Travel advice

The latest on the security situation, potential risks and recommended precautions.


Group picture of the winners of the ‘Together we’re better’ competition.

Committed, innovative young minds and 92 sustainable development projects

92 projects, heaps of innovative ideas and an impressed specialist audience. The ‘Together we’re better’ competition, a joint SDC—SECO initiative, was a resounding success.

Blog: Discover the projects

Institutional agreement

Institutional agreement

With this institutional agreement, the Federal Council intends to secure the bilateral path and access to the EU internal market in the long term.

Dossier: Institutional issues

Federal Councilor Ignazio Cassis at the vernissage for AVIS28

AVIS28 – Inspiring Switzerland to be ready for the future

Swiss foreign policy needs to become more targeted, better interconnected and more reactive.

Dossier AVIS28

Ignazio Cassis


Online desk FDFA

Online desk FDFA

Using the FDFA’s online consular services while abroad.

Online desk FDFA


Travel advice, security situation and representations

Well prepared and ready to go: information on the security situation and addresses of the Swiss representations abroad

Representations and travel advice

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Foreign policy strategy

Foreign policy strategy 2016–2019

The objective of the strategy is to safeguard Switzerland's interests, independence, well-being and security.

Foreign policy strategy

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Interesting topics attractively presented: The blog of the FDFA in order to discuss, ask and exchange

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