Russia, Ukraine & Caucasus Region
swisspeace conducts research and provides expert supprt on Russia, Ukraine and the Caucasus region. It has developed expertise in particular through its Ukraine-Russia Dialogue project (2014-2015) and its Humanitarian Dialogue Project (2006-2012) in the North Caucasus.
Latest Activities and Publications
Mandate for Conciliation Resources, 2016-2017
Archives on the Nagorny Karabakh conflict
swisspeace organized together with the British NGO Conciliation Resources a workshop in Georgia with participants from Azerbaijan and Armenia on how to establish a common archive on the Nagorny Karabakh conflict.
16 March 2017
KOFF roundtable on "War of Trauma or Trauma of War"
This KOFF roundtable discussed the issues of traumas and war in the context of the Ukrainian conflict.
Altanian Melanie, 2017
Archives against Genocide Denialism? Challenges to the Use of Archives in Turkish-Armenian Reconciliation
Robert Bosch Stiftung, 15 December 2016
Zivilgesellschaftliche Perspektiven auf den ukrainisch-russischen Friedensprozess
Cecile Druey gave an interview about her project on the role of the civil society in the Ukrainian-Russian peace process. Listen (German)
7 - 8 December 2016
OSCE Parallel Civil Society Confernce
As a member of the OSCE-wide NGO-network ‘Civic Solidarity Platform’, swisspeace attended the OSCE Parallel Civil Society Conference in Hamburg on 6 and 7 December 2016. At this event, civil society representatives from across the OSCE regions discussed human dimension issues in the context of the OSCE’s comprehensive security concept. The outcome documents received prominent attention from the German OSCE Chairmanship as well as other OSCE representatives. More Information