DEMOSPAZ promotes academic research on culture of peace, democracy and human rights. The Institute advances innovative research projects, which promote the dialogue of knowledge between different areas, from a critical and applied perspective, including gender mainstreaming and ecological awareness.

The research is organized around thematic groups related to scientific ethics, socio-ecological crisis, gender, development cooperation and the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), urban violence, conflict transformation, living together and social cohesion, global governance, peace building, information ethics, intercultural mediation and learning, and education for social justice.

Past projects
For a future of peace in the Basque Country: municipalities as spaces for peace and living together, 2016

Ongoing Projects
Border regimes in the Mediterranean and Mesoamerica
Diagnosis on violences in Madrid neibourhoods