Certificate of Advanced Studies (CAS) in Civilian Peacebuilding Essentials

Course info

Target Audience

The course is designed for practitioners and academics interested in bridging their own experiences with current conceptual insights and practical knowledge on civilian peacebuilding.


September 2017 - August 2018


Civilian peacebuilding plays a crucial role in efforts to transform violent conflict, promote peace, rebuild war-torn societies and prevent the recurrence of violence. This postgraduate course provides a holistic understanding of civilian peacebuilding. Course methodologies include expert inputs, peer exchange, case studies, skills training and self-study. On-site classes take place once a month (Friday and Saturday), the two 3-day trainings take place from Wednesday to Friday at swisspeace in Basel, Switzerland. Deadline for registration is July 31 2017.

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