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"Humanitarian Challenges in the Shadow of Covid-19"

In these uncertain times, we invite you to learn more about the work of Swiss Humanitarian Aid.

Annual conference 2020
20 August 2020,  13:30–15:00, Bern

Information and registration

 A logistician in a light vest handles several dozen cardboard boxes with relief supplies for the flight to Venezuela.

94 tons of relief goods for the people of Venezuela

In an interview, Manuel Bessler, Head of Humanitarian Aid, explains how Switzerland organises the transport of urgently needed medical aid supplies to Venezuela. 

94 tons of relief goods for the people of Venezuela

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Subscribe to the SDC Newsletter. Topical information every two months on Swiss development cooperation and humanitarian aid.

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Dossiers

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Tech4Good: effective partnerships with the private sector and academia

Through close cooperation with the scientific community and the private sector, the SDC exploits the full potential of new technologies for poverty reduction.

Dossier: Tech4Good

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Dispatch 2017–2020

The principles, tasks, objectives and focus of Switzerland’s international cooperation are set out in the Federal Council’s 2017–2020 Dispatch to Parliament.

Dossier «Dispatch 2017–2020»

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2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development

A global framework for sustainable development. The 17 sustainable development goals follow on from the Millennium Development Goals.

2030 Agenda