Finnish Peace Research Association is a politically independent scientific association. Founded in 1971, its goal is to advance research on peace, conflict, and world politics. Primarily, the association functions as a link between the scholars on this field in Finland.
The association publishes an academic journal called Kosmopolis: rauhan-, konfliktin-, ja maailmanpolitiikan tutkimuksen aikakauslehti. Other central activities include e.g. organizing public discussion events as well as funding peace work and peace research related trips of the members.
For more information, contact the secretary of the association at matti.halla [at] uta.fi.