Reports related to Switzerland and the OSCE



03.12.2014
NGO conference issues recommendations to the OSCE foreign ministers conference in Basel

On 4 and 5 December 2014 the Organization for Security and Co-operation in Europe (OSCE) Ministerial Council will meet convening the foreign ministers and around 1200 delegates from 57 states. Between 1 and 3 December 2014, Swisspeace together with the international NGO network Civic Solidarity...


03.07.2013
Swiss OSCE Chairmanship 2014: outlining the workplan

In 2014, Switzerland will be chairing the Organization for Security and Co-operation in Europe (OSCE). On this occasion, Federal Councillor and Minister of Foreign Affairs Didier Burkhalter presented the OSCE workplan 2014-2015 in Vienna together with the Serbian Minister of Foreign Affairs Ivan...


26.09.2012
Human rights activities of the OSCE: the Swiss contribution

Swiss citizens are not very familiar with their government’s activities within the framework of the Organization for Security and Co-operation in Europe (OSCE). This is unfortunate, because the Swiss delegation headed by Thomas Greminger is very active in the Human Dimension Committee of the...


10.05.2007
A Swiss appointed Head of the largest OSCE mission

The Swiss diplomat Tim Guldimann took office on 1 October, 2007 as Head of the Organization for Security and Co-operation in Europe (OSCE) Mission in Kosovo, the most comprehensive of all the OSCE's 19 missions with a staff of about 1000. Present since 1999, the mission is responsible for the...

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