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COVID-19 Vaccination

Under what conditions can Swiss Abroad be vaccinated in Switzerland and what is the vaccination strategy of the Swiss Confederation?

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Wir sind la cinquième Svizzera

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SWISSCOMMUNITY

Statistics

At the end of 2019, 770,900 Swiss citizens lived abroad.

Community of the Swiss Abroad in numbers:

11%

of all Swiss citizens live abroad.

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Added together, they would form the fourth largest canton in Switzerland.

31 362

Swiss citizens emigrated in 2019.

Living abroad

Emigration & return migration

Voting & co-determination

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FINANCES AND PROVISIONS

Voluntary OASI

Extension of the deadlines for submitting documents

 

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The introduction of one or more reliable e-voting systems would finally enable the 181,000 Swiss citizens living abroad who are registered to vote to actively participate in referendums and elections in Switzerland.
Ariane Rustichelli Director, Organisation of the Swiss Abroad, SwissCommunity
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Event

Congress of the Swiss Abroad 2021

From 20 to 22 August 2021 in Lugano. This year's theme: “What are the challenges for our democracy”?

98th Congress of the Swiss Abroad 2021 in Lugano
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