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SDC – on location worldwide

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Further information
 Geographical priorities
SDC partner countries at a glance.

 Thematic priorities
Overview of SDC's focal topics.

The work of the SDC - specific examples.
Strategy 2013–2016
Four framework credits, one Message

What are the new strategic orientations of Switzerland’s international cooperation? Which principles guide and which instruments are applied in Switzerland’s international cooperation?
Strategy 2013–2016

Activities - various means

As the Swiss Government's centre of competence for international cooperation, SDC is responsible for development cooperation with the South and East, multilateral cooperation as well as for Switzerland's humanitarian aid.

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Multilateral Cooperation
Sustainable solutions thanks to international cooperation with multilateral institutions.
Cooperation with the South
Helping the poor in Africa, Asia and Latin America to help themselves.

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Cooperation with the East
Support for transition and reform processes in Eastern Europe and the Commonwealth of Independent States (CIS).
Humanitarian aid
Direct and unbureaucratic help for people in need.

Global Programs
Climate change, food and water crises as well as migration are topics of concern to all mankind in a globalised world.