Swiss Network for International Studies

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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.


Mapping International Investment Agreements

In this recent research paper, published by the International Centre for Trade and Sustainable Development and the World Economic Forum, Rodrigo Polanco Lazo (University of Chile and World Trade Institute) is mapping the international investment agreements concluded by the Group of Twenty (G20) countries, examining whether there is a common thread between those countries with respect to investment protection and especially the G20 Guiding Principles for Global Investment Policymaking.

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SNIS Stipend for Research on International Organisations

The SNIS offers a new funding opportunity aimed at promoting research on international organisations by young scholars. The stipend offers PhD students the opportunity to carry out their IO-related research while being anchored at the SNIS offices in Geneva.

SNIS Research Mandate

To celebrate its 10th anniversary, the SNIS opens a tender for a research mandate on its constituency and the impact of its funded projects.