Research and Publications

Research is the pillar of our work. Our research focus include Land Conflicts, Transitional Justice, Oil and Gas, Small Arms and Light Weapons Proliferation, Regional Conflicts and Security, Responsibility to Protect, Democracy and Elections, Governance and Accountability, Climate Change and Conflict, Violent Extremism and Terrorism, South Sudan Peace Processes, Emerging Influence of China in Africa, Refugees and Displacement, and DRC Transition.

Outcomes of our research work

  • Academic publications to contribute to theories and practices in peace and conflict resolution
  • Provide pertinent information for policy and decision making on peace and conflict resolution
  • Provides early-warning and responses to conflicts in the region
  • Informing program/project design and implementation
  • Exchange of knowledge and practice


GLIPSS publishes The Great Lakes Quarterly which analyzes and provides an insight into peace and conflict issues in the region. The institute from time to time invites submissions from scholars and practitioners on selected conflict issues for publications.

Calls for submission with guidelines are published on this website and other media from time to time. Publications are as well distributed to our partners using various media.

Editorial Team

GLIPSS works with regional experts to review and edit submissions before publication. The institute is in a process of bringing in leading international experts to diversify perspectives on regional peace and conflicts in the region.

For more information, contact us at or call us on +256(0)392165800.


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