«Der Europarat ist der Ort, wo wir aus nächster Nähe das ‹Klima› Europas erspüren können», stellte SP-Nationalrat Max Weber an der Sitzung einer vom Bundesrat eingesetzten Arbeitsgruppe im November 1963 fest (dodis.ch/34192). Am 6. Mai desselben Jahres, vor 50 Jahren, war die Schweiz dieser europäischen Organisation mit Sitz in Strassburg beigetreten.
The research group has come one step further in its continual updating of the Dodis database. Dodis 1.6 features a simplified 'search mask' as well as clearer and more precise entries to the database. In an effort to refine the look of Dodis, an icon for persons, organizations and geographical terms has been added: where already possible, a photo illustrates the names of figures of Swiss diplomacy
«Swiss Academia goes Social Media» is a project of Swissnex San Francisco. It aims to encourage the use of social media such as Facebook and Twitter in Swiss universities and research centres. Within the context of this two-year project, a variety of online seminars, workshops and study trips to the Silicon Valley were organised
Switzerland will host the 2013 International Conference of Editors of Diplomatic Documents, which will take place in Geneva from 1st to 4th October 2013. The network was founded 25 years ago and every two years since then has organised an international meeting. These conferences have previously taken place in locations such as London, Washington, Canberra and Jerusalem.