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PRIO-GRID (PRIO-GRID)
Date of Last update : 2018.01.09 Rivision Request
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Hosting Legal Entity
The Peace Research Institute Oslo
Type Of RI
Single-sited
Location
Hausmanns gate 3, PRIO, Oslo, PO: NO-0186 (Norway), Norway(60.5000190734863, 9.09997177124023)
Coordinating Country
Norway
Life Cycle Status
Operational since 1959
Mission and objective
The Peace Research Institute Oslo (PRIO) conducts research on the conditions for peaceful relations between states, groups and people. Founded in 1959, the Peace Research Institute Oslo (PRIO) is an independent research institution known for its effective synergy of basic and policy-relevant research. The PRIO-GRID dataset is a grid structure that aids the compilation, management and analysis of spatial data within a time-consistent framework. It consists of quadratic grid cells that jointly cover all terrestrial areas of the world.Each grid cell contains cell-specific information on armed conflicts, socio-economic conditions, ethnic groups, physical attributes, climatic conditions and more.
RI Keywords
Bibliographic database,Armed Conflicts
RI Category
Research Bibliographies;Databases
Scientific Domain
Social Sciences
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http://grid.prio.org/#/about

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