To better meet the needs of the association, a branch of Caribaea Initiative was created in Switzerland in November 2022. It helps to support the whole functioning of Caribaea Initiative or to fund specific projects (download the descriptions of projects supported by Caribaea Initiative - Suisse). Various events will also take place in Switzerland thanks to Caribaea Initiative - Suisse.

The Caribaea Initiative - Suisse association is independent and has its own donation system. These are tax deductible for Swiss residents.



Donations can be paid by bank transfer to our Swiss account (bank details below). Tax exemption number: no. 080'124'969.


Association Caribaea Initiative - Suisse
14 rue du Village
1294 Genthod (GE), Switzerland


Board members

  • Vera Michalski-Hoffmann (President)
  • Jean-Paul Paddack (Vice-President)
  • Tobias Salathé (Treasurer)

News and events

An evening at the Château de Prangins for Caribaea Initiative

Following the success of its first evening in Geneva last year, the Caribaea Initiative - Suisse association organized a second evening at the end of November at the Château de Prangins. This event immersed guests in a Caribbean atmosphere, allowing the two associations (Caribaea Initiative and Caribaea Initiative - Suisse) to showcase their close ties. […]

Geneva Launch Event

To celebrate the launch of the association Caribaea Initiative - Suisse, a dinner was organised in Geneva, in the presence of the Honorary President of Caribaea Initiative, Vera Michalski-Hoffmann. Our guests were welcomed in a historic building, in the heart of the old town. On the program: Caribbean cocktails in front of a photo exhibition […]


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