• Organization TypeImplementing NGO, Association
  • Staff26-50
  • HeadquartersSwitzerland
  • Founded1962

International Council of Voluntary Agencies

Established in 1962 by a small coalition of refugee and migration focused non-governmental organisations (NGOs), ICVA has grown into a diverse network of NGOs operating at global, regional, national and local levels. ICVA advocates for principled humanitarian action, enhances recognition by governments and international organisations of the vital role of NGOs and encourages high quality partnerships among humanitarian stakeholders.  ICVA promotes a rights- and needs-based approach.  ICVA maintains its historical focus on forced displacement while at the same time addressing fundamental and emerging elements of concern to NGOs related to all crisis-affected populations.
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Job openings over the past year

3Total posted jobs

Examples of past jobs

  • Associate Policy Officer
  • Information Officer

Staff at International Council of Voluntary Agencies have experience in


  • development
  • refugees
  • torts / conflict resolution
  • civil society
  • reproductive health


  • goal global


  • afghanistan
  • united states
  • nigeria
  • germany
  • serbia


  • managerial experience
  • business development
  • experience in recruitment
  • with experience in conflict areas

Company Offices

  • Switzerland (headquarters)
  • Geneve
  • 26-28 avenue Giuseppe Motta 1202 Geneva Switzerland
  • Geneva 1202