Meet our Partners

Common problems require collaborative solutions. We collaborate with a variety of partners that are working to make a real change in the world.

We challenge you to use the power of your collaboration to drive meaningful social change. We welcome new alliances with businesses, individuals and organisations looking to increase their social impact and reach within the social impact economy at Impact Hub Geneva. Please get in touch!

Financial Supporters

Lunt Foundation aims to promote awareness of sustainable solutions to major societal and environmental challenges of our time. Their mission is to communicate these solutions to the public, from youth to business leaders. The foundation also helps social entrepreneurs to better communicate their project and improve their social impact on society.

The Swiss Re Group is a leading wholesale provider of reinsurance, insurance and other insurance-based forms of risk transfer.

Fonds de repartition des benefices de la loterie romande. En charge de la redistribution des bénéfices de la loterie romande pour des projets d’utilité publique dans le canton de genève

La Commission pour la technologie et l’innovation (CTI) développe et met en oeuvre les mesures et les instruments les plus efficaces pour valoriser le potentiel inexploité de l’innovation scientifique en Suisse en tant que moteur de l’économie nationale.

Partners & Allies

The Engagement Migros development fund supports pioneering projects in the midst of social change, projects that break new ground and test future-oriented solutions. Our approach is to make sure this support is effective, tying funding to coaching and similar services in the Pioneerlab.

En collaboration avec Impact Hub Geneva, l’association Onl’Faitpropose un lieu ouvert et accessible à toute personne désireuse de partager, essayer, se planter, recommencer, développer, construire, reconstruire, réparer, révolutionner une idée, un concept, un prototype, un produit au sein d’une communauté éclectique de passionné/e/s.

The Artha Platform (“Artha” or “Artha Platform”) is an online community and website dedicated to building relationships between impact investors and donors, and social entrepreneurs and capacity building support organizations (all “Sector Participants” or “Artha community”) working on or in India. It is an independent initiative supported by Rianta Capital Zurich.

UNDP works in some 170 countries and territories, helping to achieve the eradication of poverty, and the reduction of inequalities and exclusion. We help countries to develop policies, leadership skills, partnering abilities, institutional capabilities and build resilience in order to sustain development results.

Born out of the World Economic Forum, the Global Shapers Community is a network of inspiring young people under the age of 30 working together to address local, regional and global challenges. With more than 7,000 members, the Global Shapers Community spans 376 city-based hubs in 156 countries.

Born out of the World Economic Forum, the Global Shapers Community is a network of inspiring young people under the age of 30 working together to address local, regional and global challenges. With more than 7,000 members, the Global Shapers Community spans 376 city-based hubs in 156 countries.

Born out of the World Economic Forum, the Global Shapers Community is a network of inspiring young people under the age of 30 working together to address local, regional and global challenges. With more than 7,000 members, the Global Shapers Community spans 376 city-based hubs in 156 countries.

Born out of the World Economic Forum, the Global Shapers Community is a network of inspiring young people under the age of 30 working together to address local, regional and global challenges. With more than 7,000 members, the Global Shapers Community spans 376 city-based hubs in 156 countries.

Born out of the World Economic Forum, the Global Shapers Community is a network of inspiring young people under the age of 30 working together to address local, regional and global challenges. With more than 7,000 members, the Global Shapers Community spans 376 city-based hubs in 156 countries.

Born out of the World Economic Forum, the Global Shapers Community is a network of inspiring young people under the age of 30 working together to address local, regional and global challenges. With more than 7,000 members, the Global Shapers Community spans 376 city-based hubs in 156 countries.

Based on previous experiences and equipped with this knowledge of the Swiss environment, Ashoka now feels ready and confident to take the next step: creating impact not only at the organisation level but also at the ecosystem level. This programme not only aims at creating a community of Swiss changemakers with an innovative vision for the social sector but also at redefining the frontiers of social entrepreneurship in Switzerland!

At Swiss Tech Association, we hack the learning environment to accelerate international success from tech start-ups based in Switzerland. Our aim is connecting people together, make them share ideas & experiences, so they become stronger.

Together with Impact Hub Geneva we organize – among other projects – our regular Geneva Swiss Tech Talks.

Le prix IDDEA est organisé par l’association IDDEA, composée de représentants de la Ville de Genève, de la FER, des SIG, d’APRES-GE, de la Fondetec, de Genilem et de la JCI Genève, avec les soutiens ponctuels d’autres partenaires et sponsors. Il a été créé et lancé initialement par la Jeune Chambre Internationale de Genève en 2012. La démarche de l’association IDDEA au travers de son prix est d’encourager, d’accompagner et de récompenser les individus qui entreprennent sur la base d’idées liées au développement durable dans l’espace économique genevois.

We believe in creating value for our clients and social impact through our projects. We build capacity by passing on knowledge and expertise to our clients, and we guide them in forming partnerships that will help them to realize their potential and fulfill their goals.

We are a youth driven social enterprise. We believe that the world needs more people who come together to imagine, design, and implement bold solutions to today’s most pressing social, environmental and economic challenges. That is why we provide fun, inspiring and engaging trainings as well as events that empower people who would usually not meet to collaborate radically and unleash their full changemaker potential.

The Boston Consulting Group (BCG) is a global management consulting firm and the world’s leading advisor on business strategy.

We are an open and collaborative innovation lab. A mixture of digital and ecological fablab who shares a self-funded multipurpose space with entrepreneurs, associations and curious individuals.  A fablab (along the lines of, and part of the MIT model) is one of our Innovation labs, but for us, just the starting point for building the circular economy.

The ICRC is an independent, neutral organization ensuring humanitarian protection and assistance for victims of armed conflict and other situations of violence. It takes action in response to emergencies and at the same time promotes respect for international humanitarian law and its implementation in national law.

B Corps meet the highest standards of verified social and environmental performance, public transparency, and legal accountability, and aspire to use the power of markets to solve social and environmental problems. Impact Hub Geneva is proud to be a certified Bcorp since 2015.

The Global Humanitarian Lab is a multi-stakeholder innovation lab to develop appropriate humanitarian solutions for and with the affected populations. It is a partnership of leading humanitarian organisations, public- and private-sector entities, networks, as well as the global crowd. Impact Hub Geneva supports the development of the Global Humanitarian Lab and connects it to the global Impact Hub network.

We’re a Swiss association aiming to organise the first Geneva Global Goals Innovation Day – G3iD on March 24th 2017 with the objective to: Unleash the creative potential of International Geneva; Promote & practice disruptive innovation and co-creation; and Forge innovation partnerships & collaboration

to radically accelerate progress towards the global goals. Join in by contacting 

The Office of the United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights (OHCHR) represents the world’s commitment to universal ideals of human dignity. We have a unique mandate from the international community to promote and protect all human rights.

Networking Partners

Horyou is a social network whose users Connect for Good. Its Members, Organizations and Personalities take a humanistic approach to technology to promote social good through quality content and meaningful interaction. Horyou facilitates the transformation of ideas into concrete actions, while building constructive relationships between the online and offline worlds.

A blog with recommendations to discover unique aspects of the city of Geneva. It contains also tips to live better and cheaper in Geneva. Its founder organizes weekly linguistic and cultural events, with the aim of creating a bridge between locals and foreigners. In addition, the blog contains tips for travels lovers.

http://www.fulltimelifelovers.org/en/

Véritable pont entre la recherche et la politique, le think tank foraus développe des recommandations sur la politique étrangère pour les décideurs politiques et le grand public. Grâce à son modèle unique de participation bénévole, le foraus est devenu la plateforme nationale de référence pour les passionnés de politique étrangère qui souhaitent influencer les choix de demain.

Present in 124 countries and with over 86’000 members, AIESEC is the world’s largest student-run organization. It is focused on providing a platform for youth leadership development. We offer young people the opportunity to gain professional skills all the while having a positive impact on society.

ebbf is a Baha’i-inspired global learning community that accompanies mindful individuals and groups through daily work and discourse to transform business and the economy thereby contributing to a prosperous, just and sustainable civilisation

CAUX – Initiatives of Change (IofC) is a world-wide movement of people of diverse cultures and backgrounds, who are committed to the transformation of society through changes in human motives and behaviour, starting with their own.

CreativeMornings is a monthly breakfast lecture series for creative types. Each event is free of charge, and includes a 20 minute talk, plus coffee!

CSR Geneva is a social network for Geneva-based people interested in corporate responsibility, accountability, sustainability, social enterprise, & responsible finance. We share information on relevant events, reports, jobs & opinions, & gather for seasonal social events & ad hoc dinners when ‘global gurus’ are in town.

SIGEF is an annual international event that gathers non-profit organizations, renowned speakers, social entrepreneurs and the general public for three days of dialogue and interaction. It features plenary sessions, cultural events and networking opportunities, as well as NGO and project showcases.

Alternatiba Léman fait partie du movement international d’Alternatiba et a pour but de: Sensibiliser le bassin lémanique avant les sommets mondiaux pour le climat; Renforcer la dynamique transfrontalière en répondant au défi climatique; et Contribuer à l‘émergence d’un autre modèle de développement pour notre région et la planète. En savoir plus sur le festival Alternatiba Léman 2016.