Regional, national and tri-national cooperation

The aim of the Division of External Relations and Marketing of the Canton of Basel-Stadt is to strengthen Basel's external image and positioning in international location competition and to promote the cooperation and awareness at the regional, national and international level. Therefore, it is fundamental to pool the common interests and concerns of the tri-national metropolitan region of Basel and to represent them internally as well as externally.

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..

Federal policy

Canton Basel-Stadt maintains its relations with the other cantons of Switzerland and Bundesbern.