What is Peace Engineering?

Simply put, peace engineering is the application of science and engineering principles to promote and support peace. It’s the system-level thinking that engineers do that is required to solve global, challenging and audacious problems, like peace. 


On this section you will find several write ups endorsing peace engineering and the WEEF-GEDC 2018 conference. 

Peace Engineering by Professor W. Richard Bowen, FREng

Peace is characterised by relationships between individuals, and social groupings of all sizes, based on honesty, fairness, openness and goodwill.  Peace provides the conditions for real human flourishing. It is much more than the absence of conflict, much more than the avoidance of war. Crucially, peace is an activity that requires continuous commitment and imaginative input. Read more