Switzerland, residing in the heart of Europe, is one of the oldest democracies in the world. This mountainous country has a long and unique history, with the Swiss Alps and the people living in its valleys playing a central role in the country’s journey.

The Swiss have a constantly evolving culture surrounding water thanks to the thousands of lakes and rivers, snow and rain, waterfalls, glaciers, hydropower dams, thermal baths, and one of the best water utilities in the world all within the country’s borders.