Federal Department of Foreign Affairs (FDFA) of Switzerland acknowledged the receipt of survey letters on the situation in Moldova from Solidaritätsnetz International and thanked us for the information submitted to the Department of Peace and Human Rights of the Federal Department of Foreign Affairs, and also for the fact that our Organization draws our attention of the Government of Switzerland to the situation in Moldova.
The FDFA has taken note of comments that in the letters from Solidaritätsnetz International.
The Federal Department of Foreign Affairs is closely following developments in Moldova, including the human rights situation. Switzerland maintains regular exchanges an information with the Moldovan government including at the highest level.
We have been informed that Switzerland will provides humanitarian aid to support refugees and vulnerable groups in Moldova. On February 22, 2023, the Federal Council requested a new emergency aid package. The CHF 140 million Action Plan for 2023 is for both Ukraine and Moldova.
Solidaritätsnetz International will continue to inform the Government of the Swiss Confederation about human rights violations in Moldova with the value of counteracting the creation of an authoritarian regime in Chisinau.