Tel.: +49 (881) 4586/Fax: +49 (881) 2080
Director: Erich Schmidt-Eenboom
Fields of research: peace theory/international relations theory/basic research; global threats (economic and ecological issues); causes of war; East-West relations (security, economics, culture); security policy (arms control, disarmament, alternative concepts, civilian defence); arms and development, arms exports; conversion of armaments and military sites; North-South relations (security, economics, migration, environment); dynamics of conflict and development in the countries of the South; intra-societal and ethnic conflicts (nationality conflicts etc.).