(Deutsch) Die Schweiz – ein Land von Auswandernden. Viele Eidgenossen haben aus unterschiedlichen Gründen ihre Heimat verlassen und im Ausland Bahnbrechendes geleistet – sei dies im Bereich Wissenschaft, Kultur oder Wirtschaft. Darunter waren und sind auch viele Frauen. Zum Tag des Frauenstreiks stellen wir Ihnen fünf inspirierende Schweizerinnen vor, die im Ausland Grosses vollbracht haben.
Whether travelling or emigrating, a stay in a foreign country is exciting and broadens your horizons. But the adventure can end badly: wherever you find visitors, scammers aren’t far away. Don’t let your stay be spoiled, be prepared. We present you 5 common scams found worldwide and how you can protect yourself.
South Africa, 12/12/2018
Stunning scenery, breath-taking wildlife, vibrant cities – South Africa is one of the most popular destinations for Swiss tourists and emigrants. However, we increasingly receive alarming reports of violence, unemployment and a threatening wave of expropriations. What is happening in South Africa? How safe is it?
Indonesia, land of the 17,500 islands. One of them is Pulau Pef, a small, exotic and nearly un-touched paradise in the middle of nowhere. Against all odds, Maya Hadorn managed to build up a successful diving resort here, out of all places. Learn more about the unlikely story of an inspir-ing woman.
The annual analysis for 2018 provides an overview of current and emerging points of conflict and offers an assessment of their development. This issue focuses on the Middle East with its rivals Iran and Saudi Arabia, who both seek to control the region. Tensions are expected in Europe as well, however: Poland is rubbing its citizens and the EU up the wrong way with its policies. A look at Latin America shows that the coming months will be decisive for Brazil: elections will take place this year, all while investigations into the Petrobras scandal continue and some regions struggle with growing financial concerns. The annual analysis cannot claim to be comprehensive. Rather, it is intended to provide assistance to Soliswiss members, travelers and Swiss citizens abroad as well as highlight developments.