Policy of cooperation. Swiss budget of cooperation, SDC, Seco. UN- Sustainable Develogment Goals (SDG).
Also in Switzerland the "refugee crisis" is causing a stir. A few facts would be a useful input to this discussion. ...>>
Although the Finance Department regularly announces budget surpluses, development aid is to be cut yet again. What is not being mentioned is that Switzerland's taxation and debt levels are among the lowest. ...>>
The international community will meet in New York in July to take stock of the implementation of the 2030 Agenda. Switzerland too will put forward its plans for attaining the Sustainable Development Goals. ...>>
The private sector should contribute to "transforming our world", as is the aim of the UN 2030 Agenda. For that, an overhaul of the dominant business model is needed. ...>>
«Greater development successes will call for a Swiss policy that places no obstacles in the way of developing countries», says Alliane Sud Director Mark Herkenrath. ...>>
A few weeks ago the Finance Committee of the National Council moved for Switzerland's development assistance to be drastically reduced. Comments by Mark Herkenrath, Director Alliance Sud. ...>>
The Government hails the long-term strategic benefits of development cooperation, while at the same time it is planning massive cuts precisely in this area. ...>>