Expert Support

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:

> Dealing with the Past
> Mediation
> Statehood
> Business & Peace
> Policy & Platform
> Analysis & Impact

Latest Activities

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.


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.


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. Read the report.


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.