Join the discussion Swiss abroad Melanie Eichenberger, Expertise: I am interested in the Swiss abroad. What makes them tick? How do they feel connected to their homeland? And what do they expect from there? Initials: Mel What are your experiences wearing face masks? When do you wear them? More Swiss launch ‘democratic’ hygiene mask production This content was published on Jul 14, 2020 Jul 14, 2020 The production of protective face masks should be decentralised and made more democratic, according to two Swiss campaigners. More Why the Swiss are reluctant to wear face masks This content was published on May 11, 2020 May 11, 2020 As Switzerland eases up on the lockdown, more people are out and about but few are wearing masks. Why is that? More Coronavirus: the situation in Switzerland This content was published on Sep 18, 2020 Sep 18, 2020 After imposing strict restrictions, Switzerland has eased measures. But since mid-June there has been a rise in new cases.