Webinar AQUA4D: Precision Irrigation for a Regenerative Approach to Agriculture and Climate Change Mitigation (April 12, 2022)


April 12, 2022 4.00-5.00 pm (Swiss time) LATCAM supports and celebrates corporate success stories. We are delighted to have hosted this webinar, which brought together key stakeholders who are using Swiss cleantech to increase water sustainability.    technology works at the soil-water-plant nexus to restore soil health while increasing water efficiency and productivity. By managing […]

Patron’s webinar offered by Nestlé (May 18, 2022) – Creating Opportunities for YOUth in Latin America


Dear Members, Partners and Friends, Employability is a key ingredient of social development, especially employability of younger generations. More than one in six young people are out of work due to the COVID-19 pandemic while those who remain employed have seen their working hours cut, according to the International Labour Organization (ILO). Particularly in low- […]

45th Annual General Meeting (July 5, 2022)

Belvoirpark Hotelfachschule / Restaurant Seestrasse 141 / 125, Zurich

  Dr. Philippe Nell, Honorary Ambassador of LATCAM, held a speech during the AGM on the Economic Situation in Latin America. To read his speech, please click on the following LINK. After the AGM, all our participants could enjoy a wonderful aperitif in the garden, followed by a seated luncheon in the Restaurant Belvoirpark in […]

Latin America Day (September 1, 2022)

Zurich Development Center Keltenstrasse 48, 8044 Zurich

  Dear Members, Partners and Friends, It was a great pleasure to welcome over 110 participants at the annual LATCAM flagship event, the Latin America Day 2022, which after two years as virtual format could finally take place again in presence and was organized in close cooperation with our main partner Switzerland Global Enterprise. We […]

OECD, the Russia-Ukraine War, and Latin America – a dialogue with Angel Gurría (September 21, 2022)

Swiss Re Next Mythenquai 50/60, Zurich

sponsored by: The invasion of Ukraine by Russia has huge consequences on the world economy with i.a. a lower growth rate, higher inflation and several serious crises. The Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD) seeks to fulfil its objective of “Better Policies for Better Lives” and to contribute to alleviating some of the major international […]

Save-the-dates and activities in the planning phase…

Webinars with eminent speakers and networking events are currently in preparation to ensure a diversified and high-quality virtual and presencial offering for our members, partners and friends. Updates will be  provided regularly. Event invitations are sent by email 4-6 weeks before the event. Registration for online events (Zoom) is accessible on our website approx. 3-4 […]

LYC event Sustainability in Action: Barry Callebaut’s race to make sustainable chocolate the norm (Jan.12, 2023)

S-GE, Stampfenbachstrasse 85, 8006 Zurich S-GE, Stampfenbachstrasse 85, Zurich

LATCAM Event Invitation marking the official launch of the LATCAM Youth Committee Dear Members, Partners and Friends, We were proud and delighted to officially launch our new Chapter, the LATCAM Youth Committee ("LYC"). The LYC aims at bringing together professionals and students who are between 20 and 40 years young, are based in Switzerland, and […]

Webinar Latin America in the Year of Inflections (Feb. 8, 2023)


Patron's Webinar offered by Dear Members, Partners and Friends, 2023 is called the "year of inflections" as turning points in key macroeconomic variables such as growth, inflation, and interest rates are expected, as the year matures. Today's webinar focused on what the perspectives are for Latin America in this changing environment. Our speaker: Alejo Czerwonko is […]

LYC Event Climate Smart Investments in Latin America’s Food Systems (March 16, 2023)

S-GE, Stampfenbachstrasse 85, 8006 Zurich S-GE, Stampfenbachstrasse 85, Zurich

LATCAM Event Invitation organized by the LATCAM Youth Committee We were thrilled to welcome members, partners and friends to our second LYC knowledge and networking event on March 16, 2023, which focused on Climate Smart Investments in Latin America’s Food System. It was a great pleasure to receive the commitment of Mauricio Benítez Sectorial Specialist, […]