Ukrainian emergency
The children of Ukraine and their families need your help!  

Our people

                   What gets you out of bed in the morning? Our     
           employees explain what motivates them.

The Council of the Foundation is made up of representatives of volunteer networks as well as specialists in humanitarian work, public health, finance, law, marketing and economics.

Meet the executive team that leads our staff in Lausanne, Zurich - and in around 40 countries worldwide.

All of Terre des hommes' around 2000 collaborators are committed to making the greatest possible positive impact on the lives of the world's children. We would like you to meet…


Making an impact for children: Annual Report 2017
Our Values (not up to date)
The Terre des hommes Charter
Courage no. 60 - Kenya: Breaking the law of silence


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Job vacancies

  • 1 October 2022 - -

    Grants and Reporting Manager

    Tdh has established a Country Office in Afghanistan since 1995. We are operating in four regions of the country. Tdh is providing Child Protection services, Mother and Child healthcare assistance, services for victims of SGBV, multipurpose cash assistance to most vulnerable children and their...

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  • immédiatement - Permanent contract -

    Medienreferent/in 100%– Deutschschweiz H/F

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  • immédiatement - Permanent contract -

    Medienreferent/in 100%– Deutschschweiz H/F

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  • immédiatement - -

    Mobile Emergency HR Coordinator

    This emergency project will be implemented in three countries in which Tdh is registered and has fixed teams working for regular projects. You will have to ensure that the rules and procedures of each country are followed and respected (except for specific derogations). You will have to coordinate...

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  • 1 July 2022 - -

    Processes and Performance Advisor

    Within the Q&A sector, which is part of the Chief of Staff Office in the Directorate General, this role is central to defining and leading key institutional processes and to supporting others in order to improve both organization performance and agility. Acting as an advisor and a reference person...

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  • 1 June 2022 - Permanent contract -

    Référent.e applicatif/business analyst H/F

    Intégré.e au sein du service des « Systèmes d’information et Analyses » (iSA) sous la coordination du Pôle Finance, le référent des applicatifs comptables est en charge du maintien des systèmes financiers (comptables) au quotidien et est un.e intervenant.e clé de la recherche de...

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  • immédiatement - -

    Grants and Reporting Officer (JPO)

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