COVID-19: international development cooperation more urgent than ever
In 2019, Swisscontact implemented 120 projects in 38 countries. 79,700 people completed programmes in vocational education, entrepreneurship, or labour market insertion. Landmark events in 2019 included our 60th anniversary and the merger with the UK consulting organisation Springfield Centre.
Swisscontact and the Springfield Centre join forces
Swisscontact (SC), Zurich, Switzerland and the Springfield Centre (SFC) in Durham, United Kingdom are pleased to announce that, from 7 June 2019, they have joined forces. The reputation of SFC, as a global leader in inclusive market systems and development combined with the technical expertise of SC in designing and managing large scale...
In 2018 Swisscontact facilitated access for 1.2 million farmers and SMEs to better products and services. Established in 1959, the Foundation currently implements 120 development projects in 36 countries, helping people to improve their living conditions on their own initiative. Swisscontact looks back at a successful 2018 in the Annual Report.