Northern Ireland Peace Monitoring Report

The Northern Ireland Peace Monitoring report began as a process of annual monitoring to measure the distance travelled, either closer to, or further away from the shared goal of a peaceful and inclusive society.  The project is run by the Community Relations Council and financially supported by the Joseph Rowntree Charitable Trust.The first report was published in 2002, and all editions of the Peace Monitoring Report are available on the Community Relations Council website.


Fifth report

A team from ARK, led by Gillian Robinson, was awarded the contract to produce the fifth Northern Ireland Peace Monitoring report. The team members were Ann Marie Gray, Jennifer Hamilton, Gráinne Kelly, Brendan Lynn, Martin Melaugh and Gillian Robinson.  The report focused on 2017 and 2018, and was published in 2019.


Sixth report

In 2021, a research team led by ARK was awarded the contract to produce the sixth Peace Monitoring Report.  The team comprises Ann Marie Gray, Nora Poloni-Gallagher, Jennifer Hamilton, Gráinne Kelly, Brendan Lynn and Richard Johnson from Ulster University, along with Paula Devine and John Topping from Queen's University.


For more information, please contact:

  • Professor Ann Marie Gray, ARK Co-Director, email