Switzerland and the United States of America

Bilateral relations Switzerland–United States of America

The U.S. is a major partner of Switzerland in all respects. The relations between Switzerland and the United States of America are extremely rich, diverse and long-standing.

Science, Higher Education and Innovation

Small country, big science: learn more about Switzerland’s research landscape, its policies and programs, and international cooperation in science, higher education, and innovation.

Switzerland’s Foreign Policy

According to the Federal Constitution, the goal of Swiss foreign policy is ensuring Switzerland’s independence and security and promoting the nation’s welfare. Through its foreign policy, Switzerland also makes a contribution to the alleviation of need and poverty in the world, the respect for human rights and the promotion of democracy as well as to the peaceful coexistence of peoples and the conservation of natural resources.

Export and investment promotion

A broad overview of Swiss services compiled by the FDFA, SECO and the Swiss representations abroad