Every year the Stockholm International Peace Research Institute (SIPRI) publishes statistics on global arms spending. In 2022, SIPRI published the statistics for 2021 on April 25th and the IPB held a hybrid press conference in Berlin to adress the consequences of the increasement of global arms spending.
The following leaders in the field took part in the press conference:
Reiner Braun, Executive Director, International Peace Bureau
Michael Müller, Parliamentary Undersecretary in the Ministry of Environment a.D., Chair of Friends of Nature
Żaklin Nastić, Member of the German Bundestag, DIE LINKE
Watch the press conference here: https://youtu.be/1uhsgGv6X_w
Fore more information on the statistics of global arms spending 2021 please see: https://www.sipri.org/media/press-release/2022/world-military-expenditure-passes-2-trillion-first-time
If you are interested in the Global Campaign on Military Spending, please find further information here: https://demilitarize.org/