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

20 May 2016

Workshop on the "Mobilization of Financial Resources and Marketing" in Rwanda

swisspeace  facilitated a workshop on „mobilization of financial ressources“ and „marketing“ for the Rwandan peace building network “Noyau de Paix” within the framework of a CARITAS mandate.


9-13 May 2016

Dealing with the Past: Theory & Practice

swisspeace conducted the 5-day course at the University of Basel. The course focused on the the design and implementation of effective "dealing with the past" processes and was well attended by many participants from all over the world. Further information.


1-6 May 2016

Course on Comprehensive Peacebuilding for the 21st Century

The GCSP and swisspeace conducted this course on Comprehensive Peacebuilding for the 21st Century. The course took place 1-6 May 2016. Link. 


Swiss Federal Department of Foreign Affairs, 2016

Study Tour for Women Involved in the Peace Process in Myanmar

The 10-day study tour in Switzerland was co-organized by swisspeace and the Nyein Foundation. The female leaders learnt more about federalism, peace and security issues and women’s empowerment.