swisspeace links theory with practice and develops research expertise useful to peacebuilding actors. It has partnerships with scholars and institutes in Africa, Asia and Central America.
swisspeace helps clients to develop and implement peacebuilding projects. This includes concept and strategy development, process support, conflict analysis, as well as monitoring and evaluation.
swisspeace offers annual courses on specific aspects of civil peacebuilding, as well as ad hoc tailor-made trainings. Staff members teach modules of postgraduate courses and social science study programs, and train doctoral candidates.
swisspeace initiates reflection and learning processes, and shapes academic and political discourse on peace policy issues through conferences, roundtables and workshops.