Capacity Building

swisspeace provides capacity building for peacebuilding practitioners. This includes academic trainings, executive and practice-oriented courses on specific topics relevant to peacebuilding, as well as tailor-made trainings and special courses for partner organizations.
Capacity building also takes place in collaborative learning processes on specific context-related topics that draw on the experience and expertise of the participants.

Latest Activities

Human Security Division of the FDFA, 2017

Special Jurisdiction for Peace

Together with the Colombian Center for Historical Memory, swisspeace organized a workshop for the future Special Jurisdiction for Peace in view of planning their records management.


Human Security Division of the FDFA, 2016-2017

Archives for transitional justice in Colombia

The project has been supported the Colombian Attorney General’s Office regarding the archives relevant for transitional justice. In this framework, swisspeace has conducted several visits and has provided advice.


Arab American University Jenin, 2017-2018

Teaching assignment

The Arab American University Jenin (AAUJ) and swisspeace are runing a teaching cooperation. In this framework, swisspeace has been teaching two modules in the AAUJ’s MA course on „Conflict Resolution and Development“ in Ramallah.


Human Security Division of the FDFA, 2016-2017

Truth and Dignity Commission in Tunisia

swisspeace supported the Truth and Dignity Commission in Tunisia in the handling of archives. swisspeace was accompanied by international archivist Trudy Huskamp and held several workshops.