FDNF en un Clin d’Oeil
Swiss Public Interest Association
FdnF, a Swiss association without political or religious affiliation, founded in 1965, is a group of experienced volunteers with expertise in economic and social development, administrative and financial management, and communication.
Four cantonal committees Geneva-Valais, Vaud, Friborg-Berne and Neuchâtel ensure the economic and financial management of their projects.
The Executive Council
- decides which projects to support
defines the general policy of the association at its quarterly meeting.
The General Assembly is held once a year.
Assures, under the aegis of the president, the direction and management of the association.
The Project Team
- reviews incoming funding applications and submits them to the Executive Council
- ensures close monitoring of projects through permanent contacts
and field trips.
Succeeding Professors Gilbert Etienne, Gilles Petitpierre, and Jean-Luc Maurer, Mrs. Primola Nicole has been chairing FdnF since 2017 after the departure of Mr. Maurer.
FdnF has only one salaried part-time secretary position.
Volunteers provide day-to-day management of the association.
FdnF publishes a quarterly newsletter.