About us

For several decades, EPFL has been internationally renowned for scientific cooperation for development. This commitment in favour of partnerships with emerging and developing countries is coordinated by the Cooperation & Development Center (CODEV).

CODEV is a multidisciplinary team, whose competencies cover a wide range of domains.

Our activities

We concentrates our  activities on 4 domains:

Excellence recognized by UNESCO

The UNESCO Chair in Technologies for Development was established in 2007 at EPFL. The Chair operates as an international networking platform, building bridges among disciplines and sectors.