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Building Resilience: How Switzerland and the United States Are Responding to the Coronavirus Pandemic

The coronavirus caught every country and government off guard. But policymakers, health experts, businesses, and the public have begun to adapt, and there are already lessons to be gleaned from the experience that can inform the ongoing response to the...

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The American Swiss Foundation: History

The American Swiss Foundation was created 75 years ago in response to World War II. Then as now, our mission is to connect, inform, and engage Swiss and American leaders through innovative and inspirational programs to strengthen our shared values of...

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America’s Apprenticeship Renaissance: Swiss-Style Vocational Education in the United States

Switzerland’s apprenticeship system combines vocational training with a paid job. After choosing a job path—be it a traditional trade or a job in IT—an apprentice will spend part of the week in the classroom (vocational education), and the other part...

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