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21.05.2013 - Press release
Switzerland hosts the international conference on disaster risk reduction in Geneva
Natural and man-made disasters are occurring with increasing frequency. To alleviate suffering, prep...
20.05.2013 - Article
Information on the Swiss Enlargement Contribution (flyer)
New flyer „The Swiss Enlargement Contribution - Switzerland’s contribution to reducing the social an...
17.05.2013 - Article
Annual Report 2012 SECO/SDC on Switzerland's contribution to EU enlargement
On 14 June 2012 the commitment period for Switzerland’s enlargement contribution for the EU-10 came ...
15.05.2013 - Article
Interview with Annemarie Sancar, advisor for SDC sector policy on gender equality
Inequality between men and women undermines society as a whole and creates a massive obstacle to dev...
15.05.2013 - Article
Interview with Lucas Riegger, Regional Humanitarian Affairs Officer in Mali
One year after the food crisis and the takeover of northern territories of the country by armed grou...
14.05.2013 - Press release
The Constitutional and Legal Affairs Committee of the Parliament of Bosnia and Herzegovina on a working visit to Switzerland
The Constitutional and Legal Affairs Committee of the Parliament of Bosnia and Herzegovina will make...
13.05.2013 - Article
Interview with Michel Sidibé, Executive Director of UNAIDS during his visit to Bern on 13 May 2013
Worldwide efforts to combat HIV/AIDS have made remarkable progress in recent years, and the experts ...
13.05.2013 - Press release
Visit to Bern by Executive Director of UNAIDS, Michel Sidibé
On 13 May, Federal Councillor Didier Burkhalter, Head of the Federal Department of Foreign Affairs (...
08.05.2013 - Article
8.5.2013: World Red Cross and Red Crescent Day
8 May is World Red Cross and Red Crescent Day and also the anniversary of the birth of its founder a...
08.05.2013 - Press release
Switzerland promotes broad-based growth in Burkina Faso and Mozambique
On 8 May 2013 the Federal Council decided to grant Burkina Faso and Mozambique general budgetary ass...