Dr. Christian Schwarz-Schilling, Bundesminister a.D., "is a former Minister for Post and Telecommunication of Germany (1982-1992). As a member of the German Parliament (1976-2002) he served in various capacities, including Chairman of Subcommittee on Human Rights and Humanitarian Aid (1995-1998) and member of the Committees on Foreign Relations (1995-2002) and Economy (1993-1998). After leaving the German Parliament he has focused on furthering the concept of mediation in South Eastern Europe.
"Dr. Schwarz-Schilling currently holds a Chair for Political Sciences and International Relations at the School of Science and Technology in Sarajevo and he works with CSSP on political mediation in Kosovo. He further concentrates his efforts on the Chinese-Tibet conflict." 
- Honorary President, CSSProject for Integrative Mediation
- Expert Member, Institute for the Research of Genocide 
- Senior Advisor (2008), International Crisis Group