Istanbul Convention

Mise en œuvre de la Convention d’Istanbul

Istanbul Convention: Federal Council adopts national action plan

At its meeting on 22 June, the Federal Council adopted the National Action Plan for the implementation of the Council of Europe Convention on preventing and combating violence against women and domestic violence (Istanbul Convention).


2030 gender equality strategy


National gender equality strategy

On the website of the gender equality strategy 2030 you will find all the information on the first national strategy specifically aimed at promoting gender equality. The goals, the action plan and all measures are presented in detail. The status of implementation is updated every six months. The website is available in German, French and Italian.

Analyse equal pay with Logib


Analyse equal pay with Logib

The Confederation is extending the use of an online equal pay analysis tool to smaller companies and organisations free of charge. Logib Module 2 allows employers with fewer than 50 employees to easily and independently check their pay practices. Analyse equal pay today!

Charter for equal pay

On the way to equal pay

The Charter for equal pay in the public sector was launched five years ago. Since then, many cantons, cities, municipalities and state-associated organisations have intensified their commitment to equal pay. A new publication now presents examples from various administrations and companies throughout Switzerland and serves as inspiration and a guide to ensure that the promise of equal pay is finally kept.

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Equal pay platform

Equal pay platform

The equal pay platform provides the main facts, gives employees and employers tips on how to make equal pay a reality and contains information on the public sector's commitment.

Domestic violence


Since 2003 the Violence Prevention Service has been working under the mandate of the Federal Council to support and develop measures to prevent violence, in particular violence against women and domestic violence.

The law

The law

In Switzerland equality between men and women is now well established, on paper at least. However, in reality there are still significant gaps in gender equality.

Further information about the FOGE

What is Logib ?

Check your pay practice quickly and easily.

Charter Equal pay

Closing the gender pay gap in Switzerland - Charter for equal pay in the public sector.

Press releases


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