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Bilateral way

The bilateral approach allows Switzerland to represent its interests with the EU in the best way. The Federal Council is aiming to conclude an institutional agreement to revive this approach.
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Commitment in Syria

Switzerland provides humanitarian aid to protect and help the people affected by the crisis both in Syria and its neighbouring countries.
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Democracy Without Borders

The Democracy Without Borders initiative associates nationally and internationally renowned Swiss personalities with development projects.

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