10.09.2013 | Category: Research

13 September 2013: Side Event on Archives of Truth Commission at the 24th Session of the Human Rights Council in Geneva

The Side Event took place on Friday 13th September 2013 at the Palais des Nations in Geneva. [more]

10.09.2013 | Category: Network and Outreach, Research

Presentation of TRC Archives Research at ARA Conference

Elisabeth Baumgartner presented the swisspeace study on archives of truth commissions at the annual... [more]

26.07.2013 | Category: Research

Case Descriptions: Archiving for a Peaceful Future

Publication: Case Descriptions, Archiving for a Peaceful Future by swisspeace [more]

24.07.2013 | Category: Research

Essential 01/2013

Publication: Archives for a Peaceful Future by swisspeace  [more]

03.07.2013 | Category: Network and Outreach

Remembering the Nakba: From testimonies of victims and perpetrators to Public Hearings and Common Archives

The Israeli Organisation Zochrot presented their insights at a roundtable discussion organized by... [more]

29.05.2013 | Category: Network and Outreach

Conference on Archives of Transitional Justice Mechanisms

On 16 May 2013 the second annual conference of the archivesproject at swisspeace took place in... [more]

29.05.2013 | Category: Network and Outreach

War crimes: Archives against amnesia

Interview with Elisabeth Baumgartner on Swiss Radio (German)  [more]

28.03.2013 | Category: Training and Capacity Building

Martial Law Files Project

Workshop and Assessment with the Commission on Human Rights of the Philippines [more]

10.03.2013 | Category: Network and Outreach

Video: The Role of Archives in Dealing with the Past

swisspeace interviewed Vesna Teršelič, Director of Documenta, Zagreb (March 2013) [more]

07.03.2013 | Category: Research

Securing Police Archives

swisspeace released a new publication by Trudy Huskamp Peterson [more]


Diday, Nicola (2016): Archive und Vergangenheitsarbeit: Erfahrungen aus Tunesien und den Philippinen. Arbido 2016/3. Read (pdf) in German

Oliveira, Ingrid, Briony Jones and Sandra Rubli (2014): Archives for a Peaceful Future: Case Descriptions. Read (pdf)

Huskamp Petersen, Trudy (2014): The Probative Value of Archival Documents. swisspeace Essential 1/ 2014. Read (pdf)

swisspeace (2013): A Conceptual Framework for Dealing with the Past. swisspeace Essential 3/ 2013. Read (pdf)

Jones, Briony and Sandra Rubli (2013): Archives for a peaceful future. swisspeace Essential 01/2013. Read (pdf)

Huskamp Peterson, Trudy (2013): Securing Police Archives. A Guide for Practicioners. swisspeace Essential 02/2013. Read (pdf)

swisspeace (2012): A Conceptual Framework for Dealing with the Past. Holism in Principle and Practice. DwP Background Paper. Read (pdf)