities in peacekeeping operations, 1948–2016
Fatalities in current operations, since start of operation
The Chart of Conflict is also available to purchase separately. Bespoke sizes can be accommodated on request.