Collection for Japan

In order to demonstrate our support and solidarity with its victims, the UNOG Staff Coordinating Council together with our Japanese colleagues is organizing a staff collection on Thursday 31 March 2011 at strategic points thoughout the Palais and its annexes.



At 5 p.m. on the same day in Hall XIV, the UN Music Club is organising a relief concert to encourage staff to donate further.

All funds collected will go to the Red Cross and a Japanese NGO. Should you wish to contribute by bank transfer, the account details are as follows:

Bank: UBS Palais des Nations
Account Name: Relief Fund
IBAN: CH37 0027 9279 HU16 5681 1

A list of additional organizations to which you may wish to contribute separately is below:

International Relief Organizations

Save the Children:

Swiss Red Cross:

Numerous Organizations:

Local Relief Organizations

Japan Emergency NGOs (JEN):

The Nippon Foundation:

Additional events

Jam for Japan on Friday 25 March from 6 p.m. at the Clubhouse: