We are an NGO dedicated
to the development of people, communities and organizations

Our members operate in 4 continents

Our organization consists of a variety of non-profit associations and foundations operating in Africa, the Americas, Asia, and Europe, and dedicated to social change

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Dianova International

The Organisation Internationale Dianova or Dianova International is an NGO committed to social progress that supports the development of programmes and projects aimed at improving people’s lives on 4 continents. It also defends people’s interests in the fields of health, equality and social inclusion.

Dianova International is headquartered in Geneva, Switzerland, where it carries out advocacy activities in health, human rights and sustainable development forums, participating in debates on drug policy and gender equality. Dianova also promotes the participation and engagement of civil society in international organizations. More info on Dianova in  Switzerland.

The activities implemented by Dianova International and its members contribute to the  United Nations 2030 Agenda and the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) and targets.

Lines of Work

Key Elements

21 members

in 19 countries and 4 continents

14 affiliations to international organizations

federations and networks of NGOs

20 partnership agreements

with businesses and academia

Over 3 million people impacted

by our international awareness campaigns in 2020

30 million people impacted

by our advocacy initiatives, events, and publications in 2020

Making the voice of civil society heard in international organizations and fora

Together with other, like-minded NGOs we are dedicated to defending people’s right to health, to equality and inclusion, especially for the most vulnerable.

After over a decade long commitment, we now actively participate in international bodies and forums among which: the UNESCO NGO Liaison Committee, the NGO Committee on the Status of Women, New York (NGO CSW/NY), the NY NGO Committee on Drugs (NYNGOC), the Vienna NGO Committee on Drugs (VNGOC), the NGO Committee on Mental Health (NGO CMH), the Conference of NGOs in Consultative Relationship with the United Nations (CoNGO), the World and European Federations of Therapeutic Communities (WFTC and EFTC), the Civil Society Forum on Drugs, the Geneva Global Health Hub (G2H2), the NGO Major Group, the Organisation of American States (OAS), the United Nations (UN) and the Ibero-American Network of NGOs working on drug dependence (RIOD).

Dianova supports the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs)

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