I am a walker

I would l ike to participate to the Marche de l'espoir

I am a volunteer

I would like to commit to the organisation of the event

I am a teacher

I would like to recieve an animation in my class

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I would like to carry out a solidarity-based action

What is the Marche de l'espoir ?

For 30 years, Terre des Hommes Suisse has been organising the Marche de l’espoir on a Sunday in October on the Quai du Mont-Blanc in Geneva. The largest solidarity event of its kind in Switzerland involving children, it mobilises every year nearly 4000 children and young people, accompanied by their families.

The principle is simple: each participant looks for sponsors who commit to paying a certain amount of money for each kilometre walked. On the day of the Walk, they receive a stamp on their “Walk passport” at each kilometre stand. They then collect the promised amount from their sponsors and sends it to Terre des Hommes Suisse. The money collected this way makes it possible to finance programmes for vulnerable children and their families in a particular region of the world.

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Les dernières actualités en direct


Vous avez des doutes ou des questions sur le fonctionnement de notre nouvelle application? Retrouvez des vidéos explicatives pour chaque étape de votre marche sur le site de Marche ... See more


Vous souhaitez faire le parcours traditionnel de la Marche de l’espoir? C’est possible! Téléchargez l’application et suivez la boucle de 6km marquée au sol entre la Rotonde du Mont-Blanc et ... See more


C’est le grand jour ! Vous pouvez dès aujourd’hui télécharger l’application « TdHS – Terre des Hommes Suisse » pour participer à la Marche de l’espoir et marcher pour les droits de ... See more

A familial walk in Geneva the second Sunday of october

A digital event to walk at your own pace

Our animations

Before the Marche de l’espoir, we offer Geneva region and French border region schools animations linked to the themes of the Walk. This year, these animations are about children’s rights in Haiti and the environment.

The marche de l'espoir in pictures

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