Global Peace Index

Editor's Insight: World is less peaceful but cost of violence is declining

Tue 13 Jun

New Zealand maintains its second place as one of the safest countries in the world.

Travel Leaders chief executive Ninan Chacko

'Peaceful' NZ rated as top tourism destination among affluent US travellers

Thu 27 Oct 1

Luxury travel agency head says New Zealand is 'on the cusp' of having more tourists based on Global Peace Index rankings. 

Institute for Economics and Peace founder Steve Killilea

Editor’s Insight: Why the world needs more beauty queens

Fri 10 Jun 1

The world has become less peaceful in the past year. With special feature audio.

Institute for Economics and Peace founder and executive chairman Steve Killelea

Editor’s Insight: The terrifying rise in terrorism

Thu 19 Nov 7

The latest Global Terrorism Index charts more incidents and higher costs - with special audio feature.

Columbia University psychologist professor Peter T Coleman

Editor's Insight: The elusive search for world peace

Mon 26 Oct 1

The latest Positive Peace Index measures the ability of countries to resolve conflicts without resort to violence.

Institute for Economics and Peace founder and executive chairman Steve Killilea

Editor's Insight: How the world has become much more violent

Wed 17 Jun

New Zealand has slipped one place in the Global Peace Index.


Nevil Gibson discusses his latest Editor's Insight on NBR Radio and on demand on MyNBR Radio.

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