At a glance

Gender Equality Strategy

Strategic Objectives

Gender Equality Programme



Switzerland provides an app free of charge to strengthen women's human rights

To make the texts and content of international agreements, UN resolutions and other documents relating to women's human rights more easily accessible, Switzerland has developed a new application for smart phones and tablets.

Link to the new app "Womenís Human Rights": Apple

Link to the new app "Womenís Human Rights": Android

Link to the new app "Womenís Human Rights": Blackberry

Swiss Position on a Framework for Sustainable Development Post-2015

[26-06-2013] Switzerland promotes both a stand-alone goal on gender equality and a transversal approach, integrating gender-sensitive targets in the formulation of other goals consistent with the Council of Europe Gender Equality Strategy.