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nouvo Politics, j'adore!

The relationship between young people and politics? It’s complicated. But for some the passion still burns.

nouvo Switzerland in quotes

From the press to TV news, tweets or even official press releases, there are plenty of people commenting on what’s going on in Switzerland.

Which career? Choosing a profession when you're only 14

Swiss teenagers describe how they made their career choices at the tender age of 14. (Julie Hunt, swissinfo.ch) 

Nouvo Switzerland in numbers

Behind every story we report on Nouvo there’s a percentage, a number, a fact.

Small States Games Swiss Guard runs for the Vatican

Thierry Roch puts down his halberd and pulls on his running shoes as he prepares to win medals for the Vatican.

Fumetto 2019 Swiss festival illustrates the high art of comic books

Leading and aspiring comic artists from all over the world have converged in the Swiss city of Lucerne for the annual Fumetto Festival. 

nouvo Inclusive life, happy life

Lauriane is 20 and dreams of becoming a hairdresser, although she has Down’s syndrome.

nouvo A room for one at Hotel Mama

For some, staying at Hotel Mama until their late twenties is a choice, but for others it’s a necessity.

SWISS CAMPAIGNER Remembering Franz Weber

A look back at the life and career of Swiss environmentalist Franz Weber.

Cracking Art Recyclable plastic art animates Swiss village

Since when do meerkats and penguins live in southern Switzerland? Since a travelling art movement transplanted them there!

Appenzell Women campaign for a bigger role in Swiss politics

Appenzell Outer Rhodes was one of the last cantons to give women the vote, but women there are campaigning for more gender equality in politics.