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The Forum Suisse de politique international/Swiss Forum for International Affairs (FSPI) is an independent information and reflection group dealing with international relations. It is a full-fledged member of International Geneva, where foreign and Swiss nationals meet regularly to reflect on and refine their understanding of global issues.

The association was created in 1997 by Edouard Brunner, former Secretary of State for Foreign Affairs, Pierre Keller, a Banker, and Alain Nicollier, Coordinator. It is now chaired by Bertrand Louis, Former Swiss Ambassador, who took over from Ambassador Luzius Wasescha in January 2016. It is headquartered in Geneva.

FSPI members are essentially international relations practitioners: diplomats, international civil servants, non-governmental organizations’ staff working on humanitarian, environment or development issues, academics, business people from industry, banking or trade.

The main activity of FSPI is to organize debate-luncheons and conferences on current international policy issues.

Message of the President Bertrand Louis

NEXT DEBATE LUNCHEONS

Thursday, September 28, 2017

Edouard Cuendet, Directeur de la Fondation Genève Place Financière
Les défis de la place financière suisse: transformation et innovation 

Friday, October 13, 2017

Blaise Godet, anc. ambassadeur de Suisse en Chine
La Chine: nouveau partenaire stratégique sur la scène internationale

Thursday, November 23, 2017

Nicolas Bideau, Ambassadeur, Directeur de Présence suisse
La diplomatie publique suisse entre “soft power” et propagande

NEXT PUBLIC LECTURES

Wednesday, November 1rst  2017

6pm, The Palais des Nations
Panel: Multilateralism in question: what consequences for international Geneva?

 

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Forum Suisse de Politique Internationale
Rue Rothschild 20
1202 Genève