​​​​​​​​​The PRIO Centre on Gender, Peace and Security serves as a resource hub for gender, peace and security research at the Peace Research Institute Oslo (PRIO).

The Centre was established in 2015 and is led by Senior Researcher Dr. Torunn L. Tryggestad.

The Centre’s main activities include research, publishing, teaching and training. The Centre also provides policy advice through policy-oriented research.

Key thematic areas of gender research at PRIO include:

  • Sexual and gender-based violence
  • Women, Peace and Security agenda
  • Gender and peace mediation
  • Gender and migration
  • Gender and peacebuilding