In focus

Doris Leuthard and Claude Juncker shake Hands.

The future of Switzerland’s contribution to the enlarged EU

The Federal Council is laying the groundwork for the next contribution to certain EU member states. Parliament will decide on how the contribution is to be financed.

Media release

As part of the ‘Youth Initiative’ project, social workers in Latgale, Latvia, carry out outdoor activities with young people. © SDC

Switzerland’s enlargement contribution rated highly

An independent evaluation confirms good results with regard to the implementation of Switzerland’s enlargement contribution on behalf of the new EU member states.

Evaluation report

The local population is informed about projects in Poland financed by Switzerland.

Swiss interests

The Swiss contribution is an integral part of Swiss foreign policy on Europe, which aims to consolidate Switzerland’s relations with the EU and its member states.

Swiss interests 

Achieved results