About FAFICS


FAFICS is the Federation of Associations of Former International Civil Servants. It was founded in 1975.

 

• It brings together Associations of retired International Civil Servants from the United Nations and the Specialized Agencies of the UN. There are currently 61 Member Associations of FAFICS, located in all regions of the world, with a total membership of about twenty thousand retirees.

 

• FAFICS provides a framework for promoting and defending the interests of former civil servants, most notably in pension and health insurance issues. To this end, it keeps abreast of developments at the UN General Assembly and other Governing Bodies of UN System Organizations.



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News

 

26 October 2017

 Vienna International Centre

Vienna International Centre

 

FAFICS Bureau Meeting in Vienna , 26th and 27th October 2017

 

23 July 2017

FAFICS Council - Press Release - 22 July 2017 [PDF]

 

17-20 July 2017

 Vienna International Centre

Vienna International Centre

 

46th FAFICS Council to be held in Vienna , 17th through 20th July 2017

 

10 March 2017

Please find attached the three statements made at the UN Fifth Committee meeting on ASHI:

- by the President of FAFICS [PDF]

- the statement of the European Union [PDF]

- the group G-77 with China [PDF]

 

16 November 2016

Letter of congratulations from the President of FAFICS to Mr. António Guterres on his election as Secretary-General of the United Nations (2016-11-09) [PDF].

 

Latest Website Updates

2017-11-13 Publications of FAFICS Member Associations

 

2017-11-10 Pension Fund Matters

- Dissemination of Emergency Fund by UNJSPF, to UN retirees and Pension Beneficiaries affected by recent natural disasters

 

2017-10-22 Pension Fund Matters
- FAFICS – Secretary-General Appoints Sudhir Rajkumar of India as His Representative for United Nations Joint Staff Pension Fund Asset Investments (2017-10-19)

 

2017-10-07 Pension Fund Matters
- FAFICS – Consideration by the UN General Assembly of the 2017 Pension Board Report and Other Pending Actions

 

2017-08-31 ASHI
- Letter to the Secretary-General, from Linda Saputelli, President of FAFICS, on Health Insurance Committees (2017-08-30)

 

2017-08-18 Pension Fund Matters
- Letter from the chair of the 64th UNJSPB, Annick Van Hutte, to the Director of Management, related to the broadcast from the UN Staff Association of 2 August 2017 (2017-08-10)

 

2017-08-16 Member Associations

 

2017-08-15 What is FAFICS?

 

 

 Federation Structure


The Federation is a non-profit association with its headquarters in Geneva, Switzerland (see Statutes).

The governing body of the Federation is the FAFICS Council, which elects the Federation Officers.

 

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