Regional, national and tri-national cooperation

The Division of External Relations and Marketing of the Canton of Basel-Stadt aims to promote the integration of the tri-national region and to represent the common interests of the metropolitan region at a regional, national and international level.

Tri-national cooperation

Cooperation with Germany and France is of great importance for the border canton of Basel-Stadt.

Regional cooperation

Canton Basel-Stadt works closely with its neighbouring cantons in Northwest Switzerland..

Representing interests

Basel represents the common interests of the canton and the region in the federal City of Bern.