Research Areas

CIHR’s research areas take several different forms. The large projects, listed below, result in research workshops that lead to books and other published material. Information about these research areas can be found by following the links to each of the individual projects. If you are interested in a project that you don’t see listed here, please check under the “Projects” menu.


Rule of Law in UN Peace Keeping Operations

United Nations Counter-Terrorism and Human Rights

Migration and Security

Outsourcing Security: Private Military & Security Companies and the Quest for Accountability

Ethics of Intervention/Protection: Contending Approaches Purpose and Issues

Research Study on Sexual Violence in Conflict Situations

Policing Across Borders: The Role of Law Enforcement in Global Governance

United Nations Human Rights Council Workshop