Global Peace Index Current Affairs, GK & News
15th edition of Global Peace Index (GPI) was announced by Institute for Economics and Peace (IEP) Sydney. Key Points GPI is world’s leading measure of global peacefulness. Index ranks 163 independent states and territories as per level of their peacefulness. Report provides a comprehensive data-driven analysis on trends in peace, its economic value and recommends ..
Month: Current Affairs - June, 2021
Category: Reports & Indexes Current Affairs
On May 26, 2021, Syria is to hold Presidential elections. The elections are due in April 2021 according to Syrian Election Law. Syria Constitution Syria is a unitary republic. President of Syria is the national level head of the state and legislature. In 2012, Syria approved a new constitution. The new constitution introduced a multi ..
Category: International Current Affairs
Topics: Constitution • Elections • Global Peace Index • In Syria • President • Presidential Election • Syrian Civil War • syrian crisis • Syrian peace process • Syrian refugees • United Nations Refugee Agency
As per a report released by the Australian think tank Institute for Economics and Peace (IEP), India’s ranking in 2019 Global Peace Index (GPI) has slipped five places to 141st among 163 countries. In 2018, India ranked at 136th among 163 countries. IEP ranks countries according to their level of peacefulness based on three thematic ..
Global Peace Index 2019 by the Australian think tank Institute for Economics & Peace ranks countries on their level of peacefulness based on three thematic domains: Level of societal safety and security. Extent of ongoing domestic and international conflict. Degree of militarisation. Findings of the Index Iceland remains the most peaceful country in the world ..
Topics: Austria • Bangladesh • Bhutan • China • Denmark • Global Peace Index • Global Peace Index 2019 • Iceland • Indonesia • Iraq • Japan • militarisation • Myanmar • Nepal • New Zealand • Pakistan • Philippines • Portugal • Saudi Arabia • societal safety • societal security • South Asia • South Sudan • Sri lanka • Syria • US • Vietnam • Yemen
India has been ranked 136th among 163 countries in Global Peace Index 2018 due to a reduction in the level of violent crime driven by increased law enforcement. The Index is prepared by Sydney-based international think-tank Institute for Economics and Peace (IEP). The report provides a comprehensive analysis on the state of world peace. It ..