2nd Annual International Working Group

November 7 - 8, 2019
Geneva, Switzerland

The Tragedy Assistance Program for Survivors (TAPS) International invites delegates to attend the Global Summit for Organizations Supporting Military Deceased at a two day conference, November 7 to 8, during the last two days of the Geneva Peace Week. The Summit will be held at Maison de la Paix - Petal 4 - GCSP Conference Room 1 (4th Floor) in Geneva, Switzerland.

The International Working Group is an important worldwide gathering providing training for those supporting the traumatically bereaved, address transgenerational trauma, and share cultural traditions in honoring military sacrifice.  TAPS International will be leading a panel discussion titled "Turning War Grief Into Positive Peace" on November 6 at 1 p.m. 

1st Annual International Working Group Agreement Signing

Attendees at the International Working Group agree to acknowledge the universality of grief, our respect for all who have served and died, and our dedication to peace. At this conference, we will honor our fallen heroes, our military deceased, and our martyrs and we will raise our voices as one global community.

Delegations are limited to two official delegates per organization who will participate in proceedings, with unlimited additional guests from representative organizations welcome.



Warwick Hotel Geneva

The Warwick Hotel Geneva
Rue de Lausanne 14, 1201
Genève, Switzerland
Phone: +41 22 716 80 00

With its artful interiors and contemporary design, the Warwick Geneva sets the standard for contemporary luxury in a cosmopolitan setting.

TAPS International has reserved a block of rooms at a discounted weekend rate of 175 CHF and a weekday rate of 260 to 280 CHF.

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  • Free cancellation up to 21 days before arrival
  • 2 nights charged for cancelling between 21 and 15 days before arrival
  • 50% of total stay charged for cancelling between 15 and 7 days before arrival
  • Less than 7 days prior to arrival date all cancellations, no-shows and early departures will be charged at 100%

Registration to attend this summit is now open. Select the Register Now button at the tops of this page. For more information, please write to us at global@taps.org.  More information can also be found under the delegation sign up section.