Research and Publications

Explore our publications platform to learn more about the most recent peace related issues.

UPEACE professors, researchers and students develop periodical publications. Our work in research aims at analyzing and finding solutions to pressing political, environmental and social issues around the world. The multicultural and interdisciplinary nature of our research fosters innovative perspectives in conflict management and peacebuilding.

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Our Campus

Our campus is located in the outskirts of San José and its 200 protected hectares are part of the last remnant of primary forest in the Central Valley.

The Rodrigo Carazo Campus, is located 30Km Southwest of San José, within a natural reserve composed of a secondary forest and the last remnant of primary forest (200 ha) in the Central Valley of Costa Rica.The park and the campus are within the protected zone of El Rodeo, Mora. UPEACE covers about the 2% of the Mora landscape; hence this protected area is rich in fauna. It shelters mammals such as monkeys and deer, reptiles, and over 300 species of birds, as well as approximately 100 varieties of trees. The University´s installation and protected area make up 303 hectares.

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News

Get up to date with the latest news from our campus, our alumni, authorities and professors around the world.

UPEACE authorities are constantly looking for new ways to connect with other public and private institutions and our professors, students and alumni engage in activities that contribute to peace processes and initiatives. Get informed on what is currently happening in the UPEACE community.

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