In focus

Agenda All agenda items

At work in the lab – Slovakian vocational school pupils receive a good education with a strong emphasis on practical skills.

Swiss Enlargement Contribution: Milestones in 2016

Project preparation in Croatia, successful conclusion of the programmes in Estonia and Slovenia, overview of developments and results.

Annual Report 2016

A man standing next to a stone wall less than one metre high built in a cultivated field.

Reducing the risks of disasters in Nicaragua

An experimental project has enabled thousands of smallholder farmers to try out new techniques and increase their harvests.

Project Nicaragua 

A student screwing a solar panel together.

Improving Albania's vocational education and training system

The SDC supports practice-oriented education to give young people better job opportunities.

Project

Dossiers

Hope for children and young people in humanitarian crises

Annual Conference of Swiss Humanitarian Aid and the Swiss Humanitarian Aid Unit 2017

Dossier

Three Peruvian experts roped together walking on a glacier.

Mountains a vital setting for sustainable development efforts

A large number of SDC projects take place in mountain regions and seek to improve the quality of life of people who live there.

Dossier

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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

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

Children looking at a globe in a classroom.

Annual Report 2015

Swiss International Cooperation 2015 – a milestone on the road to sustainable development

Annual Report 2015

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