The KFPE is the information hub for global research partnerships in Switzerland. It promotes efficient, effective, and equitable research cooperation with low- and middle-income countries. By doing so, the KFPE contributes to sustainable development and to solving local and global problems.more

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Associated Institutions

The associated institutions constitute the basis of the KFPE network. They include the main Swiss research institutions engaged in collaborative research with partners from the Global South, as well as selected NGOs, corporate foundations and government agencies interested in North-South research. These institutions support KFPE financially and in other ways.


Commission for Research Partnerships with Developing Countries (KFPE)
House of Academies
PO Box
3001 Bern