Switzerland participates in the following activities of the Directorate of Democratic Governance, Culture and Diversity.


Present projects

 Compendium of Cultural Policies and Trends in Europe - Swiss profile

European Heritage Days in Switzerland

Intercultural cities:

- Geneva

- Neuchâtel

 National Heritage Policy Switzerland - European Heritage Network

 Council of Europe Cultural Routes:

- Santiago De Compostela

- The Mozart Route

- Via Francigena

- The Cluniac Sites in Europe

- The Casadean Sites

Emerald Network (ecological network)

European Diploma of Protected Areas


Past projects

Cultural Policy and Cultural Diversity project – Swiss national report


Further information

Country file on the Council of Europe website

Council of Europe Conventions signed and ratified by Switzerland

Partial Agreements with the participation of Switzerland


Links to relevant institutions