Humanium legal structure
Humanium is made up of three non-profit organizations : in Switzerland, in France and in Germany.
Founded on the 20th of November 2008 in Geneva, the Humanium Association first came into being in Switzerland. It was founded by Arndt and Olivier Soret with the aim of implementing children’s rights.
Humanium in Switzerland
The association is an officially recognized non-profit organization, which has its headquarters in the Canton of Geneva and is governed by Swiss law. By calendrical coincidence or predetermined destiny, Humanium was founded on the day children’s rights are celebrated!
Humanium in France
Humanium is an association under local law since its headquarters are in Alsace. It constitutes a separate corporate body in its own right. It is articles 21 to 79-III of the local civil code which govern the association and not the 1901 law as in the rest of France.
Humanium in Germany