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22 March 2017
Knowledge for Peace Project Launch
The roundtable was opened by panelists Bruno Charbonneau, Gilbert Fokou, Eric Morier-Genoud, Harriet Logo Kuyang and Leben Moro who presented approaches of how knowledge of and for peace can be acquired and subsequently contribute to a more sustainable peace. More information
15 March 2017
Archives against Genocide Denialism
In the latest Working Paper Melanie Altanian analyzes the role of archives in situations of conflicting memories. The context of the official Turkish denial of the Armenian genocide provides insights on the uses and misuses of epistemic attributes such as reliability and truth. Working paper
9 March 2017
Mediation and Diplomacy Coaching
swisspeace contributed to a peer coaching for ten high-ranking German diplomats and members of parliament organized by the Center for International Peace Operations, ZIF. The coaching combined theoretical background with participatory elements and coaching sessions. More information
Altanian Melanie, 2017
Archives against Genocide Denialism? Challenges to the Use of Archives in Turkish-Armenian Reconciliation
Dominik Balthasar, 2017
Quo vadis Afrika?
Afrika Bulletin Nr. 165 - Aktuelle Brennpunkte: Äthiopien, Mozambique, Zimbabwe. Download.
Anna Leissing, Vesna Matovic, Dagmar Reichert & Meret Schlegel, 2017
Art Initiatives in Fragile and Conflict Affected Regions
Critical Reflection following the KOFF Roundtable from November 2016. Download