Global civil society activity in Switzerland
Switzerland, officially the Swiss Confederation, is a country situated at the confluence of Western, Central, and Southern Europe. It is a federal republic composed of 26 cantons, with federal authorities based in Bern. Switzerland is a landlocked country bordered by Italy to the south, France to the west, Germany to the north, and Austria and Liechtenstein to the east. It is geographically divided among the Swiss Plateau, the Alps, and the Jura, spanning a total area of 41,285 km2 (15,940 sq mi), and land area of 39,997 km2 (15,443 sq mi). While the Alps occupy the greater part of the territory, the Swiss population of approximately 8.5 million is concentrated mostly on the plateau, where the largest cities and economic centres are located, among them Zürich, Geneva and Basel, where multiple international organisations are domiciled and where the main international airports of Switzerland are.
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From UIA's International Meetings Statistics Report
Top 25 over 20 years
Switzerland is ranked #13 over a 20 year period,
with 7827 meetings since 1999.
Top 10 in 2019Switzerland is ranked #17 in 2019, with 248 meetings.
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Centre International de Conférence Genèvewebsite: http://www.cicg.ch/
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Geneva Convention Bureauwebsite: http://www.geneve.com
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Switzerland Tourismwebsite: http://www.myswitzerland.com/fr/accueil.html
Organizations based in Switzerland
FDI - World Dental Federation - Geneva GE
Global Association of International Sport Federations - Lausanne VD
International Disability Alliance - Geneva GE
International Association for the Study of the Liver - Satigny GE
Council for International Organizations of Medical Sciences - Geneva GE
International Union for Conservation of Nature and Natural Resources - Gland VD
Fédération internationale des associations d'études classiques - Basel BS
Alliance for Health Promotion - Versoix GE
World Young Women's Christian Association - Le Grand-Saconnex GE
Fédération Internationale de Motocyclisme - Mies VD
Fédération internationale de volleyball - Lausanne VD
International Boxing Association - Lausanne VD
International Rowing Federation - Lausanne VD
Lutheran World Federation - Geneva GE
International Association for Bridge and Structural Engineering - Zurich ZH
International Cartographic Association - Neuchâtel NE
International Federation of Sports Medicine - Lausanne VD
Union internationale des associations d'alpinisme - Bern BE
International Labour and Employment Relations Association - Geneva GE
Fédération internationale d'escrime - Lausanne VD
International Baccalaureate - Geneva GE
International Board on Books for Young People - Basel BS
Fédération Internationale de Ski - Oberhofen-Thunersee BE
International Schools Association - Geneva GE
International Organisation of Employers - Geneva GE
Future Events in SwitzerlandWorld Radiocommunication Conference – International Telecommunication Union - Geneva2022 Conference – Global Research Alliance for Sustainable Finance and Investment - Zurich2022 Annual Congress – International Federation of Agricultural Journalists - Zurich2022 Annual Meeting – Association for European Paediatric and Congenital Cardiology - Geneva2022 International Conference – Polymer Processing Society - St Gallen2022 Triennial Congress – Asociación Internacional de Hispanistas - Neuchâtel2022 Annual Scientific Meeting – European Association of Psychosomatic Medicine - Lausanne2022 Congress – International Association for Archaeological Research in Western & Central Asia - Bern2021 Annual Conference – World Federation for Hospital Sterilisation Sciences - Geneva2021 Annual Conference – Société internationale d'oncologie gériatrique - Geneva2021 Annual Conference – International Leadership Association - Geneva2021 ABIM : Annual Biocontrol Industry Meeting – International Biocontrol Manufacturers Association - Basel2021 Annual Congress – European Society of Neuroradiology - Geneva2021 Annual Meeting – Actuarial Association of Europe - Oberkirch
Past Events in Switzerland
2020 Annual Conference – ICOM International Committee for Documentation - Geneva
2020 Europe Conference – Association Internationale de Droit des Assurances - Zurich
2020 Biennial Congress – European Union of Insurance and Social Security Medicine - Basel
2020 Annual Conference – International Association of Labour History Institutions - Zurich
2020 Biennial Conference – European Bobath Tutors Association - Lausanne
2020 International Infrastructure Conference – International Federation of Consulting Engineers - Geneva
2020 European Fluid Mechanics Conference – EUROMECH - European Mechanics Society - Zurich
2020 Session – Committee on the Rights of the Child - Geneva
2020 Earth system interactions on a changing planet – International Association of GeoChemistry - Zurich
2020 International Symposium on Medicinal Chemistry – European Federation for Medicinal Chemistry - Basel
2020 Congress – International Union of Prehistoric and Protohistoric Sciences - Geneva
2020 Conference – Irving Fisher Committee on Central Bank Statistics - Basel
2020 EUROSOIL Congress – European Confederation of Soil Science Societies - Geneva
2020 Biennial Collective Intentionality Conference – International Social Ontology Society - Neuchâtel
2020 Session – Committee Against Torture - Geneva
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