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The International Career Couple Handbook - an interview with co-author Paul Vanderbroeck

The International Career Couple Handbook - an interview with co-author Paul Vanderbroeck

Mid Morning Mix

Paul Vanderbroeck & Jannie Aasted Skov-Hansen are co-authors for the book: HERE WE ARE - The International Career Couple Handbook. This book argues that the future of global careers req...

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Health Matters - vaccine side effects (27 January 2021)

Health Matters - vaccine side effects (27 January 2021)

Health matters

  In this episode, Dr Michelle looks at COVID vaccine side effects and discusses reported adverse reactions in Switzerland so far.   World Radio Switzerland · Health M...

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FIFDH Impact Day - where filmmakers meet change makers

FIFDH Impact Day - where filmmakers meet change makers

Mid Morning Mix

Film festivals might be tricky at the moment, but not impossible !  The International Film Festival and Forum on Rights (FIFDH) takes place this year 5-14 March. (It will likely all be onli...

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UN Roundup - Syria constitutional talks & Holocaust remembrance events

UN Roundup - Syria constitutional talks & Holocaust remembrance events

UN Roundup

This week on the UN Roundup, Daniel discusses the Syria Constitutional Committee talks at the UN in Geneva this week.    Also this week will see several Holocaust rememberence ...

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McKay Interview: Ron Rock, CEO Microshare  ©

McKay Interview: Ron Rock, CEO Microshare ©

The McKay Interview

This week Michael McKay examines the issue of privacy. Do we have a right to privacy and how companies and governments see the issue? Michael's guest is Ron Rock, Co-founder and CEO of Micro...

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Dig It! LIVE in January - "Hack it back" vs "Snippy Snippy"

Dig It! LIVE in January - "Hack it back" vs "Snippy Snippy"

Dig It!

World Radio Switzerland · Dig It! LIVE in January - "Hack it back" vs "Snippy Snippy" Today on the show our gardening expert Hester Macdonald talks about whether o...

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The Covid 19 Effect - ICN reports on trauma faced by nurses

The Covid 19 Effect - ICN reports on trauma faced by nurses

Mid Morning Mix

New evidence gathered by the International Council of Nurses (ICN) suggests COVID-19 is causing mass trauma among the world’s nurses. The number of confirmed nurse deaths now exceeds&nbs...

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Health Matters: How the RNA vaccine works

Health Matters: How the RNA vaccine works

Health matters

Continuing her look at COVID-19 vaccination here in Switzerland, Dr Michelle takes a deeper dive to discuss the Pfizer/BioNTech and Moderna messenger RNA vaccines. Find out more on the Federal Offi...

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New Covid rules from Monday

New Covid rules from Monday

The Federal Council has confirmed tighter Covid regulations - which will start on Monday 18th January and will last until the end of February. Non-essential shops are closed, bars and restaurant...

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Health Matters: The Covid Vaccine (13 January 2021)

Health Matters: The Covid Vaccine (13 January 2021)

Health matters

COVID vaccination has begun in Switzerland bringing some light at the end of the tunnel as we start 2021! Dr Michelle explains the Swiss vaccination strategy in this Health Matters before taking a ...

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McKay Interview: DG of Ecolint, Dr David Hawley and student Antonia Molnar

McKay Interview: DG of Ecolint, Dr David Hawley and student Antonia Molnar

The McKay Interview

World Radio Switzerland · McKay Interview: Dr David Hawley and Antonia Molnar from Ecolint

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Happy New Year

Happy New Year

The Breakfast Show

Hello and welcome to 2021! We hope you had a good break and are looking forward to the next 12 months. We will all hope things will be better this year.    Here at WRS, we have a...

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Health Matters: Goodbye to 2020 (December 15 2020)

Health Matters: Goodbye to 2020 (December 15 2020)

Health matters

Dr Michelle signs off for 2020 and encourages us to get out into nature to boost our mood and wellbeing during the Christmas break.

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Health Matters: Covid Day Of Action (10 Dec 2020)

Health Matters: Covid Day Of Action (10 Dec 2020)

Health matters

Is Coronavirus and the restrictions and measures put in place affecting you mentally and emotionally? The 10th December marks a nationwide day of action all over Switzerland, organized by the Feder...

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Dig It! Christmas Gifts and Markets

Dig It! Christmas Gifts and Markets

Dig It!

Dig It LIVE is sponsored by Schilliger Garden Centre SPECIAL OPENING: The Gland store will be open this Sunday 13th December.   

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Swiss Up! EPFL to clean up space

Swiss Up! EPFL to clean up space

Swiss Up!

On this week's Swiss Up, Dario examines the CHF 93m contract the European Space Agency has signed with the EPFL University in Lausanne to design and build a satellite to bring down space junk.

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McKay Interview:  H.E Alexandre Fasel, Swiss ambassador to the UK

McKay Interview: H.E Alexandre Fasel, Swiss ambassador to the UK

The McKay Interview

A very special guest for the final McKay Interview of this extraordinary year – one we are probably all glad to see the back of – the Swiss Ambassador to the United Kingdom, or to give ...

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Sky's The Limit: Club Med St Moritz

Sky's The Limit: Club Med St Moritz

The Sky’s the Limit

Looking for a stylish family friendly getaway? You can't do better than Club Med's Saint Moritz Roi Soleil. 

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Can you help find Torres?

Can you help find Torres?

The Breakfast Show

If you live around the Pays de Gex in France or the bordering Swiss areas then keep your eye out for Torres. He was brought in from Bosnia as a stray as was due to be adopted. But he escaped and ha...

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Big Screen, Little Screen - His Dark Materials, Diana: In Her Own Words

Big Screen, Little Screen - His Dark Materials, Diana: In Her Own Words

Mid Morning Mix

This week Suzi takes us to Sky Show and Netflix for Big Screen, Little Screen.

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Health Matters: Are you getting enough vitamin D (2 December 2020)

Health Matters: Are you getting enough vitamin D (2 December 2020)

Health matters

Vitamin D: are you getting enough? Dr Michelle explains that we’re more at risk of becoming deficient in Vitamin D during the winter months and looks at the evidence for supplements to help p...

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Swiss Up! Cantonal Vote Majority (1 Dec 2020)

Swiss Up! Cantonal Vote Majority (1 Dec 2020)

Swiss Up!

Although most people voted for the Responsible Business Initiative, it still failed as not enough cantons did. That's very rare. When did it last happen (long time ago!) and why do we have...

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What's it like at the Ecole Hôtelière de Lausanne?

What's it like at the Ecole Hôtelière de Lausanne?

The Breakfast Show

Studying at a hospitality school is no longer about just hotels and bars – the modern hospitality degree is far more than that and graduates have a wide range of career choices. Mark Butcher ...

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Swiss Up: Thanksgiving in Switzerland (24 November 2020)

Swiss Up: Thanksgiving in Switzerland (24 November 2020)

Swiss Up!

On this week's Swiss Up!, Dario looks at Thanksgiving in Switzerland. While a family get-together is not a Swiss tradition - there are several different events which celebrate the harvest at this t...

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