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15.08.2014 - Press release
Switzerland steps up humanitarian aid for victims in Iraq
Atrocities committed against civilians – specifically by members of the Islamic State group – are pr...
04.08.2014 - Press release
President of the Swiss Confederation Didier Burkhalter launches the Democracy Without Borders initiative at the Locarno International Film Festival
The President of the Swiss Confederation, Didier Burkhalter, will launch the FDFA's Democracy Withou...
09.07.2014 - Article
Regional conference on post-Haiyan
Following the deployment of emergency aid and its support for the reconstruction effort, Switzerland...
04.07.2014 - Press release
Switzerland and IGAD sign framework agreement on partnership and cooperation
The Swiss ambassador in Ethiopia, Andrea Semadeni, and the executive secretary of the Intergovernmen...
27.06.2014 - Article
Farmers from different backgrounds get together in Switzerland
A one-day conference was held on 27 June 2014 at the Grangeneuve Agricultural Institute in the Canto...
25.06.2014 - Press release
Switzerland increases its financial contribution to UNICEF and UNFPA
Bern, 25.06.2014 - The Federal Council is increasing its financial contribution to the United Nation...
23.06.2014 - Press release
2013 Annual Report on Switzerland's International Cooperation
The 2013 Annual Report on Switzerland's International Cooperation has been published. Published join...
18.06.2014 - Article
Swiss people mobilised to help South Sudan's displaced populations
Andrea Cippa, Barbara Egger Maldonado, Arnold Egli and Dominique Reinecke each worked for the UNHCR ...
11.06.2014 - Article
"Humans must remain at the centre of the fight against desertification"
On 17 June 2014, the SDC will co-organise a public conference in Geneva to mark World Day to Combat ...
30.05.2014 - Press release
Federal Council report on Switzerland's commitment to promoting health and sex education in developing countries
The Federal Council has adopted a report about Switzerland’s efforts to promote health and sex educa...