Peace, Statebuilding and Protection

Switzerland works with key institutions, state and non-state actors and decision-makers to promote peace, democratic principles and decentralisation.

Skills and Market Development

High-quality formal and informal education systems that provide all populations with broad access to essential knowledge.


Management of healthcare systems, control of epidemic diseases, and sexual and reproductive health.

Engagement in fragile contexts and conflict prevention

It is estimated that worldwide more than 40 states are beset by violence and conflict, affecting a total population of some 1.5 billion.