Office of External Affairs

Scrabble with terms regarding external affairs
Scrabble with terms regarding external affairs

What we do

The office of external affairs deals with external affairs of cross-departmental nature and supports the members of the Government Council by representing the canton in intercantonal and international bodies.

«External affairs»

... is the general generic term for all forms of action and the entire network of the canton to the outside:

  • to other cantons
  • to intercantonal bodies
  • to the federal authorities
  • to neighbouring foreign countries
  • to the European Union
  • to other foreign countries