What is the economy’s contribution to sustainable development?


The panel will attempt to provide answers to the following questions:
To what extent is the private sector able to contribute to SDGs?
Is the private sector the solution to the problems of developing countries?
What is a “sustainable” private sector?
What is the role of Swiss development agencies in this regard?


  • Laurent Matile (Alliance Sud)
  • Jörg Frieden (SIFEM, Chairman of the Board)
  • Regina Ammann (Syngenta, Head of Business Sustainability)
  • Nadia Stillhart (SBB, Head of Project Sustainability)
  • Moderator: Klaus Ammann (Economic reporter SRF)

Protection plan: In view of the current health situation, a protection plan has been developed according to the guidelines of the Swiss Federal Office of Public Health. Participation in the events is limited to 60 people in the Bernese Cantonal Bank and 100 people in the Bellevue Palace. Registration for the events is compulsory and enables contact details to be collected. The latter will be provided to the authorities if tracing is required. They will be deleted 14 days after the event. In addition, disinfectant gels will be made available at the entrance to the events, a distance between seats will be maintained and masks must be worn (except for panelists).

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