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Swiss Review
November 6/19

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Switzerland has been hit by a green wave

The green parties made unprecedented gains in the national elections. The new parliament will comprise far more women, and its make-up will be…

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Turn off the light and be lit up by the stars

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Locked up in Switzerland for being poor and socially undesirable

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No interest for savers

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Decommissioning Mühleberg

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The Swiss dream of villas, but rent apartments

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Using criminal law to fight homophobia

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Switzerland struggles with an influx of unaccompanied minors

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Green is the political colour

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“These were the climate elections”

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Apart from the scientific facts, the election success of the green parties should be motivation for Switzerland to pursue more ambitious climate…

“Swiss democracy is improving in quality”

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At 42 per cent, the National Council now contains more women than ever before. The Helvetia is calling! cross-party campaign masterminded by…

“The SP needs a return to pro-European values”

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We now need fresh impetus to break the impasse over Europe, says Thomas Cottier, chairman of the Switzerland in Europe association, who views the…

About Emmas, lightning strikes and waste

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Secure the future of the “Review”

OSA news

The online edition of the “Review” is being improved as part of an upgrade of the Organisation of the Swiss Abroad’s web presence. That is good news…

Gaining life experience in Switzerland

OSA news

What to do after finishing compulsory education or high school? Often the best answer is to take a year out. There is a plethora of gap year…

“I remember so many great times that I could not possibly say which was best”

OSA news

This is how one summer camp participant responded when asked about the highlight. Many others gave similar answers.

A Swiss receives permission to restore holy Buddha statue

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Money transfers to Cuba? The OSA has been looking into the matter

OSA news

Am I entitled to unemployment benefit after returning to Switzerland from a non-EU/EFTA country?

OSA news

“I am a Swiss expatriate who has been living in a non-EU/EFTA country for the last two years. What would be my rights with regard to unemployment…

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