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Swiss Up! - How to become Swiss

Swiss Up! - How to become Swiss

Swiss Up!

How does one become Swiss? What agony and pain does one have to go through and what can you expect at the ceremony of naturalisation? Figure it all out in today's edition of Swiss Up!

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Dig It! Gardening and Books  (18 June 2017)

Dig It! Gardening and Books (18 June 2017)

Dig It!

The Fondation Martin Bodmer in Cologny in Geneva, hold over 150,000 titles in their possession, and manage to display a small number of the extraordinary treasures, like first editions of Shakespea...

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ART SEEN - Africa. The Ecstatic Religions

ART SEEN - Africa. The Ecstatic Religions

ART SEEN

Uli Van Neyghem has been to the Museum of Ethnography in Geneva to visit the exhibition: AFRICA - The Ecstatic Religions: A journey into an intriguing world

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Swiss Up! Gay rights in Switzerland

Swiss Up! Gay rights in Switzerland

Swiss Up!

Currently ranking at number 22 out of 49 European countries, you'd think that Switzerland is fairly forward in terms of gay rights, but there's still a long way to go for equality. Did you know t...

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Swiss Up! - Hidden giants of the Swiss economy

Swiss Up! - Hidden giants of the Swiss economy

Swiss Up!

Every one knows Nestle and Swatch. But there are many Swiss companies that nobody knows and that are huge players in their niche. One of them is involved every time you get a Latte at a Starbucks! ...

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Learn More: Digital Skills (11 June 2018)

Learn More: Digital Skills (11 June 2018)

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On this week’s edition of Learn More, Sean Power, Director General of the Institut Florimont examines digital skills

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Learn More: Learning  Environment (4 June 2016)

Learn More: Learning Environment (4 June 2016)

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On this week’s edition of Learn More, Sean Power, Director General of the Institut Florimont discusses how important the school environment is for learning

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Learn More: Private Means International? (21 May 2018)

Learn More: Private Means International? (21 May 2018)

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On this week’s edition of Learn More, Sean Power, Director General of the Institut Florimont discusses does a private school in Switzerland automatically mean an international school?

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Learn More: The Digital World (14 May 2018)

Learn More: The Digital World (14 May 2018)

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On this week’s edition of Learn More, Sean Power, Director General of the Institut Florimont on the importance of digital training

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Learn More: Why Private Schools? (7 May 2018)

Learn More: Why Private Schools? (7 May 2018)

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On this week’s edition of Learn More, Sean Power, Director General of the Institut Florimont on how private schools differ from public

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Learn More: Teacher Training (1 May 2018)

Learn More: Teacher Training (1 May 2018)

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On this week’s edition of Learn More, Sean Power, Director General of the Institut Florimont on the importance of teachers staying up to date.

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Learn More:  Building Character (24 April 2018)

Learn More: Building Character (24 April 2018)

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On this week’s edition of Learn More, Sean Power, Director General of the Institut Florimont looks at the importance of building character.

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Learn More: STEM subjects (16 April 2018)

Learn More: STEM subjects (16 April 2018)

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On this week’s edition of Learn More, Sean Power, Director General of the Institut Florimont looks at how STEM subjects are covered - Science, Technology, Engineering, Maths

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Learn More:  The Importance of Nursery Education (2 April 2018)

Learn More: The Importance of Nursery Education (2 April 2018)

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On this week’s edition of Learn More, Sean Power, Director General of the Institut Florimont looks at the importance of nursery education.

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Health Matters: Ticks 1 (13 June 2018)

Health Matters: Ticks 1 (13 June 2018)

Health matters

The first of 3 shows about ticks in Switzerland and neighbouring France. This week, Dr Michelle explains about Lyme disease - an infection that can be passed on by ticks.

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Ronnie Schneider - former manager of The Rolling Stones

Ronnie Schneider - former manager of The Rolling Stones

The Breakfast Show

'Out of our Heads' - Ronnie Schneider's book telling the story of his life with The Rolling Stones, the Beatles and other big names is out now on Amazon.     

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Swiss Up! - Europe's last witch

Swiss Up! - Europe's last witch

Swiss Up!

On this day in 1782 Europe's last witch was executed in the canton of Glarus in Switzerland. But why? What did she do and what were the consequences? Figure it all out in today's Edition of Swiss ...

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McKay Interview: Conservationist Linda Tucker (11 June 2018)

McKay Interview: Conservationist Linda Tucker (11 June 2018)

The McKay Interview

This week Michael McKay speaks to Linda Tucker, the founder of the Global White Lion Protection Trust and writes about leadership and conservation. www.lindatuckerfoundation.org

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Whats on at the UN? "We're at breaking point" - UN Syria Coordinator

Whats on at the UN? "We're at breaking point" - UN Syria Coordinator

UN Roundup

Daniel Johnson from the UN gives us more details on the crisis in Syria as the UN Regional  Humanitarian Coordinator for the Syria Crisis, Panos Moumtzis, says that they're “at ...

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FILM NUT - Oceans 8, On Chesil Beach

FILM NUT - Oceans 8, On Chesil Beach

Film Nut

First aired: 25 June 2018 Swiss releases: 27/28 June 2018

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Brexit - how it will be good for the UK

Brexit - how it will be good for the UK

The Breakfast Show

On Thursday the British Swiss Chamber of Commerce in Geneva hosted a major debate surrounding Brexit. In addition to business leaders from Credit Suisse and Dow Chemicals, who expressed concern on ...

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Plane Talk - Paying into a bankruptcy fund

Plane Talk - Paying into a bankruptcy fund

Plane Talk

Creating a kitty that every passenger pays into. Would it work? IATA finds a few flaws in this plan. Chaitan Jain from IATA explains...

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Swiss Up! - Landlocked and still sailing

Swiss Up! - Landlocked and still sailing

Swiss Up!

Switzerland is famously landlocked... and yet a lot of people are sailing and the biggest regatta in the world on a lake is also held here, in Geneva. Figure it all out in today's edition of Swiss...

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Kids in Mind: Emotions of Learning

Kids in Mind: Emotions of Learning

Kids in Mind

What are the emotions at school? For the kids, parents and the teachers?

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