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
5 March 2003
Lessons learned in Colombia, civil resistance moments, experiences in the unarmed accompaniment of endangered persons and Swiss volunteer work
KOFF roundtable on Colombia with Hector Mondragon (Consejo Nacional Campesino), Claudia Marti (PBI Switzerland), Clemenz Jakob and Jacques Coral (Interteam).
24 October 2002
Drug problem and conflict situations and peace prospects in Colombia
KOFF roundtable on Colombia with Martin Jelsma (Transnational Institute TNI).
13 September 2002
The Role of the Private Sector in Angola and international accountability/transparency initiatives
KOFF roundtable on Angola with Simon Taylor (Global Witness).
1 February 2016
Roundtable on international reconciliation in the Western Balkans
swisspeace participated in a roundtable in Belgrade, organized by the Helsinki Committee for Human Rights.