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M. Sc. Dr. Ruth DREIFUSS Former President and Minister of Home Affairs, Swiss Confederation; Chair, Global Commission on Drug Policy, Geneva


1971 Degree in economics with special focus on econometrics, Geneva
1993-2002 Federal Councillor, Head of the Federal Department of Home Affairs, Swiss government
1999 President of the Swiss Confederation


Doctor honoris causa, University of Haifa, Jerusalem; University of Fribourg, Switzerland