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14.04.2014 - Article
"Changes must take place in both donor and recipient states"
Donor states in the field of international development cooperation want to improve the effectiveness...
11.04.2014 - Article
The SDC at the Geneva Health Forum
The Geneva Health Forum will take place in Geneva from 15–17 April. The SDC is supporting the intern...
11.04.2014 - Article
Yves Rossier meets the Bolivian foreign minister, David Choquehuanca Céspedes
Today, Friday, 11 April 2014, the FDFA state secretary, Yves Rossier, received the Bolivian foreign ...
08.04.2014 - Article
Optimising transit container control implies a strong regional police cooperation
Since 2006, Besnik Murrani has been working as a customs officer at the port of Durrës, situated 30k...
08.04.2014 - Press release
Switzerland's official development assistance in 2013
Switzerland spent CHF 2.964 billion on official development assistance (ODA) in 2013, an increase of...
07.04.2014 - Article
The SDC maintains its efforts for the reconstruction of Rwanda
Twenty years since Rwanda was devastated by war in 1994, a certain amount of stability has returned ...
02.04.2014 - Press release
Ambassador Manuel Sager appointed new head of the SDC
Bern, 02.04.2014 - The Federal Council has appointed the current Swiss ambassador in Washington, Man...
26.03.2014 - Press release
Background report on commodities: Implementation of recommendations on track
The Federal Council is satisfied with progress to date in the commodities arena. At its meeting toda...
21.03.2014 - Article
World Water Day – Switzerland calls for a comprehensive water goal in the post-2015 agenda
World Water Day is on 22 March. The conservation of global water resources is a priority for Switzer...
20.03.2014 - Press release
Seminar on Federalism for 30 African parliamentarians
Bern, 20.03.2014 - Some 30 members of parliament from six countries in East Africa have been invited...