Spring campaign 2023
Organic farming in Brazil
In rural areas of Brazil, we work with young people to promote sustainable and organic agriculture. Your support enables even more Vitamin J(ugend) for a greener world. Thank you!
Leaving behind a more just world
New inheritance law - new freedoms
The revised law of succession has been in force since 1.1.2023. You can find the innovations in our wills guide.
Gun Violence Study
Stop killing us!
An independent study by terre des hommes switzerland and terre des hommes Germany shows serious human rights violations during police operations in Brazil - with the involvement of weapons from Switzerland and Germany.


A young man, smiling, looking to the side.

Utopia turned into reality

In the Hamada desert, more than 174,000 Sahrawi refugees are waiting to return to their homeland, Western Sahara. While this is still occupied by Morocco, terre des

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Logo SLAPP, Swiss Alliance against Strategic lawsuits against public participation. A woman and a man with their mouths taped shut.

Swiss Alliance against SLAPP founded

In Switzerland, too, intimidation suits and threats of legal action against non-governmental organizations are on the rise. Such so-called SLAPPs are intended to prevent unwelcome reports and intimidate civil society.

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A young man, in a checkered shirt, laughs into the camera, a green meadow behind.

"I have found a second home in Switzerland".

Many young people with a refugee background are under enormous psychological pressure in Switzerland. In addition to the uncertainty as to whether they will be allowed to stay in Switzerland, the culture shock and the language barrier weigh heavily on them.

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  • Every franc donated goes 100 percent to the sponsorship of your choice.
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  • From a sponsorship of CHF 360 per year, each sponsor receives the latest cookbook "Tanja vegetarian" from our ambassador Tanja Grandits.
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