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Profile of registrant

Terre des Hommes International Federation

Identification number in the register: 43130202044-02
Registration date: 23/07/09 12:52:33

The information on this organisation was last modified on 23/07/13 14:49:44
The date of the last annual update was 13/07/13 11:26:03


Registrant : Organisation or self-employed individual

Name/company name: Terre des Hommes International Federation
Acronym: TDHIF
Legal status: International Association according to Article 60 and following of Swiss Civil Code
Website address: http://www.terredeshommes.org

Sections

Section: III - Non-governmental organisations
and more precisely: Non-governmental organisations, platforms and networks and similar

Person with legal responsibility

Surname, Name: Mr  Raffaele K. Salinari
Position: Chair

Permanent person in charge of EU relations

Surname, Name: Mr  Salvatore Parata
Position: Head European Office

Contact details:

Contact details of organisation's head office: 31 chemin Franck- Thomas 
Cologny/Geneve 1223
SWITZERLAND
Telephone number: (+41) 227363372
Fax number: (+) 
Other contact information: Terre des Hommes International Federation
Liaison Office with the European Union
Rue d'Edimbourg 26
1050 Brussels
Belgium
Phone +32 2 893 09 51
E-mail: tdh-europe@terredeshommes.org

Legal Entity of Brussels Office: International Association of Swiss Law having legal right to operate and establish an operational office in Belgium, according to European Convention N. 124 on the recognition of legal entities of internationational NGO ( COE Strasburg 24/04/1986)

Goals / remit

Goals / remit of the organisation: The mission of the Terre des Hommes organisations is to provide active support to children, without racial, religious, political, cultural or gender-based discrimination. The Convention on the Rights of the Child constitutes the conceptual framework guiding the activities of the Terre des Hommes organisations.

In their own countries and regions, the Terre des Hommes organisations bring to the attention of the public, including children and young people, the causes of underdevelopment, together with the rights of the child.
They mobilise political will and advocate appropriate governmental policies.They undertake fund raising activities to achieve their objectives.

The Terre des Hommes International Federation (TDHIF) ensures coordination among the Terre des Hommes organisations and representation at an international and European level. The TDHIF holds a consultative status with the United Nations, UNICEF, the ILO and the Council of Europe. It also works in collaboration with other networks pursuing similar aims.

Terre des Hommes International Federation at a glance (data 2012)
- 10 TDH
- 840 development and humanitarian aid projects
- 72 programs countries
- 793 local and nationalpartners
- 414 paid employees at headquarters
- 2982 collaborators in the field
- 3863 members and supporters
- 5360 volunteers
- 119'356'175 Euros global budget
- 68% of global budget coming from private funding


Our registration is based on the guidelines for transparent registration developed by the Civil Society Contact Group and ALTER-EU. You can find the guidelines on “http://www.act4europe.org or http://www.alter-eu.org”
The organisation's fields of interests are:
  • sub-national
  • national
  • European
  • global

Number of persons engaged in activities falling under the scope of the Transparency Register

Number of persons: 2
Complementary information: 2 permanent staff based in Brussels in charge of EU relations
1 intern based in Brussels as support in EU relations
5-10 permanent staff in TDH Headquarters contributing on ad hoc basis to Terre des Hommes work on EU policy

Persons accredited for access to European Parliament premises

No accredited persons

Activities

Main EU initiatives covered the year before by activities falling under the scope of the Transparency Register:


On behalf of TDHIF the people listed below have had during the reporting period (2012) one or more contacts with members or officials of the EU Institutions with the objective of influencing the policy making and decision making process of the European Union institutions, or they have spent 20 per cent or more of their working time on behalf of TDHIF carrying out such activities:

Salvatore Parata, Head European Office, TDHIF
Lavinia Liardo, Advocacy Officer, TDHIF
Laura Mariotti, Margherita Leone, Interns, TDHIF
Claire Rouffineau, EU project manager,(Tdh- Netherlands)
Pierre Cazenave, Child Rights officer,(TDH Foundation Lausanne)
Federica Giannotta, Child Rights officer,(TDH-Italy)
Ignacio Packer, Secretary General, TDHIF

Main EU policy work run by TDHIF in 2012:

-Multi-annual Financial framework 2014-2020
-Structured Dialogue follow-up on EC aid modalities in Development
-EU Strategy on Human Rights and Democracy
-EU Anti-Trafficking Strategy and EU Directive on preventing and combating trafficking in human beings and protecting its victims
-Implementation EU Agenda for the Rights of the Child and EU Forum on the Rights of the Child
-EU Global Approach to Migration and Mobility
-EU consultations on Post-MDG agenda for Development

Fields of interest for e-mail alerts on consultations and roadmaps;

Fields declared by the organisation:
  • Development
  • Employment and Social Affairs
  • Enlargement
  • Environment
  • External Relations
  • Foreign and Security Policy and Defence
  • Home Affairs
  • Humanitarian Aid
  • Justice and Fundamental Rights
  • Sport
  • Trans-European Networks
  • Youth

Structure

Total number of members that are natural persons: 0
Number of member organisations: 10
Member organisations (Number of members) :
  • Terre des Hommes France (0 members)
  • Terre des Hommes Switzerland (0 members)
  • Terre des Hommes Luxemburg (0 members)
  • Terre des Hommes Italy (0 members)
  • Terre des Hommes Germany (0 members)
  • Terre des Hommes Spain (0 members)
  • Terre des Hommes Foundation Lausanne (0 members)
  • Terre des Hommes Denmark (0 members)
  • Terre des Hommes Canada (0 members)
  • Terre des Hommes Netherlands (0 members)
The organisation has members/is represented in the following country(countries):
  • BELGIUM
  • DENMARK
  • FRANCE
  • GERMANY
  • HUNGARY
  • ITALY
  • LUXEMBOURG
  • NETHERLANDS
  • ROMANIA
  • SPAIN

  • AFGHANISTAN
  • ALBANIA
  • ARGENTINA
  • BANGLADESH
  • BENIN
  • BHUTAN
  • BOLIVIA
  • BRAZIL
  • BURKINA FASO
  • BURUNDI
  • CAMBODIA
  • CANADA
  • CHILE
  • COLOMBIA
  • COTE D'IVOIRE
  • ECUADOR
  • EGYPT
  • EL SALVADOR
  • GUATEMALA
  • GUINEA
  • HAITI
  • INDIA
  • INDONESIA
  • IRAQ
  • JORDAN
  • KENYA
  • LAOS, PEOPLE'S DEMOCRATIC REPUBLIC
  • LEBANON
  • MADAGASCAR
  • MALI
  • MAURITANIA
  • MEXICO
  • MOLDOVA, REPUBLIC OF
  • MOROCCO
  • MOZAMBIQUE
  • MYANMAR
  • NAMIBIA
  • NEPAL
  • NICARAGUA
  • PAKISTAN
  • PALESTINIAN OCCUPIED TERRITORY
  • PERU
  • PHILIPPINES
  • SENEGAL
  • SOUTH AFRICA
  • SRI LANKA
  • SUDAN
  • SWITZERLAND
  • SYRIA, ARAB REPUBLIC
  • TANZANIA, UNITED RE UBLIC OF
  • THAILAND
  • TOGO
  • TUNISIA
  • UGANDA
  • UKRAINE
  • URUGUAY
  • VIETNAM
  • WESTERN SAHARA
  • ZAMBIA
  • ZIMBABWE
Complementary information:

Networking

Information on (i) organisation's membership of any associations/federations/confederations or (ii) relationships to other bodies in formal or informal networks.




The TDHIF holds a consultative status with the UN Economic and Social Council, UNICEF, the ILO and the Council of Europe. It also works in collaboration with other networks pursuing similar aims. TDHIF works in collaboration with European Institutions and with other organizations and networks pursuing comparable aims.

TDHIF is active in the following networks:


International Development and Relief

International Civil Society Centre
Beyond 2015 Campaign
UN Cluster system
WASH cluster
Food security cluster
Health cluster
Protection-psychosocial cluster
Early Recovery cluster

International Child Rights and Relief

Child Rights Connect (formerly The NGO Group for the Convention on the Rights of the Child)
The Steering Committee of the NGO Coalition for the ratification and implementation of the Optional Protocol 3 to the Convention on the Rights of the Child
The Coalition to Stop the Use of Child Soldiers (through Terre des Hommes Germany)
The Keeping Children Safe Coalition
The Inter-Agency Group on Children on the Move
Child Protection Working Group including co-leadership on the “€œMinimum Standards”€ project
International Panel on Juvenile Justice (through Terre des Hommes Foundation Lausanne)

European Networks and EU policy

CONCORD, the European NGO Confederation on Development and Relief
Human Rights and Democracy Network (HRDN)
Child Rights Action Group (CRAG)

Financial data

Financial year: 01/2012 - 12/2012
Total budget: 556,445
of which public financing:
- from European sources:
- Procurement:
- Grants:
- from national sources:
- from local/regional sources:
from other sources: 556,445
- donations: 10,354
- contributions from members: 464,332
Reserve dissolution : 13,499
Bank Interests : 342
Contribution for projects activities : 67,918
Estimated costs to the organisation directly related to representing interests to EU institutions in that year: 50000  € - 100000  €
Other (financial) information provided by the organisation:

TDHIF' s Budget has been converted from CHF to Euro using the official exchange rate at the end of 2012 (Euro 1 = 1.2068 CHF).


Following the guidelines of the EU Civil Society Contact Group and the Alliance for Lobbying Transparency and Ethics Regulation in the EU, Terre des Hommes International Federation has calculated that it has spent an estimated € 70'000 in 2012 on activities carried out with the objective of influencing the policy formulation and decision making processes of the European Union Institutions.

Code of conduct

By its registration the organisation has signed the Transparency Register Code of Conduct.