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The Secretariat: Working out of
the International Community

Located close to Geneva’s “Palais des Nations”, the
Secretariat is responsible for the Forum’s day-to-day

The Secretariat is based in Geneva, home to the European Headquarters of the United Nations and a large number of humanitarian, trade, health, development, scientific, information and communication organizations, as well as 161 diplomatic missions. Housed in the Villa Rigot, which the Canton of Geneva has kindly put at the disposition of the Forum, it works from within the centre of this distinctly international community.


CEO/Director General
Walter Fust
Deputy CEO/Director
Martin Frick 


Global Humanitarian
Forum Geneva
Villa Rigot, Avenue de la Paix 9
1202 Geneva Switzerland
Phone +41 22 919 75 00
Fax +41 22 919 75 19

Villa Rigot

The Villa Rigot in Geneva:
Home to the Global Humanitarian Forum Geneva.

Job Vacancies

The Global Humanitarian Forum is currently recruiting staff for a number of positions within the Secretariat.