The Environment House / La Maison de l'environnement

The International Environment House gathers under a common roof a range of United Nations and non-governmental organisations active in the field of environment and sustainable development in Geneva. The centre aims at fostering synergies and encourage partnerships between the different organisations, secretariats and numerous other environmental institutions based in the region.

rooms

ROOM BOOKING IEH1

- english -

Booking rooms service
for the the International
Environment House I

 

rooms

ROOM BOOKING IEH2

- français -

Booking rooms service
for the International
Environment House II

 

visits

VISITS

- english/français -

Student groups & delegations can book visits at the International
Environment House

 

visits

ORGANIZATIONS

- english/français -

Intergovernmental, non-governmental organizations, based at the Environment House

 

 

Directions

Visitors are invited to use the main entrance located at 15 Chemin des Anémones for building 1 (postal address: c/o Palais des Nations CH-1211 Geneva 10), and 7-9 chemin de Balexert for buidling 2.

Please click here for our location on Google Maps
Acces Map

 

Public transport

From the Airport
  • BUS 10 Direction Rive
  • Get off at the bus stop Guye
  • BUS 6 or BUS 19 Direction Vernier
  • Get off at the bus stop Châtelaine
  • Continue walking in the same direction in which the bus goes.
  • Take Chemin de Maisonneuve, which is the first street to the right 
  • Take the second street on your left and walk to the end of the road.
  • The International Environment House 1 is on your right hand side.

 

  • BUS 5 Direction Thônex-Vallard
  • Get off at the bus stop Gare Cornavin
  • BUS 6 or BUS 19 Direction Vernier
  • Get off at the bus stop Châtelaine
  • Continue walking in the same direction in which the bus goes.
  • Take Chemin de Maisonneuve, which is the first street to the right 
  • Take the second street on your left and walk to the end of the road.
  • The International Environment House 1 is on your right hand side.

or

  • BUS 28 Direction Les Esserts
  • Get off at the bus stop De Sauvage
  • BUS 6 Direction Genève-Plage or BUS 19 Direction Onex-Cité
  • Get off at the bus stop Châtelaine
  • Cross the street.
  • Take Chemin de Maisonneuve, which is the first street to the right 
  • Take the second street on your left and walk to the end of the road.
  • The International Environment House 1 is on your right hand side.

 

From the city center

  • BUS 6 or BUS 19 in the direction of Vernier
  • Get off at the bus stop Châtelaine
  • Continue walking in the same direction in which the bus goes.
  • Take Chemin de Maisonneuve, which is the first street to the right 
  • Take the second street on your left and walk to the end of the road.
  • The International Environment House 1 is on your right hand side.

or

  • BUS 22 from the Palais des Nations in the direction of ZIPLO
  • Get off at the bus stop Châtelaine
  • Continue walking in the same direction in which the bus goes.
  • Take Chemin de Maisonneuve, which is the first street to the right 
  • Take the second street on your left and walk to the end of the road.
  • The International Environment House 1 is on your right hand side.

Bus schedule in detail: TPG website

 If you are staying at the hotel in Geneva, in a youth hostel or camping for the duration of your stay Geneva public transport network are FREE. Just ask for it in the establishment where you stay, you will receive a personal and non-document format of a credit card. 

Parking

A parking is available in front of a International environment house I.

 

Useful contacts

Security Desk
MIESECURITY(@)unog.ch
Tel: +41 22 917 8462

Cafétéria
Tel: +41 22 917 8510

Office rental
For Office rental, please contact FIPOI
M. Olivier Humair / responsable gérance
o.humair@fipoi.ch

 

Organizations

UN Organizations

UN Environment

Chemicals and Health Branch

Crisis Management Branch

Europe Office

Geneva Environment Network

GRID-Geneva

Finance Initiative

Resources and Markets Branch

Sustainable United Nations

UN Environment Management Group

MEAs administrated by UN Environment

Basel, Rotterdam and Stockholm Conventions Secretariat

CITES Secretariat

Minamata Convention on Mercury Secretariat

UNDP

Geneva Office

UNFPA

Geneva Office

UNITAR

Headquarters

UNOPS

UN Women

 

NGOs

CARE International https://www.care-international.org

CHS Alliance https://www.chsalliance.org

Better Cotton Initiative

IMPACT Initiatives http://www.impact-initiatives.org/

Gold Standard

ICTSD https://www.ictsd.org

International Cocoa Initiative (ICI) https://cocoainitiative.org/

IISD https://www.iisd.org

IRHA http://www.irha-h2o.org

My Drop in the Ocean

Zoï Environment Network https://zoinet.org

 

Other organizations

FIPOI

Eldora