Conflict Severity Index
Posted by Andrew Dunn in Social Sciences and Humanities Librarians’ Blog on January 27, 2023
ACLED is launching a new Conflict Severity Index. This tool will enable researches to compare the extent and severity of conflicts worldwide. Four indicators are used: deadliness, danger, diffusion, and fragmentation.The Conflict Severity Index has interactive visualization as well as a full report explaining its indicators, methodology, and findings.
Posted in Criminology, Politics, Risk, Crisis and Disaster Management, Security and risk | Tagged Conflict, Political violence, War | Leave a response
Political violence, protest and COVID-19
Posted by Andrew Dunn in Social Sciences and Humanities Librarians’ Blog on January 17, 2022
ACLED (The Armed Conflict Location & Event Data Project) has now released all political violence and protest data for 2021. You can now access an annual update covering more than 266,000 events around the world. It includes extensive coverage of the impact of COVID on violent uprising and state repression across the world. Register for […]
Posted in Politics, Risk, Crisis and Disaster Management, Security and risk | Tagged Armed conflict, COVID-19, Political violence, Protest | Leave a response