Another initiative concerning immigration
By Stéphanie Erni (based on swissinfo.ch)
A controversial approach to reduce population growth in Switzerland will be decided by voters on 30 November. The Ecopop initiative wants to curb immigration and promote birth control in developing countries. According to a plan by a group of ecologists behind Ecopop, net immigration (the number of immigrants minus the number of emigrants) should not exceed 0.2 per cent of the population over a three year average.
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