First official appearance as Chairperson-in-Office of the OSCE

Thursday, 16.01.2014 – Thursday, 16.01.2014

Conference; OSCE

Didier Burkhalter, president of the Confederation
President of the Confederation Didier Burkhalter is Chairman-in-Office of the OSCE. FDFA

The President of the Swiss Confederation, Mr Didier Burkhalter, is making his first appearance in Vienna as Chairperson-in-Office of the OSCE before its Permanent Council. Switzerland has set its Chairmanship under the leitmotif of “Creating a Security Community for the Benefit of Everyone“.

The ambassadors of the OSCE’s 57 participating States have a seat in the Permanent Council.

Location: Vienna