Education, Research, Digital

Maryline Maillard
Maryline Maillard © FDFA

Policy on Science, Research, Technology, Education and Training

Maryline Maillard – Counsellor
Tel.: +32 (0)2 286 13 38

Contact: Leonita Memaj
Tel.: +32 (0)2 286 13 10

Anja Siebold Bucher
Anja Siebold Bucher © FDFA

Telecommunications, Digital Policy, Audio-visual, Postal services, Sport

Anja Siebold Bucher – First Secretary
Tel.: +32 (0)2 286 13 39

Contact: Leonita Memaj
Tel.: +32 (0)2 286 13 10

Research – a fruitful cooperation

Fruitful cooperation exists between Switzerland and the EU in the field of scientific research: Further information at

Creative Europe – support for Swiss cinema

In the 1990s, the European Union launched its MEDIA programme, which helps improve the chances of European films, which are at a disadvantage in isolated domestic markets, against competition from the big Hollywood productions.

Education – for the benefit of the students

The EU has built up a considerable reputation for encouraging student mobility in life-long learning. At university, students can take part in educational programmes such as Erasmus.