Switzerland

Government of Switzerland: Useful links

 

Web Site for the Swiss Delegation to the OECD:

www.eda.admin.ch/ocde
Official Web site in French. You will find in particular many useful information about the Delegation (mission, staff, details etc.), a short description of the OECD and its bodies, explanatory notes on the relationship between Switzerland and the OECD, references to topical questions; newsletters and useful links to the Swiss federal administration and the OECD.

Government Sites:

Swiss Federal Government (www.admin.ch/)
Site of the Federal Authorities of the Swiss Confederation with all about the Swiss government, the Federal Council and how they work. You will also find more specific information about the functions of the seven government departments, the Federal Chancellery, the Parliament and the Supreme Court which consists of the Federal Court and the Federal Insurance Court. Direct access to the cantons' Web sites.
(in English, French, German, Italian and Rhaeto-Romanic)

Federal Department of Foreign Affairs (www.eda.admin.ch/eda/e/home.html)
(English, French, Italian, German)

State Secretariat for Economic Affairs (www.seco.admin.ch)
(German, Italian, French, English)

Swiss Federal Statistical Office (www.statistik.admin.ch/)
Swiss Statistics (SFSO) provides information about population, economy, society, national territory and environment. You can access key data on Switzerland canton by canton and compare Swiss statistics to those of European countries, Canada, Japon and the United States.
(in English, French, German and Italian)