If you are curious to know how to access local funds, if you are struggling to acquire local buy-in for your project/NGO/association and if you interested in hearing about how or sharing your experience about diversifying funding sources, please join us for a working lunch to explore how to navigate this complex arena and ensure the financial viability of your project(s).

8th of February
12h15 – 13h45
Centre d’Accueil – Genève Internationale
La Pastorale (Room TBC)
Route de Ferney 106
1202 Genève


Speakers & Moderators

Maria Jesus Alonso Lormand, Director Service de la solidarité internationale (SSI), République et Canton de Genève, and
Loredana Marchetti, Administrator Fonds dédié à la Solidarité internationale de la Ville de Genève will explain how to secure public funding

Elianna Sabbag Moquette, Giving Women Excom Member will moderate a panel discussion with Ms Alonso and Ms Marchetti, who will be joined by:
Julien Beauvallet, Head of NGO Services, Centre d’Accueil – Genève Internationale will share his first hand experience working with NGOs in Geneva, and
Abena Lauber, founder and director of A.CommUnity an independent fundraising advisory, who will provide insight on how to diversify funding sources in practice.

Please come with your questions as we aim to host a lively and informative exchange on the opportunities and challenges faced by all the stakeholders.