Social Media Policy

Social Media

Policy regarding the presence of the Federal Department of Economic Affairs, Education and Research (EAER) on social media

The EAER Information Service is responsible for the department’s presence on social media. If you choose to follow the department, you will receive information covering the following:

  • news, events
  • links to speeches, press releases or interviews given by the Head of Department
  • notice of new content on the EAER website
  • other types of content.

The EAER mainly uses social media as a tool to disseminate information to people interested exclusively in its activities.

The EAER and the Federal Council may not be held liable for the content of any message posted on social media.

The EAER is not obliged to follow or respond to questions or enquiries sent via social media.

All enquiries or messages for department should be addressed to

Continuity of service
Occasionally social media services may be unavailable. The EAER cannot be held liable for service interruptions.

Anyone submitting offensive comments will have their account blocked and will be reported.

Last modification 13.07.2023

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