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Inside Geneva podcast What’s the point of multilateralism?

This special episode of the Inside Geneva podcast looks at the role of the United Nations, 75 years after its founding.

Covid-19 Poll: 70% of residents back ‘SwissCovid’ tracing app

A Swiss smartphone app that uses Apple-Google technology to help trace coronavirus infections has widespread support among the population.

This content was published on May 25, 2020 4:35 PM

Swiss stats Coronavirus: the latest numbers

Here is an overview of the most important Swiss-related coronavirus data and graphs, which are updated automatically. 

covid-19 Coronavirus: the situation in Switzerland

Switzerland is one of the countries most affected by the coronavirus in Europe. This is where things stand and the latest on the measures in place.

climate change and health Studying the new viruses that emerge from melting ice

Could melting ice release potentially harmful bacteria and viruses into the atmosphere?

Zurich University Hospital Study finds hydroxychloroquine linked to higher death rate in Covid-19 patients

An international research team led by the University Hospital of Zurich and Harvard Medical School finds controversial antimalarial drugs show no ...

This content was published on May 23, 2020 11:36 AM

Infection data Why more women than men have gotten Covid-19 during lockdown

Data reveals that women represent a more sizeable share of total infections after the lockdown started. What’s behind the phenomenon?

Covid-19 deaths Calls for elderly care homes to be better prepared for pandemics

Experts have called for better national coordination to protect the elderly in care homes from future pandemics. A newspaper reports that more ...

This content was published on May 19, 2020 12:29 PM

Coronavirus Only 10% of Swiss are immune to Covid-19

One in ten Swiss residents has developed immunity to the new coronavirus, according to a top Swiss health official.

This content was published on May 18, 2020 4:39 PM

Coronavirus vaccine Top pharma official rejects idea of free Covid-19 vaccine for all

A leading representative of the pharmaceutical industry has downplayed the idea of a vaccine against the new coronavirus that is “free for all”. 

This content was published on May 18, 2020 2:17 PM

Mandatory or voluntary Poll finds Swiss want tougher mask regime on public transport

A growing majority of the Swiss want a passengers in public transport to wear protective masks to proctfavour an official order for passengers in ...

This content was published on May 18, 2020 6:00 AM