The Swiss Federal Department
of Foreign Affairs
The Swiss Federal Department of Foreign Affairs (FDFA) is committed in the implementation of the UN Agenda 2030 for Sustainable Development and the achievement of its 17 Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs). Through FDFA, in 2020-2021, Switzerland will chair the Scientific and Technical Subcommittee of the UN Committee on the Peaceful Uses of Outer Space (COPUOS), which is currently developing a Space2030 Agenda in support of the UN Agenda for Sustainable Development. The Space4Impact initiative will contribute to broadening the benefits of space applications towards the achievement of the SDGs.