Children and young people living with dignity

About HDF

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 grant-making in 2021. Guided by its vision, HDF makes grants to organisations in Africa and Asia LEARN MORE.

What We Do

Human Dignity Foundation (HDF) makes grants to not-for–profit organisations that have a shared approach to working with children and young people LEARN MORE.


HDF is currently seeking a consultant to conduct an external review of the Foundation’s effectiveness to date LEARN MORE.

Where We Work

HDF works primarily in India, Malawi and South Africa. In each country we adopt a strategy that fits the context; we work with children, young people and others to create protective and supportive environments LEARN MORE.