Last-minute booking

Last opportunity to register for the 93rd Congress of the Swiss Abroad from 14 to 16 August 2015 in Geneva.

Congress programme

Friday 14 August

Assembly of delegates of the Council of the Swiss Abroad

Election debate with representatives of the major Swiss parties

Official opening of the congress focussing on the international city of Geneva with welcome aperitif afterwards.

Saturday 15 August

Theme of the day: “Educating citizens – a guarantee of a vibrant democracy”

Federal Councillor Doris Leuthard, Manon Schick, Director General of Amnesty International Switzerland, and Arthur Honegger, SRF’s current foreign affairs correspondent, will express their views on a vibrant democracy and answer questions on this topic.

Final evening at the Domaine du Château de Penthes

Sunday 16 August

A choice of two excursions

Theme, programme, registration and accommodation www.aso-kongress.ch

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