500 climate protesters march towards Davos

500 climate protesters march towards Davos

Jan. 20, 2020, 9:15 a.m.
More than 500 climate protestors are marching up the mountain to Davos ahead of the World Economic Forum meeting.
Acquitted climate protesters set to face higher court

Acquitted climate protesters set to face higher court

Jan. 16, 2020, 8:35 a.m.
The decision by a Lausanne judge to acquit a group of climate protestors on Monday is set to be appealed. 
Judge rules in favour of climate change protesters

Judge rules in favour of climate change protesters

Jan. 14, 2020, 9:49 a.m.
A judge in Lausanne has backed climate protestors for failing to pay a fine after they played an impromptu game of te...
Protesters march in Geneva for more pedestrianised areas

Protesters march in Geneva for more pedestrianised areas

Jan. 13, 2020, 9:06 a.m.
A couple of hundred protestors marched in the St Gervais area of Geneva on Saturday, calling for more pedestrianised ...
Care workers demonstrate outside Geneva Uni Hospital

Care workers demonstrate outside Geneva Uni Hospital

Dec. 12, 2019, 9:25 a.m.
Care workers have been demonstrating outside the Geneva University Hospital saying they deserve higher pay as their r...
Scientologist holds 'Don't buy from Jews' sign

Scientologist holds 'Don't buy from Jews' sign

Nov. 13, 2019, 9:32 a.m.
Police were called to a Scientology stand in Sankt Gallen over the weekend as one of the church members likened prote...
Women sentenced to jail for protesting climate change

Women sentenced to jail for protesting climate change

Oct. 29, 2019, 9:52 a.m.
Two women protesting climate change over the summer have been sentenced to 80 days in jail by a Zurich court.
Japanese Tobacco workers protest in Geneva

Japanese Tobacco workers protest in Geneva

Oct. 23, 2019, 9:19 a.m.
Workers at Japanese Tobacco in Geneva gathered outside the company’s European headquarters yesterday, protestin...
Protest outside UN claims Lebanese corruption enabled by Swiss banks

Protest outside UN claims Lebanese corruption enabled by Swiss banks

Oct. 23, 2019, 9:10 a.m.
Around 250 people demonstrated outside the UN in Geneva yesterday in support of the Lebanese calling for the resignat...
Protestors demonstrate against Turkey's action in Syria

Protestors demonstrate against Turkey's action in Syria

Oct. 16, 2019, 9:49 a.m.
Protestors shut down the middle of Zurich yesterday evening. 
Bern climate march demands more be done to tackle problem

Bern climate march demands more be done to tackle problem

Sept. 30, 2019, 9:24 a.m.
Around 100,000 people took to the streets of Bern on Saturday, demanding more be done to tackle climate change.
Climate activists sing 'The Final Countdown' outside parliament

Climate activists sing 'The Final Countdown' outside parliament

Sept. 20, 2019, 9:30 a.m.
Climate activists disrupted Parliament in Bern yesterday by unfurling a banner from the spectators’ gallery wit...
Protesters march against Bern Formula E race

Protesters march against Bern Formula E race

June 21, 2019, 9:41 a.m.
More than 1,000 protestors took to the street of Bern yesterday ahead of this weekend’s Formula E motor race.
Basel chemical industry targeted by demonstrators

Basel chemical industry targeted by demonstrators

May 20, 2019, 5:35 a.m.
An estimated 2,000 people protested on the streets of Basel over the weekend against agrochemical firms, which they s...
Labour Day marches call for equal pay

Labour Day marches call for equal pay

May 2, 2019, 9:40 a.m.
Thousands took to the streets yesterday to mark Labour Day. 
Cyclists campaign for overtaking gap in Bern

Cyclists campaign for overtaking gap in Bern

April 29, 2019, 11 a.m.
A group of cyclists protesting in Bern on Saturday, demanding a law change to force drivers to give cyclists least a ...
Yellow Vests to protest anti-riot weapon factory

Yellow Vests to protest anti-riot weapon factory

March 28, 2019, 9:16 a.m.
A yellow vest protest is being planned outside a weapons factory in canton Bern that makes the anti-riot projectile l...
Protesters march through Lausanne against trading companies

Protesters march through Lausanne against trading companies

March 27, 2019, 9:16 a.m.
Around 200 protestors marched in Lausanne yesterday as the city hosted a major conference of commodity trading compan...
Climate protests to take place around Europe

Climate protests to take place around Europe

March 15, 2019, 9:40 a.m.
The heavy rain and strong winds that are expected across the country today will not deter thousands who are planning ...
Biggest climate change protest to take place Friday

Biggest climate change protest to take place Friday

March 11, 2019, 10:11 a.m.
This Friday could see Swiss school children, university students and researchers take to the streets for one of the b...
Anti-capitalists march in protest of World Economic Forum

Anti-capitalists march in protest of World Economic Forum

Jan. 21, 2019, 9:05 a.m.
Hundreds of anti-capitalists marched through Bern on Saturday afternoon protesting the World Economic Forum’s m...
Gilets-Jaune protest flops in Bern

Gilets-Jaune protest flops in Bern

Jan. 7, 2019, 9:41 a.m.
A Swiss Gilets-Jaune, or yellow vest, protest failed to get much traction in Bern on Saturday. Only 50 turned up.
Women march for International Day to End Violence Against Women

Women march for International Day to End Violence Against Women

Nov. 26, 2018, 9:28 a.m.
Women across French speaking Switzerland marched over the weekend demanding they can use the streets in the same way ...
Geneva workers protest pension cuts

Geneva workers protest pension cuts

Nov. 16, 2018, 9:08 a.m.
Around 1,000 public workers marched in Geneva yesterday, protesting a cut in their pensions.
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