Mediation Blogs

Please find below a selection of Mediation and Mediation Support related blogs.

Blogs from MSN Members

Mediation Perspectives Blog

Mediation Perspectives is a periodic blog entry that’s provided by the CSS’ Mediation Support Team and occasional guest authors. Each entry is designed to highlight the utility of mediation approaches in dealing with violent political conflicts.

FBA Blog

The blog is an informal way of telling people about what FBA does. It is available to anyone interested in Sweden’s efforts in peace promotion, conflict resolution and other areas within the FBA’s mandate.


Members of the MSN met online on the 16th of February 2023 to discuss the UN DPPA “Guidance on Mediation of Ceasefires”. In this blog, we discuss what ceasefires are and how they related to peace mediation.

Photo credit: courtesy of the National Library of Scotland / Flickr, Open air cookery near Miraumont-le-Grand, Western Front, during World War I

Climate Change

Members of the MSN met on the 8th of February 2023 to discuss a UN Department of Political and Peacebuilding Affairs Practice Note on “The Implications of Climate Change for Mediation and Peace Processes”. In this blog, we discuss the implications of climate change for peace mediation.

Photo credit: Joanne Francis on Unsplash