Swiss Network for International Studies

Research Projects

We make academic research accessible to non specialists. Documentaries, publications and full-length reports help you grasp complex issues quickly.

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We promote academic research in international studies. The research teams are composed of academics, staff from international organisations and NGOs.


Submit your proposal

Researchers can submit their project proposals in our annual call. The call is organized as a two-step competition with a first deadline in Jaunary (pre-proposals) and a second deadline in May (full proposal).

Project Publication

World Heritage and Human Rights – Lessons from the Asia-Pacific and global arena, edited by Peter Bille Larsen, University of Lucerne (Routledge). The World Heritage community is currently adopting policies to mainstream human rights as part of a wider sustainability. This book provides both a review of World Heritage policy at the global level and case studies from Asia-Pacific.

International Geneva Award Winners

Congratulations to Sara L.M. Davis, Annabelle Littoz-Monnet and Mark Goodale for their articles prized with the International Geneva Award 2017.