Overview of the implemented measures

Window in the form of a light bulb with buildings in the background.
Achieving sustainable development presents many challenges. This is why each step taken and every idea counts towards greater sustainability. © Keystone

The Swiss representations abroad are implementing many different measures which contribute towards sustainable development. They can be divided into the following four categories.

Buildings and building technology

Buildings with green roofs, illustration.
The buildings sector is responsible for a significant share of greenhouse gas emissions. © Keystone

The following table provides an overview of the measures implemented that concern buildings and building technology.

Mobility and transport

Bicycles and scooters leaning against a wall.
Sustainable mobility helps to reduce traffic without restricting freedom of movement. © Keystone

The following table provides an overview of the measures implemented concerning mobility and transport.

Energy and climate

Wind power plant model, design plans and tablet on the table in the office.
Energy-related measures also help in the fight against climate change. © Keystone

The following table provides an overview of the measures implemented on energy and climate.

Conserving resources and protecting the environment

A water crown creates a circular pattern in a pool of water. Illustration.
Natural resources are finite which is why protecting and conserving them is vitally important. © Keystone

The following table provides an overview of the measures implemented aiming to conserve resources and protect the environment.