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Julia Palmiano Federer, 2016

Navigating International Norms in Peace Mediation

Völkerrechtsblog, July 11 2016. Link.

Natascha Cerny Ehtesham, 2016

Mitwirkungsmöglichkeiten der Zivilgesellschaft – Erfahrungen aus der Schweiz

FriedensForum – Zeitschrift der Friedensbewegung (4/2016). Read article (in German).

Andreas Graf, Andrea Iff, 2016

Respecting Human Rights in Conflict Regions: How to Avoid the ‘Conflict Spiral’

Business and Human Rights Journal, June 2016, pp 1 - 25.

Sabina Handschin, Eric Abitol, Rina Alluri (EDS.), 2016

Conflict Sensitivity: Taking it to the Next Level

swisspeace Working Paper 2 | 2016, June 2016, ISBN 978-3-906841-00-7. Order / download.

Working Papers
The swisspeace Working Paper series includes contributions from staff members on topical research subjects, core swisspeace competencies and conference papers.

With its Essentials series, swisspeace offers expert advice and guidance for practitioners on various topics of civilian peacebuilding. 

Articles & Contributions
These include background papers and articles written by swisspeace staff that have been published in a wide range of scientific journals, anthologies and NGO information materials, as well as swisspeace’s own publication series, such as the Peace Mediation Essentials. Public reports on mandates completed by swisspeace for its clients are also available.

swisspeace publishes several newsletters and news bulletins on relevant topics and activities.

Critical Reflections
In its critical reflection series, swisspeace and guest speakers critically reflect on topics addressed at roundtables. They both make a note of the arguments put forward during the roundtables and carry on the discussion in order to encourage further debate.

swisspeace Videos
swisspeace occasionally records interviews with, or inputs from, internationally renowned experts. The videos provide an interesting and brief insight into various topics.