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Hear Swiss stories for the world on The Swiss Connection podcast

Published on 12/05/2021

What is Switzerland doing to clean up the gold trade? What’s it like to be a Swiss expat in America? Why aren’t Swiss pharma giants more involved in making coronavirus vaccines? 

Hear these stories and more on The Swiss Connection, our podcast that brings Swiss stories to the world with host Susan Misicka.

In this follow-up to “The Dirt on Digging for Gold” we hear about some measures to make the gold trade more sustainable. Swiss anti-corruption champion Mark Pieth provides insight into the social problems sparked by gold mining. And members of the Swiss Better Gold Association share their experiences in Latin America.

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