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Audit Federal subsidy given to the Geneva Centre for the Democratic Control of Armed Forces - Directorate of Political Affairs and Swiss Agency for Development and Cooperation of the FDFA

Audit number: 16373

The Geneva Centre for the Democratic Control of Armed Forces (DCAF) is one of the three Geneva centres funded by the Confederation active in the areas of politics, peace and security. This foundation was created in October 2000 on Switzerland's initiative and is a private-law foundation with its headquarters at the Maison de la Paix. In 2015, the federal contribution of almost CHF 15 million given to the DCAF was based on the Federal Act on International Development Co-operation and Humanitarian Aid.