Participating Team members

Laurent Goetschel

Laurent Goetschel is director of swisspeace and professor of political science at the University of Basel. He is currently president of the Swiss Commission for Research Partnerships with Developing Countries of the Swiss Academy of Sciences.

Sibel Gürler

Sibel Gürler is Head of the Statehood programme at swisspeace, and leads swisspeace’s activities related to Business & Peace. Her work has included consultancy mandates for government institutions as well as national and international aid organisations.

Stefan Bächtold

Stefan Bächtold is swisspeace’s in-country focal point in Myanmar. He has specialised in developing integrated Theories of Change, alternative evaluation approaches and collaborative learning processes for peacebuilding projects.

Jamie Pring

Jamie Pring is a PhD candidate at the University of Basel and a PhD fellow of the swisspeace Mediation program examining the role of norms in international peace mediation.


Work Packages

WP2: COMBINE

Consolidation of available research and materials on resilience in peacebuilding

WP3: CREATE

Designing and writing materials to establish future grant applications

WP7: STUDY

Lessons identified, lessons learned, and best practices, to be fed into future grant applications

WP8: SPREAD

Dissemination and communication