Ambassador Dahinden Shares His Thoughts and Stories about Human Rights

Ambassador Dahinden visits local community in a remote part of Bangladesh © Schweizer Illustrierte
When Head of the Swiss Development Cooperation Ambassador Dahinden learned by listening to the local population © Schweizer Illustrierte
Even decades after the Indochina Wars, unexploded ammunition is a huge humanitarian and development problem. Ambassador Dahinden blowing up ammunition with the UXO Lao program © Swiss Federal Department of Foreign Affairs
The core of the Swiss development cooperation is to help people to help themselves and to help them to stand up for their rights © Schweizer Illustrierte

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