Vision Mission & Core Values


Our vision is to be a premier African institute for knowledge production and dissemination in the field of peace and security and be recognised as a reputable institution for academic and research excellence.


Our mission is to offer quality education and capacity training in the specialised field of peace and security to students and other stakeholders, as well as foster peace and security through research, dialogue and other outreach activities in Ethiopia and across Africa.

Core values

  • Pursuit of excellence
  • Diversity and inclusiveness
  • Respect and fairness
  • Teamwork