The Advisory Board advises the members of the Steering Committee and the Platform's Executive Coordinator in the substantive programming of the Platform. It is composed of members from a representative group of International Geneva stakeholders, with an active interest and role in peacebuilding.

The Board represents academia, UN organizations, international NGOs, civil society and diplomatic and donor representatives:

  • Andrea Aeby, Counselor, Peace & Security, Section Global Affairs, Permanent Mission of Switzerland
  • Jason Aplon, Post Conflict / DDR Advisor, Transition and Recovery Division, International Organization for Migration (IOM)
  • Emma Baumhofer, Digital Peacebuilding Expert, swisspeace
  • Anne-Marie Buzatu, Executive Director, ICT4Peace Foundation
  • Silvia Cattaneo, Senior Policy Advisor, Geneva International Centre for Humanitarian Demining (GICHD)
  • Guillaume Charron, Director, Independent Diplomat
  • Gregory Connor, Policy Specialist, Conflict Prevention, Peacebuilding, and Responsive Institutions, United Nations Development Programme (UNDP)
  • Adam Day, Head of Geneva Office, United Nations University Centre for Policy Research 
  • Elisabeth Decrey Warner, Board Member, Leaders pour la Paix
  • Maria Dimitriadou, Special Representative to the UN and WTO, World Bank Office Geneva
  • Tiffany Easthom, Executive Director, Nonviolent Peaceforce
  • Samuel Emonet, Executive Director, Justice Rapid Response (JRR)
  • Nicolas Florquin, Head of Unit, Data & Analytics, Small Arms Survey
  • Robin Geiss, Director, United Nations Institute for Disarmament Research (UNIDIR)
  • Joëlle Germanier, Director, Centre of Competence on Humanitarian Negotiation (CCHN) 
  • Catriona Gourlay, Executive Director, PeaceNexus Foundation
  • Silja Halle, Manager, UNEP-EU Climate Change and Security Programme, United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP)
  • Agnès Hurwitz, Global Lead on Rule of Law, Governance, and Peacebuilding, UNHCR - the UN Refugee Agency
  • David Lanz, Deputy Director, Mediation Support and Policy, Centre for Humanitarian Dialogue (HD)
  • Sacha Meuter, Head of Policy and Research, Fondation Hirondelle
  • Federico Negro, Coordinator OIC, Coordination Support Unit for Peace and Resilience, International Labour Organization (ILO)
  • Sarah Noble, Director of External Relations, The New Humanitarian
  • Peter Prove, Director, Commission of the Churches on International Affairs, World Council of Churches
  • Madeleine Rees, Secretary General, Women’s International League for Peace and Freedom (WILPF)
  • Tuesday Reitano, Deputy Director, Global Initiative against Transnational Organized Crime
  • Maud Roure, Head of Programmes, Kofi Annan Foundation (KAF)
  • Amjad Saleem, Manager, Protection, Inclusion and Engagement, International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies (IFRC)
  • Nicolas Sion, Head of Development, Fight for Humanity
  • Eva Svoboda, Policy Lead, International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC)
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