swisspeace offers a variety of advanced training courses, study programs and academic teachings for peacebuilding professionals, researchers, and students.

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swisspeace Academy

The swisspeace Academy is swisspeace's center for postgraduate education in the peacebuilding sector. It offers a MAS, DAS and CAS program in civilian peacebuilding.

Master of Advanced Studies (MAS) in Civilian Peacebuilding / Flyer/ Register

Diploma of Advanced Studies (DAS) in Civilian Peacebuilding / Flyer/ Register

Certificate of Advanced Studies (CAS) in Civilian Peacebuilding / Flyer/ Register

As part of these programs, the Academy also offers the following courses:

National Dialogue & Peace Mediation Course / FlyerRegister

Fragility, Conflict & Statebuilding Course / Flyer/ Register

Dealing with the Past Course / Flyer/  Register

Business, Conflict & Peace Course / FlyerRegister

Conflict Prevention & Early Warning Course / FlyerRegister

Gender Equality & Peacebuilding Course / FlyerRegister

Summer School / Flyer/ Register

Academic Teaching

swisspeace experts hold lectures and seminars at bachelor, master and doctoral level at the University of Basel. More information

Joint Courses

Peace Mediation Course
This annual, two-week Peace Mediation Course is jointly organized by the Mediation Support Project (MSP) and the Federal Department of Foreign Affairs (FDFA). More information

Dealing with the Past Course
This annual, two-week Advanced Learning Course on Dealing with the Past is jointly organized by swisspeace and the Federal Department of Foreign Affairs (FDFA). More Information

Swiss Peacebuilding Training Course
This annual, two-week professional training course on peacebuilding is jointly organized by swisspeace, the Geneva Center for Security Policy (GCSP) and the Swiss Armed Forces International Command (SWISSINT) on behalf of the Federal Department of Foreign Affairs (FDFA). More Information

KOFF Training Series

In its 2015/16 Training Series, the Center for Peacebuilding (KOFF) offers four short, stand-alone, practice-oriented training courses on specific thematic and methodological aspects of peacebuilding. More information

Tailor-Made Offer

swisspeace offers tailor-made training and e-learning courses on a variety of topics: Dealing with the Past, Mediation, Analysis & Impact, Statehood & Conflict, Business & Peace, Gender & Peacebuilding; as well as cross-cutting methodological competences e.g. conflict analysis, conflict sensitivity, design, monitoring, evaluation and impact assessment. More information