Corona & Switzerland: The Aftershocks

Just when we thought climate change was the biggest global challenge of our times, along comes Covid-19, putting ‘vast’ into devastation: the pandemic has scarred the new decade with 24 million infections worldwide, claiming 822,000 deaths. Much like a war, every conceivable corner of life has been crippled. Historically, amid world wars, Switzerland has remained stable on neutral terra firma. But an attack of this kind knows no political agenda, so no immunity even for this economic capital.