Expert support to local, international and Swiss partners encompasses strategy development, process and program design support, institutional and thematic backstopping, support in conflict analysis, as well as monitoring and evaluation. It focuses on the clients’ needs and includes the latest state-of-the-art knowledge in the requested field. swisspeace allows clients to develop innovative practices and out-of-the-box thinking.
swisspeace has a track-record of offering state-of-the-art expertise in all its thematic and methodological programs of swisspeace:
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.
Mandate for the Swiss Agency for Development Cooperation, 2016-2017
Mainstreaming Conflict Sensitivity in Development Cooperation
swisspeace has been supporting SDC Country Offices in West Africa in mainstreaming conflict sensitivity in strategy development, reviews and program management.
Mandate for UNICEF, 2016
Decentralization and local governance
swisspeace has been commissioned to produce a technical guidance note for UNICEF on peacebuilding through decentralization and local governance . Watch presentation in New York.
Mandate for the Human Security Division of the FDFA, 2016
Workshop on conflict-sensitive decentralization in Tunisia
swisspeace provided expert inputs on conflict-sensitive decentralization, public participation as well as decentralized budgeting and financial processes at a workshop organized by Democracy Reporting International for Tunisian civil society organizations.
Project with the GICHD, 2016
Research on mine action and peace mediation
The Geneva International Centre for Humanitarian Demining and swisspeace have implemented a research project on mine action and its integration into ceasefire and peace agreements. Project details.