Rohingya Emergency
More than 200,000 children who were victims to violence have found refuge in Bangladesh. They are in desperate need of immediate assistance.

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.

The Supervisory Board's role is to oversee the organisation of the Foundation. It is also responsible for monitoring ongoing activities, administration, use of the Foundation's resources, risk management and regulation.

Meet the executive team that leads our staff in Lausanne, Zurich - and in more than 30 countries around the world.

Everyone at Terre des hommes is 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 2015.
Our Values
The Terre des hommes Charter
Courage n° 55 - New hope in the heart of the favelas


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Help improve the future of children in distress.


Syria Emergency

Half of refugees are children. Help them get a brighter future.


Job vacancies

  • 1 November 2017 - Temporary contract - Ioannina

    Field Coordinator - Ioannina

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  • immédiatement - Temporary contract - Maiduguri

    Administrative and Logistics Coordinator

    The Administrative and Logistics coordinator under the immediate supervision of the Country Representative will direct and coordinate all administrative, accounting, financial and logistics services associated with the delegation....

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  • 1 November 2017 - Temporary contract - Tikrit

    WASH Project Manager - Tikrit

    The WASH Project Manager is in charge of the development of the intervention strategy and ensures the smooth running of the WASH project in Tikrit (Iraq) of assignment in line with Tdh policies (strategic plan, theme, way of working) and national intervention strategies in order to achieve the...

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  • 20 October 2017 - Temporary contract - Cox's Bazar

    Emergency WASH Project Manager - Cox's Bazar

    The WASH program manager is responsible for the overall management and development of WASH activities implemented in Nigeria. He/She ensures the monitoring of qualitative and operational aspects of the delegation’s programs in Bangladesh on a day-to-day basis. He/She guarantees the smooth...

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  • 23 October 2017 - Temporary contract - Cox's Bazar

    Administration, HR & Finance Manager - Cox's Bazar

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  • immédiatement - Internship - Lausanne

    Stagiaire- Programme Justice Juvénile H/F

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  • immédiatement - Temporary contract - Cox's Bazar

    Operational Logistician - Cox's Bazar

    General description of the position ...

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  • 1 January 2018 - - Lausanne

    Division Head - Institutional Fundraising (full-time)

    You will play an active role in the strategic development of the Foundation by developing, applying and guiding the organisation’s institutional fundraising strategy. You will help raise the funds necessary to implement annual budgets while ensuring the organisation's long-term financial stability...

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