News overview


28.07.2022 Switzerland and Bangladesh: 50 years of working towards increased prosperity

24.06.2022 "There's enough food in the world for everyone, but not everyone can access it"

10.06.2022 Swiss aid in Ukraine: a lot of crisis management and even more flexibility

08.06.2022 Switzerland and Central Asian states: 30 years of cooperation

05.06.2022 Green gold: livelihoods in Mongolia 

24.05.2022 Assessing risks, risk preparedness and saving lives

26.04.2022 Applying lessons from the Swiss school system to development cooperation

25.04.2022 Fighting malaria: Switzerland's unique expertise

22.04.2022 Young generations in the Near East – between challenges and new perspectives

07.04.2022 World on big screen in Nyon

31.03.2022 First International Cooperation Forum Switzerland

24.03.2022 Myanmar a year on: Switzerland remains proactive

16.03.2022 Women and girls, agents and victims in the humanitarian crisis in Yemen

26.02.2022 Blue Peace Days: water as a cause of conflict and an opportunity for peace

25.01.2022 "The question of who provides education needs to be addressed"

13.01.2022 Swiss research tackles global challenges




15.12.2021 "We saw the East as much too homogeneous"

13.12.2021 On food and mountain agroecology

03.12.2021 Persons with disabilities should be heard – and international development cooperation is no exception


13.10.2021 Preventing flooding in Cambodia: hope for an entire region


27.09.2021 Global challenges take the stage alongside artists at CULTURESCAPES

09.09.2021 "I want us to stay young"

09.09.2021 Sixty decades of adaptability: Switzerland's international cooperation


19.08.2021 Beirut, a year on…

03.08.2021 openIMIS: the open source software that facilitates access to healthcare

03.08.2021 Open Doors: culture driving sustainable development


30.07.2021 Switzerland and Tajikistan: two decades of continuous learning

29.07.2021 Education: the key to sustainable development

20.07.2021 SDC: new structure for modern development cooperation

19.07.2021 "How to talk about international cooperation today"

02.07.2021 Drought, COVID-19 and conflict in Afghanistan – Switzerland helps to create prospects


21.06.2021 Integrationg human rights in business is a matter of global concern

20.06.2021 Greening the blue in humanitarian aid

04.06.2021 "It's important for development cooperation to be able to react quickly to crisis situations"

01.06.2021 2020 annual report on Swiss international cooperation: a year dominated by COVID-19


28.05.2021 Switzerland supports Ukraine in its digital transition

12.05.2021 “Taking part in this global effort is in Switzerland's direct interest” 

06.05.2021 COVID-19: Swiss aid for overburdened hospitals in India


28.04.2021 COVID-19 in India: Switzerland sends aid to support Indian hospitals

25.04.2021 The fight against malaria: lessons learned in Tanzania to benefit the world at large

20.04.2021 SDC–ETH Zurich–CGIAR: magic beans to mark an anniversary

19.04.2021 Affordable vaccines – rapidly organised together!

08.04.2021 Globale Lösungen finden – für unsere Entwicklungspartner

07.04.2021 Equitable access to diagnostics, treatments and vaccines: three pillars of a global response


25.03.2021 "Sustainable change requires a systemic effort"

22.03.2021 Water stories for peace

21.03.2021 Sustainable forest management to reduce climate risks and poverty

05.03.2021 Community-based psychiatry – outpatient therapy instead of in-patient care

04.03.2021 "It's about developing solutions with local people, not for them"

03.03.2021 "This systemic change has altered the role of Swiss NGOs"

01.03.2021 The silent emergency – the famine in Yemen raises serious concerns


23.02.2021 Clean cooling systems to fight global warming

19.02.2021 SDC and Swiss NGOs: trouble in paradise?

10.02.2021 World Pulses Day: on the trail of Yakina the bean

06.02.2021 Eighty per cent of FGM cases happen in Africa

02.02.2021 "Sustainable development would not be possible without business"


25.01.2021 Cooperation to bolster children's education in emergencies

24.01.2021 Millions deprived of education – FDFA creates opportunities

22.01.2021 Croatia: Switzerland responds to appeal for emergency shelters