12 most peaceful countries in the world
The small nation is an active member of the International Council. Since independence in 1965, Singapore has become a sovereign republic and always created close relationships with its neighbors. This is one of the most peaceful and wealthiest countries in the world. The crime rate here is very low.
Living in a country which belongs to the list of the most peaceful countries in the world, the Danes mainly focused on economic development, instead of participating in armed conflicts. They are friendly, open and always willing to help people.
Sweden is one of the most beautiful countries in Northern Europe. Although Sweden is one of Europe's largest arms exporters, there is a very low crime rate in the Scandinavian nation. According to the Global Peace Index, Sweden is one of the most peaceful countries in the world which has never had a war and not participated in any war for two centuries.
Canada has the best living standards in the world. With beautiful and clean cities, breathtaking scenery and friendly people, Canada is the most peaceful and wonderful country to settle down permanently.
Ireland is classified as one of the most peaceful countries in the world, always standing outside of the conflicts in the world. This is a country of many beautiful natural landscapes. Visitors from all over the world come here to admire the beauty of the majestic glaciers and volcanoes as well as many cultural and natural attractions in the Irish capital city, Reykjavik.
According to the Global Peace Index, Belgium is one of the best and most peaceful countries to live in Europe and on earth. Located in the center of Europe, this small country holds a very special position. Belgium's capital Brussels is home to the European Union and NATO. Belgium has many medieval cities, beautiful town halls, majestic castles, and amazing natural landscapes.
Japan is one of the countries with a rich and diverse culture. Its economy also ranks third in the world. Since World War II, Japan has been truly peaceful, with few civil conflicts and low crime rates.
Australia is a beautiful and peaceful country with diverse cultures, beautiful beaches, rich natural landscapes, abundant ecosystems, and friendly natives. The crime rate in Australia is very low, while the political system is stable. In addition, there are high standards for health care, safe transportation in Australia. Therefore, it is one of the options of those who want to settle down permanently.
Austria is a small country in the south of central Europe, one of the most peaceful countries in the world. Many people commented that Austria was the best place to settle down. In addition to the world-famous resorts located in the Alps, there are splendid cultural centers like Vienna. Therefore, it is not surprising that Austria belongs to the list of the Global Peace Index.
Since 2007, the Institute of Economics and Peace has ranked New Zealand as one of the most peaceful countries in the world. This country possesses many beautiful, diverse natural landscapes and hospitable natives.
Tourists from all over the world come to New Zealand to admire the craggy sceneries, spectacular glaciers on the Alpes mountain range, great beaches, and volcanic activities. The nation is also famous for its excellent wine and vast vineyards spread across the country.
According to the Global Peace Index, Mauritius is one of the most peaceful countries on earth as well as in Africa. If you are lucky enough to be a resident here, you should be proud of your country.
As one of the most peaceful countries in the Middle East as well as in the world. Violent incidents are rare, and the crime rate is very low compared to other industrialized countries. Qatar is also one of the freest and most flexible countries in the Middle East, where women have many perks including work, driving and voting rights. The country is striving towards a diverse and sustainable economy by 2030.
By: Wallace Castillo