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NCCS-Impacts programme: open to project proposals

Bern, 17.5.2022 – How is climate change impacting different connected sectors? To answer this question, in June 2022 the Swiss federal government’s National Centre for Climate Services (NCCS) is putting four projects out to tender.

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New website on mobile communications and 5G

Bern, 15.6.2022 – Three federal offices provide information on mobile communications and 5G on behalf of the Federal Council via a website created especially for this purpose.

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Stay self-determined: consultation on model

Bern, 19.5.2022 – Even when you are no longer capable of judgement, you want to be treated in accordance with your wishes. This requires advance care planning. Now a model enabling people to do this is available for consultation.

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Health information for people from Ukraine seeking protection

Health information for people from Ukraine seeking protection

Useful information about medical care in Switzerland, health insurance and other health topics in Ukrainian and other languages for people seeking protection is available here.



Clusters of monkeypox infections are currently being observed in Europe and North America. In humans, the clinical presentation bears some resemblance to smallpox, although monkeypox is generally milder.



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Coronavirus: Checklist for travelling abroad

Checklist for travelling abroad

Are you planning a summer holiday abroad? Our checklist shows you what you need to consider before, during and after your trip in connection with COVID-19.


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Safeguarding mental health at work

Safeguarding mental health at work

Working conditions are crucial to the mental health of employees. Read in the new edition of spectra how psychosocial risks at the workplace can be prevented and what employers should pay attention to.

Promoting health at the workplace

Promoting health at the workplace

Workplace health management (WHM) is about systematically safeguarding the health and performance of employees. The new edition of spectra looks at WHM from different perspectives and shows what actors are involved.

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Strategy Health2030

Everyone in Switzerland should continue to benefit from high-quality, affordable healthcare. In the Health2030 Strategy, you can find out how the Federal Council intends to achieve this goal.



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