Mô Bleeker is Special Envoy and Head of the task force for dealing with the past and prevention of atrocities at the Swiss Federal Department of Foreign Affairs (FDFA).
She has worked for more than 35 years in societies engaged in a process of transition from war to peace in Central America, Colombia, the Balkans, South and South East Asia, Central Asia, Central, North and West Africa, notably as FDFA Senior Adviser in charge of dealing with the past and genocide prevention, and as FDFA Swiss Peacebuilding Adviser in Guatemala.
Mô Bleeker studied anthropology, religious sciences, journalism and social communication at the University of Fribourg. She also holds a postgraduate diploma in Development Studies from the Graduate Institute of International and Development Studies.
The Transitional Justice Spring School 2017 aims to address the roles of memory and culture in transitional justice processes through an interdisciplinary, comprehensively structured high-quality one-week programme.