Russia, Ukraine & Caucasus Region
swisspeace conducts research and provides expert supprt on Russia, Ukraine and the Caucasus region. It has developed expertise in particular through its Ukraine-Russia Dialogue project (2014-2015) and its Humanitarian Dialogue Project (2006-2012) in the North Caucasus.
Latest Activities and Publications
Albanian Authority on the Sigurimi Files, 31 May 2017
Lessons from the Stasi Records Agency
Nicola Diday participated in a visit of the Albanian Authority on the Sigurimi files at the Stasi Records Agency in Berlin. The goal of the visit was to learn from the experience of the Stasi Records Agency in making accessible the records of the former secret police of Eastern Germany.
Mandate for Conciliation Resources, 2016-2017
Archives on the Nagorny Karabakh conflict
swisspeace organized together with the British NGO Conciliation Resources a workshop in Georgia with participants from Azerbaijan and Armenia on how to establish a common archive on the Nagorny Karabakh conflict.
16 March 2017
KOFF roundtable on "War of Trauma or Trauma of War"
This KOFF roundtable discussed the issues of traumas and war in the context of the Ukrainian conflict.
Altanian Melanie, 2017
Archives against Genocide Denialism? Challenges to the Use of Archives in Turkish-Armenian Reconciliation
Robert Bosch Stiftung, 15 December 2016
Zivilgesellschaftliche Perspektiven auf den ukrainisch-russischen Friedensprozess
Cecile Druey gave an interview about her project on the role of the civil society in the Ukrainian-Russian peace process. Listen (German)