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The Embassy of Switzerland in Bangladesh is closed on the listed dates.
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The Embassy represents Switzerland's interests in Bangladesh and provides consular services and visa support
The current security situation in the country
An overview of the content, and how it is kept up to date
Information for preparing your trip
Visa application procedure and applicable regulations in Switzerland
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How to minimise the risks
What to do in case of earthquake abroad?
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Risk of kidnapping in the Sahara and Sahel region
How many Swiss nationals live in the country and what they do
Consulates, embassies and contacts in Switzerland
Swiss nationals who live and travel abroad are subject to which national laws and obligations?
Contact the responsible Swiss representation or consulate when you want to register or unregister as a resident, when you need a new passport, have moved or wish to apply for citizenship. The entire selection of services offered can be found in the dropdown menu to the right. The contact details of the responsible Swiss representation are shown on the corresponding page.
Swiss citizens who get into difficulties abroad, also can ask for advice and help from the Swiss representative.
The magazine for the Swiss Abroad appears six times a year and provides information about what is happening at home and the activities of Swiss associations abroad. It also answers administrative questions.
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Using the FDFA’s online consular services while abroad.
The relevant Swiss representation abroad can answer any questions concerning the FDFA’s online desk.
Information on requirements to enter Switzerland and to take residence, procedure to submit an entry visa application, visa application form and fees
List of information sources and contact points with regard to entering Switzerland and residency
What you need to know about working, studying and living in Switzerland as a foreigner
Summary of general information about Switzerland and links
Switzerland's strength as one of the most successful global business locations
An overview of Swiss diplomacy and involvement on the ground
A broad overview of Swiss services compiled by the FDFA, SECO and the Swiss representations abroad
Switzerland’s strategic priorities for development cooperation in Bangladesh
International cooperation is driven by the vision of a world without poverty and in peace, for sustainable development. Through four equally-important objectives, Switzerland is making a global contribution.
Switzerland's projects searchable by date or theme
Factsheets of Switzerland supported cooperation projects and/or programmes in Bangladesh.
Efficient and Accountable Local Governance (EALG) (PDF, 1 Page, 243.8 kB, English)
WASH Support for Vulnerable Local Communities in Cox’s Bazar (PDF, 1 Page, 246.5 kB, English)
Human Rights Programme by United Nations Development Programme in Bangladesh (PDF, 1 Page, 242.4 kB, English)
Horizontal Learning Programme (HLP) in Bangladesh: SHIKHON (PDF, 1 Page, 241.7 kB, English)
Political Empowerment of Women: APARAJITA (PDF, 1 Page, 314.1 kB, English)
Participatory Action Against Corruption: Towards Transparency and Accountability (PACTA) (PDF, 1 Page, 313.3 kB, English)
Integrated Water Resource Management in Barind Areas: IWRM (PDF, 1 Page, 302.7 kB, English)
PEACE Consortium: GCERF (PDF, 1 Page, 245.7 kB, English)
GO4IMPact: Governance for Improved Public Services Delivery (PDF, 2 Pages, 310.6 kB, English)
B-SkillFUL Phase II (PDF, 1 Page, 240.8 kB, English)
Prabriddhi Phase II (PDF, 1 Page, 243.6 kB, English)
B-Briddhi (PDF, 1 Page, 311.0 kB, English)
Market System for Chars (M4C) (PDF, 1 Page, 245.2 kB, English)
Sanitation Marketing Systems: SanMarks (PDF, 1 Page, 246.0 kB, English)
Bangladesh Micro-insurance Market Development Programme: BMMDP (PDF, 1 Page, 245.5 kB, English)
Scaling Social and Impact Enterprises in Bangladesh (PDF, 1 Page, 233.9 kB, English)
Khudi Bari (PDF, 1 Page, 245.3 kB, English)
UDDOKTA – Empowering Entrepreneurs (PDF, 1 Page, 248.9 kB, English)
BRAC Social Cohesion Fund for the Cox’s Bazar District (PDF, 1 Page, 246.9 kB, English)
Migration Policy for Decent Work of Migrant Workers (PDF, 1 Page, 242.4 kB, English)
Ashshash – for Men and Women Who Have Escaped Trafficking (PDF, 1 Page, 245.8 kB, English)
Strengthened and Informative Migration Systems: SIMS (PDF, 1 Page, 241.2 kB, English)
Humanitarian Response for Rohingya Refugees in Cox’s Bazar (PDF, 2 Pages, 255.8 kB, English)
COVID-19 Prevention and Resilience (PDF, 1 Page, 308.2 kB, English)
Resilience to Economic Volatility of Indigenous and Vulnerable populations through Empowerment (REVIVE) (PDF, 1 Page, 414.4 kB, multilingual: English, English)
Supporting Covid Recovery through Emergency Actions for Marginalized - SCREAM (PDF, 1 Page, 375.4 kB, multilingual: English, English)
Comprehensive care, protection, and education response for Children affected by COVID-19 living in Daulatdia and Faridpur brothels (PDF, 1 Page, 377.0 kB, multilingual: English, English)
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Last update 01.02.2022