Austrian Study Centre for Peace and Conflict Resolution (ASPR)

The ASPR aims to contribute to the promotion of peace and peaceful conflict resolution and to the dissemination of practical ideas for peace, including its developmental and environmental aspects. In order to carry out these tasks, the ASPR conducts and evaluates research in line with its objectives, engages in training and education, and conducts scientific courses. Read more ...

High Level Panel

Governance during Conflict - Seeing the whole picture of state transformation

On the 26th of November (18:30), ASPR hosts a high level panel at the Diplomatic Academy Vienna (Favoritenstraße 15A). The central question for the panel discussion is: What are the patterns of governance during violent conflict? Conflict parties use corr Read more

Peace Research

The Austrian Study Centre for Peace and Conflict Resolution actively contributes to the advancement of peace and conflict research. This includes conducting research projects and especially its two annual events: the International Summer Academy and the State-of-Peace Conference, taking place since 1984.
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Peace Education

Die nächsten Generationen zu mündigen Bürgern zu erziehen, ihnen die Möglichkeit der friedlichen Konfliktbeilegung zu lehren und sie zum kritischen Denken zu ermutigen – all dies sind Ziele der Friedenspädagogik. Read more


Feedback from course-participants, trainers and visitors. Find out what they had to say about their stay at Schlaining Peace Castle.
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