Institute for Peace and Security Studies (IPSS)

Founding Year: 2007

Staff: 47


Yonas Adaye Adeto (Director)

An institute dedicated to “promoting the values of a democratic and peaceful society” through “research and policy dialogue.” It strives to “produce skilled professionals in conflict prevention, management, resolution, peacebuilding” by “providing state-of-the-art education and professional development programs in peace and security in Africa.”



Institute for Peace and Security Studies (IPSS) contributes to the following Sustainable Development Goals

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