Through conferences, forums and workshops, swisspeace initiates reflection and learning processes, and shapes academic and political discourse on peace policy issues at the national and international level.
You will find information about upcoming events on our hompage.
The swisspeace Annual Conference is the flagship event and takes place annually in November.
KOFF organizes roundtables, workshops and events on specific countries and topics.
swisspeace organizes regular events and panel discussions on current and important topics with up-to-date expert analyses.
swisspeace researchers and experts also participate as guest speakers in different external events.
The Basel Peace Forum intends to inspire new and unconventional ideas for peacebuilding. About 120 decision-makers from business, diplomacy, academia and civil society from 20 countries met on 15 and 16 January 2017 in Basel to rethink peace. The discussions led to the recommendations to world leaders to take up responsibility for peace. The next Basel Peace Forum will be in 2018. Learn more
24 November 2016
KOFF roundtable on Arms Trade Treaty
In cooperation with Amnesty International Switzerland, KOFF organized a roundtable on the Arms Trade treaty and Swiss arms export practice.
23 November 2016
Panel Discussion: "Lähmt Entwicklungszusammenarbeit?"
Laurent Goetschel attended this panel discussion and debated questions related to the challenges of development cooperation. Flyer.
9 November 2016
Research Fair on the Agenda 2030
Swisspeace attended the "Reseach fair on the Agenda 2030" in Bern, which took place at SDC and was organized by KFPE. The topic was the importance of research and innovation for reducing poverty and the empowerment of peacebuilding processes.
4 Novemeber 2016
4th Swiss Researching Africa Days
Martina Santschi referated about changing governance and use of land in South Sudan as part of the 4th Swiss Researching Africa Days.
3 November 2016
KOFF roundtable on art and peacebuilding
KOFF and artasfoundation organized a roundtable on art and peacebuilding in fragile and conflict-affected contexts. With the participation of the dancer, dance teacher and dramaturge Meret Schleger, Vesna Matovic (International Alert) and Dagmar Reichert (artasfoundation).