How to create a more peaceful future

If the world could reduce violence related spending by just 10%, it would generate US$1.43 trillion, which could be invested in industries that are both more economically productive and that underpin and sustain peaceful societies. 

The virtuous cycle of peace demonstrates how investing in peace can fuel prosperity.

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