Partners

Antidoping Switzerland fosters close national and international networks, working with a whole variety of partner organizations.

National Partners

Swiss Olympic

Swiss Olympic is one of two key sources of financial support for Antidoping Switzerland. The latter's expected performance is laid down in a service agreement. The two partners collaborate closely on prevention, such as on the "Cool and Clean" prevention program, in youth sport, and on sporting missions. The Disciplinary Chamber for Doping Cases is also a Swiss Olympic body.

Swiss Olympic

Federal Office of Sport - FOSPO

FOSPO and Antidoping Switzerland have entered into a service agreement to implement the provisions of the SpoPA. This agreement forms the basis of the significant financial contribution that the federal government makes to the services that Antidoping Switzerland provides for Swiss sport. Furthermore, it provides a framework for active cooperation with the federal government's "Youth and Sport" ("J+S") youth sport promotion program, trainer education in Switzerland, and sports-related political functions.

Federal Office of Sport - FOSPO

Swiss Laboratory for Doping Analyses - LAD

The blood and urine samples collected by doping control officers may be analyzed exclusively by WADA-accredited laboratories. Switzerland has such a laboratory, in the form of the Swiss Laboratory for Doping Analyses (LAD) in Lausanne. The LAD forms part of the University Hospital of Vaud, and is regarded as one of the world's leading anti-doping laboratories. It is charged with analyzing a significant proportion of the samples collected by Antidoping Switzerland.

Swiss Laboratory for Doping Analyses - LAD

International Partners

World Anti-Doping Agency - WADA

WADA's mission is to promote and harmonize the international fight against doping in all areas. WADA defines the World Anti-Doping Code and its international standards. Antidoping Switzerland is a signatory to the World Anti-Doping Code and fully meets the requirements of WADA's Code Compliance. There is active exchange at various levels with the WADA's global head office in Montreal, and its European head office in Lausanne.

World Anti-Doping Agency - WADA

Institute of National Anti-Doping Organizations - iNADO

The iNADO brings together national anti-doping organizations (NADOs) and regional anti-doping organizations (RADOs). It fosters the exchange of knowledge and practical experience among its members, and represents them with a single voice.

Institute of National Anti-Doping Organizations - iNADO

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National Anti-Doping Organizations

Antidoping Switzerland fosters direct collaboration with several national anti-doping organizations (NADOs). These agencies partner Antidoping Switzerland in regards to prevention, legal issues, testing, IT projects, and research and development, in particular.

Cooperations by Law

The cooperation partners laid down by law work together with Antidoping Switzerland to restrict the availability of doping substances and doping methods.

Swiss Agency for Therapeutic Products - Swissmedic

Swissmedic is the Swiss authority responsible for the authorization and supervision of therapeutic products. Swissmedic's activities are based on the Law on Therapeutic Products. As a Federal public law institution with its headquarters in Bern, Swissmedic, the Swiss Agency for Therapeutic Products, is autonomous with respect to its organization and management, and has its own budget.

Swissmedic

Federal Customs Administration - FCA

The main task of the FCA is to contribute to the safety and protection of the population, the economy, the Swiss state and the environment. The organization of the FCA is based on the three units: Customs, Border Guard and Customs Investigation.

Federal Customs Administration - FCA

Federal Office of Police - fedpol

On behalf of the Office of the Attorney General, the Federal Office of Police carries out investigations into complex cases, and provides coordination and support services in criminal investigations by the Attorney General’s Office, the cantons and foreign authorities.

Federal Office of Police - fedpol