Institutional Partnerships

Management: Natalie Kohli
Deputy: Frédéric Noirjean

The Institutional Partnerships Division (IP) promotes partnerships and the institutional dialogue of SDC with Swiss organisations. Its mandate comprises:

  • Implementation of the SDC guidance for engagement with Swiss NGOs (programme contributions)
  • Eligibility clearance
  • Approval and resource allocation
  • Monitoring of SDC programme contributions to Swiss NGOs
  • Negotiating and monitoring of the SDC's contribution to promoting education for sustainable development in Switzerland
  • Exchange with the cantons and communes on development cooperation issues