Ever since it was established, Pro Victimis has been dedicated to bringing about lasting changes in the lives of the most vulnerable communities in developing countries. The Foundation primarily supports the victims of forgotten or unrecognized disasters (extreme forms of exploitation, chronic consequences of armed conflict, natural or industrial disasters, etc.).
Today, its activities include those population groups which are most exposed to the consequences of conflict, exploitation, discrimination and injustice. The Foundation endeavors to help them regain their rights and dignity, obtain compensation and recover their autonomy.
The projects we support are based on the following values:
The Foundation gives priority to
Established in Geneva under Swiss law in 1988, Pro Victimis is a private grant making foundation.
A Board of Trustees fixes the main program areas and decides on funding allocation. An executive team composed of a Director and three coworkers analyses the projects with a view to their submission to the Board for approval.
The Director is responsible for ensuring the quality of the projects chosen, their implementation and their outcomes.