Practical Geneva

Thursday January 18, 2024

“The key to a successful stay”; an information session mainly dedicated to employees of International Geneva and their families.

In collaboration with the volunteers of the Newcomers Network of the Fondation pour Genève.

Topics addressed:

  • Housing & insurance,
  • Transport,
  • Preschools & Schools,
  • Language courses,
  • Farm’s market,
  • Telecommunications,
  • Geneva do’s and don’ts,
  • Leisure.

Check the “Practical Geneva” web pages or download the brochure.


Spouses/partners : how to succeed with your job search

Tuesday October 3, 2023

Employment for spouses and partners: How to make your job search successful (presentation in English)

Jobs for spouses or partners

Tuesday May 24, 2022

Jobs for spouses and partners of international civil servants (presentation in English -pdf)

Housing and insurance information session

Tuesday February 13, 2024

Information session on the housing situation and insurance, mainly dedicated to employees of International Geneva and their families

Leisure activities for children

Thursday February 15, 2024

With the participation of the “Groupe de Liaison genevois des Associations de Jeunesse (glaj-GE).

Public and private school system

Thursday September 28, 2023

Everything you need to know about the education system in Geneva, from nursery to university

Health and healthcare networks

Thursday November 2, 2023

A presentation in collaboration with the “Association des Cliniques Privées de Genève” and the “Hôpitaux Universitaires de Genève (HUG)”.

Practical Geneva

Essential information on housing, health, education and mobility in Geneva

Founded by the Swiss Confederation and the Republic and Canton of Geneva, the International Geneva Welcome Centre is the single entry point for the support and integration of employees of International Geneva and their families, NGOs and visiting delegates.