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Partnership with G.P.A.F.I


GPAFI (Provident and Insurance Group of International Officials) is a non-profit-making association, formed in 1958 by the Coordinating Council of the United Nations Office at Geneva (formerly Staff Council).

GPAFI provides wide insurance schemes for international civil servants working in the international organizations based in Geneva and employees of permanent missions to the UN, as well as family members of all these staffs.

Starting 2010 and in partnership with GPAFI, UNIQA in Switzerland has been providing a supplementary health insurance which benefits are perfectly adapted to the UNOG, ILO & WHO's primary insurance schemes.


•The supplementary health insurance covers the remaining participation tothe medical and pharmaceutical expenses as well as the expenses of hospitalization in private room

•Besides additional guarantees in optical and dental, this insurance covers the expenses of alternative medicine which are not covered by the basic insurance

•Various granted discounts

•Claims can also be sent by e-mail!

Please contact G.P.A.F.I. for more information and affiliation

Tel: +41 22 917 26 20 or 39 46


Alternative medicine

In the context of our supplementary health insurance for G.P.A.F.I, UNIQA concluded an agreement with the Swiss ASCA foundation.

Since 1991, ASCA has been an independent and nonprofit foundation. ASCA promotes a high ethical approach of the alternative medicine, controls the accreditation and the training of the therapists. ASCA finally maintain an updated list of therapists in all branches of alternative medicine who satisfy to the professional requirements of the Foundation.

The list of recognized therapists and all information about the ASCA Foundation are available on


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