Historical data analytics of armed conflicts worldwide.
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ArmedConflict

Historical data analytics of armed conflicts worldwide.

Project Objective

This project analyzes historical data of armed conflicts, and characterizes current world conflicts, with the aim to predict e.g. how long conflict last, casualties, factors contributing to the initiation and ending of conflicts. The analysis will seek correlations with types of countries, religion, types of parties in conflict, casualties etc.

References & Data

Deliverable 1: Characterizing violent conflicts in the Middle East

Dashboard characterizing violent conflicts in countries currently covered by a United Nations Peace or Political Mission.

  • Suggested initial countries for rapid prototyping: Iraq, Syria, Yemen, Afghanistan
  • Suggested datasources above

Deliverable 2 : Trends and developments in Lebanon

Dashboard on trends regarding peace and security in Lebanon with a focus on the implementation of UN Security Council Resolution 1701 (2006) and the spillover effects of the armed conflict in Syria.