The Swiss Peace Foundation is a practice-oriented peace research institute. We analyze the causes of violent conflicts and develop strategies for their peaceful transformation.
 

News

28 May 2015
swisspeace is offering an
Internship
at the Center for Peacebuilding KOFF. More information.

27 May 2015
The swisspeace Working Paper on
Rebel Governance and the Politics of Civil War
is now available.

20 May 2015
swisspeace Director spoke in a broadcast interview about
Peace research and promotion
on SRF 1. Link.

04 May 2015
The swisspeace mediation team launched the report
The Role of Norms in International Mediation
together with the Norwegian Peacebuilding Resource Centre. Read the report.

 

 

New Publications

Péclard, Didier; Mechoulan, Delphine, 2015

Rebel Governance and the Politics of Civil War

swisspeace Working Paper, 1|2015, May 2015, ISBN 978-3-908230-96-0. Order / download.


Hellmüller, Sara; Palmiano Federer, Julia; Zeller, Mathias; 2015

Policy brief: The role of norms in international peace mediation

In: NOREF Policy Brief, May 2015. Read or download the report.


Briony Jones, 2015

Stories of "Success": Narrative, Expertise, and Claims to Knowledge.

This article is part of a whole special issue published as part of the ESRC Knowledge Exchange with the University of Oxford and Kings’ College London. The other articles all address aspects of ‘ways of knowing atrocity’. Available in the Canadian Journal of Law and Society , (5 May, 2015).


Hellmüller, Sara; Palmiano Federer, Julia; Zeller, Mathias; 2015

The Role of Norms in International Mediation

The mediation team together with NOREF, launched the report The Role of Norms in International Mediation on the 30 April 2015, at the European Institute of Peace in Brussels. Launches will also be held in Bern at swisspeace on 19 May, in Oslo at NOREF on 20 May, and in Geneva in cooperation with the HD Centre.