Federal Social Insurance Office
International Affairs
International Organisations Section

Address

Effingerstrasse 20
3003 Bern
http://www.bsv.admin.ch/themen/internationales/aktuell/in...


Contact person

Jean-Marie Bouverat
+41 31 322 90 44
jean-marie.bouverat@bsv.admin.ch


Operating range

  • International

Relevant duties in the context of human rights

Rights and policies for children, youth, family

  • Representation of the Swiss government in the European Steering Committee for Youth (CDEJ) Council of Europe

Main work in the human rights field

  • Information / Documentation
  • legal expertise

Protection of vulnerable groups

  • Children and adolescents

Issues our organisation works on

  • Domestic violence
  • Children’s rights / Child labour / children / teenagers
  • Protection of the family

International Reference

UN

  • Human Rights Council
  • Human Rights Committee (HRC)
  • Committee on the Rights of the Child (CRC)

Others

  • European Union

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