Media centre

    Visit our media centre for the latest news about the countries where Mission 21 operates, and about our programmes and project work. The professional staff who work for us on the ground are thoroughly familiar with the countries where they serve, so they can supply credible information. You'll find media documentation that you can download, and information on who to contact for media enquiries.


    We will supply you with information about our work, we will assist you with research and requests for visuals, and we will arrange interviews for you with specialists and international co-workers who are currently on assignments. We will be delighted to add you to our media distribution list – simply send us a brief message.


    Christoph Rácz

    Team Leader Public Relations and Media Officer
    Tel.: +41 61 260 22 49
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    Latest media releases

    Media release dated 31 October  2019

    The new man - Beyond macho and softie

    How has the role of men in today's society changed? And what do spirituality and religion contribute to new constructions of masculinity? Answers to these questions are given by two men who have long been concerned with male understanding of roles and gender issues: Urs Baur, a.k.a. Black Tiger, hip-hop artist and psychologist, and Angel Román, theologian in Costa Rica and expert on masculinities.

    ► Media release as PDF (German)

    Media release dated 30  October 2019

    Autumn bazaar: 27,845 Swiss francs for peace work

    The autumn bazaar of Mission 21 again achieved a high revenue: the proceeds amounted to almost 28,000 Swiss francs. For Mission 21, the proceeds from the bazaar are an important contribution to the programme and project work. The proceeds from the 2019 bazaar will be used for peace work. Under the slogan "Peace grows with us", Mission 21 is focusing this autumn in particular on peace work in South Sudan, Indonesia and Peru.

    ► Media release as PDF (German)

    ► Our peace campaign 2019

    Media release dated 16 October 2019

    Mission bazaar with guests from South Sudan

    Get to know Misssion 21's coordination team in South Sudan at the autumn bazaar in the Mission House in Basel! Bernard Suwa and Florence Guliba are ready to talk to you about the on-going civil war in South Sudan and our peace work. The Mission Bazaar offers a wealth of exclusive and tasty products. For children there is a Punch and Judy show. The revenue will go to the peace work of Mission 21: Autumn Bazaar in and around the Mission House on Thursday 24 and Friday 25 October 2019.

    ► Media release as PDF (German)