Coronavirus: Information in the languages of Switzerland’s migrant population

We provide information in various languages for Switzerland’s migrant population. On this page you’ll find posters, fact sheets  and links.

Poster showing the current basic principles

The poster shows clearly and simply what basic principles are still important.

General fact sheet on the coronavirus

The fact sheet contains information on topics including transmission, symptoms, basic principles, testing and vaccination.

Fact sheets on COVID-19 vaccination

General information on COVID-19 vaccination

This fact sheet provides information on topics including who pays for the vaccination, its side effects and how it provides protection.

With an mRNA vaccine (Pfizer/BioNTech, Moderna)

With the vector vaccine from Janssen

COVID-19 vaccination: Information for close contacts of people at especially high risk

This fact sheet explains why COVID-19 vaccination is important if you care for or live in the same household as a person at especially high risk.

COVID-19 vaccination: Information for adults with a chronic disease and people aged 65 or over

This fact sheet explains why COVID-19 vaccination is important if you are aged 65 or over, or if you suffer from a chronic disease.

COVID-19 vaccination: Fact sheet on vaccination of young people age 12 and over

COVID-19 vaccination: Good reasons to get vaccinated against COVID-19

COVID-19 vaccination: Booster vaccination with an mRNA vaccine
(Pfizer/BioNTech, Moderna)

Diagram of test procedures

Are you not sure whether to have a coronavirus test or how to do it? Look through the diagram to see what to do. A test can make sense if you have symptoms, but also if you do not.

migesplus platform

Information on coronavirus in the languages of Switzerland’s migrant population is also available on the migesplus platform.

Visit the platform


Further information

Health Equity

Our health system must be accessible to all, regardless of language, origin, social status or educational level.

Contact information and links

Coronavirus: Infoline phone numbers, links to federal and cantonal authorities, and other useful websites

Last modification 04.05.2022

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Contact

Federal Office of Public Health FOPH
Infoline Coronavirus
Tel. +41 58 463 00 00

Print contact

https://www.bag.admin.ch/content/bag/en/home/krankheiten/ausbrueche-epidemien-pandemien/aktuelle-ausbrueche-epidemien/novel-cov/downloads-in-verschiedenen-sprachen/informationen-in-sprachen-der-migrationsbevoelkerung.html