Our Political Settlements research is organised into three core research themes, and we work both through case studies and ‘peacetech’ activities, each with a number of projects.


Inclusion Concepts

Navigating Inclusion

Understanding inclusion and peace processes conceptually

Peace Processes

Design for Inclusion

Multilevel pathways for nested local, national and international conflict


Inclusion through a Gender Lens

Understanding violent conflict and peace processes through gender analysis

Case Studies


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Edinburgh PeaceTech

Digital platforms to facilitate peace

Data & Visualisations

PA-X peace agreement database

Search our PA-X database and data visualisations

Conflict & Covid-19

Understanding the nexus between conflict, peace, and Covid-19

Browse our Covid-19 research