About HDF

About HDF 2017-05-26T15:29:21+00:00


Human Dignity Foundation (HDF) is a private, Swiss foundation established in 2004 and governed by a Board of Directors. The foundation has a limited lifespan and will end its grantmaking in 2021.


Children Living with Dignity


Guided by its vision, Human Dignity Foundation supports relevant organisations to expand and improve their work with children and young people in Africa and Asia.


PASSION for our vision and mission

ACCOUNTABILITY to programme participants, grantees and other donors

COURAGE to fund courageous work, to challenge the status quo, to admit our mistakes

EXCELLENCE in all we do