Training on Peace Mediation for Swiss, German, Norwegian and Finnish Diplomats
From 27 June to 1 July, the German Federal Foreign Office and the Swiss Federal Department of Foreign Affairs co/organized a five day training on peace mediation for Swiss, German, Norwegian, and Finnish diplomats.
The interactive training included different mediation methods and approaches, micros-skills, process design, a one-day case simulation on Sudan, an overview on mediation support infrastructures in Germany, Switzerland, Finland, Norway and the UN. Highly experienced German and Swiss Diplomats shared insights from the Middle East Peace Process and Ukraine.
The training was a joint initiative between the Initiative Mediation Support Deutschland (IMSD) of which the CPM is a member organization and the Mediation Support Project (Center for Security Studies ETH Zurich and swisspeace).