Francesco Antonio Giorgioli, Allegory of Peace and  Disarmament.
The strategy identifies five priority fields of action, including nuclear weapons. © FDFA

The external conditions for arms control, disarmament and non-proliferation have shifted dramatically due to geopolitical changes and rapid technological advances. To keep pace with these developments, the Federal Council decided to draw up its first ever Arms Control and Disarmament Strategy, with the aim of positioning Switzerland as a credible and proactive actor in this field – an actor that supports viable solutions and thus contributes to enhancing security in Europe and around the world. 

Last update 31.01.2024


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