Daniele Ganser, Friedensforschung


Swiss Historian, Peace and Energy Researcher
Director of the Swiss Institute for Peace and Energy Research

My research focuses on energy, war and peace from a geostrategic perspective. Today, thousands of people all over the world are looking for peaceful solutions to conflicts and promote renewable energies. I am convinced that scientists, too, can help overcome some of the lies and the brutality that still shape our world.

Research Interests:
  • International History from 1945 to today
  • Secret Warfare and Geostrategy
  • Intelligence Services and Special Forces
  • Peak Oil and Resource Wars
  • Globalization and Human Rights




  • 31. 03. 2017 19:30 Uhr

    Die Weltpolitik der USA gestern und heute

    Kongresshaus Liebestrasse, Liebestrasse 3, 8400 Winterthur

    Auf den Punkt

    Zur Veranstaltung
  • 07. 04. 2017 19:30 Uhr

    Energiepolitik & Frieden

    Filmtheater Weltspiegel, Rudolf-Breitscheid-Strasse 78, 03046 Cottbus

    Friedenskoordination Cottbus

    Zur Veranstaltung
  • 29. 04. 2017 16:00 Uhr

    Erneuerbare Energien und Nachhaltigkeit sind ein Beitrag zum Frieden

    Gemeindesaal Zollikon, Rotfluhstrasse 96, 8702 Zollikon

    ADES & Fröhlich Info AG

    Zur Veranstaltung
  • 05. 05. 2017 20:00 Uhr

    Illegale Kriege und die Verantwortung der Friedensarbeit heute

    Rudolf Steiner Haus Hamburg, Mittelweg 11-12, 20148 Hamburg

    Rudolf Steiner Haus Hamburg e.V.

    Zur Veranstaltung









Daniele Ganser's new book "Illegale Kriege. Wie die NATO-Länder die UNO sabotieren. Eine Chronik von Kuba bis Syrien" was published in October 2007 at Orell Füssli. The book recalls that the Charta of the United Nations prohibits wars and presents current examples on how this prohibition is disregarded by NATO member states.

Link to the book's presentation »




On March 1, 2008, the book „NATO’s Secret Armies“ was published in german under the title „NATO Geheimarmeen in Europa“. The book is also available in English and seven other languages. It describes how secret armies were set up across Western Europe during the Cold War by NATO and the CIA and how in some countries these secret soldiers were linked to terror, torture and coup d’états.

Link to the book's presentation »

On September 20, 2012, Orell Füssli has published the book "Europa im Erdölrausch" in german. 88 million barrels of oil are consumed every day. That's the equivalent of 44 very large crude carries. Where does the oil come from? How did it influence world's history of the past 150 years? But last and foremost: why does it run out now?

Link to the book's presentation »