Office on Drugs and Crime

Switzerland supports various projects of the UN Office in Vienna in the fields of human security and the rule of law.

Non-proliferation Institutions

Switzerland is active in fighting the proliferation of nuclear technology.

International Atomic Energy Agency

Switzerland, which is a founding member and currently member of the Board of Governors, participates in many different ways in the IAEA – a UN specialised agency.

Industrial Development Organization

As a UNIDO founding member and major donor country, Switzerland is especially focused on the efficiency and environmental sustainability of industrial production and trade capacity building.

Comprehensive Nuclear-Test-Ban Treaty

Switzerland has ratified the Comprehensive Nuclear-Test-Ban Treaty (CTBT) and actively participates in the work of the Preparatory Commission for the CTBT Organization (CTBTO) and its working groups.

Other international bodies

Switzerland takes an active part in the United Nations Office for Outer Space Affairs (UNOOSA) and its Committee on the Peaceful Uses of Outer Space (COPUOS) and in the United Nations Commission on International Trade Law (UNCITRAL) and other UN bodies based in Vienna.