Services for NGOs

CAGI assists international non-governmental organizations (NGOs) already established as well as those wishing to establish themselves in the Geneva region. It works in close collaboration with the United Nations , the Swiss Confederation, the Republic and Canton of Geneva , the City of Geneva and other partners active in supporting International Geneva.

CAGI’s support to an NGO is conditional upon its registration in the CAGI database.

CAGI provides support in the following areas

NGO filters
Annual legal requirements
CAGI Recruitment Platform
CAGI’s meeting spaces
Conference and meeting spaces in Geneva
Creating a foundation
Creating an association
Direct taxes
Hiring assistance
Intellectual property and data protection
Opening a representative office
Pro bono legal assistance
Public & private funding sources
Registration with the Register of commerce
Search for office space
Social insurances
Swiss labour law
Tax regime for employees
Template of statutes of association
Work permit and visa

Accommodation for visiting delegates

Conferences dedicated to NGOs

Services for NGOs / Permanent Missions


By appointment only: Monday to Friday from 9 a.m. to 12 p.m. / 2 p.m. to 4 p.m.

La Pastorale: Route de Ferney 106, 1202 Genève
Access by public transports (TPG): Line 5: stop Intercontinental; lines 8, 20, 22, 60: arrêt Appia. No parking on site.

Founded by the Swiss Confederation and the Republic and Canton of Geneva, the Center d’Accueil de la Genève Internationale (CAGI) is the single point of entry for the support and integration of employees of International Geneva and their families, NGOs and visiting delegates.