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Martin Ennals Award Sudanese refugee awarded human rights prize in Geneva

Sudanese refugee activist Abdul Aziz Muhamat has been awarded the 2019 Martin Ennals prize in Geneva for his courage and commitment to refugee rights.

This content was published on February 13, 2019 7:03 PM
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Dual nationals Geneva: Switzerland’s most cosmopolitan canton

New statistics underline Geneva’s status as the most international canton: almost two-thirds of residents have a foreign passport.

Swiss in France Outcry as Geneva keeps banning crossborder pupils

Canton Geneva wants to stop crossborder pupils from attending its schools. The move has angered many Swiss living in neighbouring France.

Life abroad Switzerland rated fifth-best country for expat careers

Switzerland is one of the most popular countries for international workers, who appreciate in particular the good work-life balance.

This content was published on January 17, 2019 2:07 PM

Five proposals Zurich wants to ease political participation for non-Swiss

Switzerland’s biggest city attracts many expatriates. But it does not grant them any say in political matters in a country proud of its democracy.

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Tour International Geneva on a bike

swissinfo.ch's Simon Bradley takes us on a whirlwind bicycle tour of the international district.

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