Peace Operations and Peacebuilding Course - Geneva Centre for Security Policy
When: 26 February - 10 March 2023
Application deadline: 30 November 2022
Cost: This course is sponsored by the Government of Switzerland. Selected participants will only need to cover the cost of their travel to the course venue in Stans, medical coverage and visa.
The GCSP in cooperation with the Swiss Armed Forces, Swisspeace and on behalf of the Swiss Federal Department for Foreign Affairs (FDFA) offers a 2-week course on peacebuilding for the Swiss FDFA Expert Pool and selected international participants.
The course is aimed at members of the Swiss Expert Pool and international participants with up to 5 years of peacebuilding experience, either civilian or military. You will learn:
Deepen your knowledge and analytical skills as you understand the interlinked challenges of peace and security within the peacebuilding environment
Enhance your capacity to prepare and design effective peacebuilding projects and initiatives
Develop skills for your work in peacebuilding missions either as secondees to multilateral organisations or as an implementer of bilateral projects
Expand cross-cultural understandings and instill a greater awareness of diversity and gender considerations