COVID-19 Information

More information on COVID-19 rules applicable in Switzerland and vaccination can be found in several languages on the website of the Federal Office of Public Health: Information in the languages of Switzerland’s migrant population

The World Health Organization has declared the COVID-19 outbreak a pandemic. UNHCR strongly believes, that no part of society should be left behind if we are to respond effectively to this global challenge.

More than ever, our primary objective is to ensure that refugees and displaced people are included in national protection, preparedness and response measures. UNHCR is convinced, that access to correct information for everyone is key to the tackling of this global health emergency.

To this end, we recommend that you follow the guidelines issued by the:

World Health Organisation (WHO)

How to protect yourself – English | French | Arabic | Chinese | Russian | Spanish
Questions and answers English |French | Arabic | Chinese | Spanish

Federal Office of Public Health (FOPH) – Switzerland

General Information on COVID-19 – English | German | French | Italian
FOPH’s campaign “Protect youself and others” English | German | French | Italian