Our partners are vital to the success of the Global Negotiation Conference. Support can come in a range of ways from financial, technical or administrative. If your organisation is interested in becoming a sponsor or partner to the GNC then please get in contact for more information.
The Chair of Political Philosophy at the Department of Philosophy, University of Zurich is led by Professor Francis Cheneval. The research of the chair focuses upon the foundations of political thinking and of political action dealing with basic issues of human existence and the structure of practical rationality, including questions of human nature, action theory, and norm theory.
The Mercator Foundation Switzerland is a private foundation that supports and initiates projects in the fields of science, children and young people and the environment. The Mercator Foundation Switzerland has been a generous supporter of the GNC since its inception.
An autonomous UN body established in 1963, the United Nations Institute for Training and Research is a training arm of the United Nations System, and has the mandate to enhance the effectiveness of the UN through diplomatic training, and to increase the impact of national actions through public awareness-raising, education and training of public policy officials.
Founded in 1683, Brill is a publishing house with a rich history and a strong international focus. The company’s head office is in Leiden, (The Netherlands) with a branch office in Boston, Massachusetts (USA). Brill’s publications focus on the Humanities and Social Sciences, International Law and selected areas in the Sciences. Brill publications also include the imprints Brill | Nijhoff, Hotei and Global Oriental. Brill is the publisher of the leading journal on negotiation International Negotiation: A Journal of Theory and Practice.
The Europa Institut at the University of Zurich (EIZ) is one of the leading centres of expertise for European Law and is an important provider of advanced legal training in Switzerland. The EIZ provides consulting-, training- and information services in all areas of European law and Swiss commercial law.