Projects & Activities

The international community actively participates in local life. It organises and undertakes activities that foster mutual understanding and exchange.

Oct 21: Fernweh Festival

Impressions of the Fernweh Festival, the participating embassies and cultural delegations

Oct/Nov 21: Latin American Film Festival

From October 5 to November 23, the 10th Latin American and Caribbean Film Festival took place in Bern.

June 21: World Bicycle Day

On the occasion of World Bicycle Day on 3rd of June 2021, the Greening Embassies Network, the EU Delegation and the International Bern Welcome Desk organised an event to promote the environmental and health benefits of cycling, and to encourage smart mobility among the diplomatic and local communities.

World Bicycle Day

Spring 21: Grill and Chill

With its "Grill and Chill" campaign, Bern Welcome provides inspiration for springtime experiences – barbecues are one of them! We asked two embassies whose countries are known worldwide for their barbecue traditions to share a recipe: Argentina and the USA.

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