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Jolyon Ford, 2016

Promoting Conflict-Sensitive Business Activity during Peacebuilding

swisspeace Working Paper, 1 | 2016, April 2016, ISBN 978-3-908230-99-1. Order / download.

Natascha Cerny Ehtesham, Laurent Goetschel, 2016

Civil Society in the OSCE: From Human Rights Advocacy to Peacebuilding

In: Institute for Peace Research and Security Policy (ed), Yearbook on the Organization for Security and Coperation in Europe (OSCE). Hamburg: University of Hamburg / IFSH. Link.

Briony Jones, Ingrid Oliveira, 2016

Truth Commission Archives as New Democratic Spaces

In: Journal of Human Rights Practice, Vol. 8 (1): 6-24.

Elisabeth Baumgartner, Brandon Hamber, Briony Jones, Gráinne Kelly, Ingrid Oliveira, 2016

Introduction: Documentation, Human Rights and Transitional Justice

In: Journal of Human Rights Practice, Vol. 8 (1): 1-5.

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.