Through the exchange of personnel and the support for projects, DM is committed to agroecology, education and theology with the Protestant Churches in Switzerland and in the world.

DM supports its partners:
- To the transition of food systems towards sustainability through the promotion and implementation of agroecological agriculture
- quality education and the integral development of each child
- To help their Churches to take responsibility in the face of current global challenges and its efforts to develop quality theological formation open to dialogue

The exchange of personnel is a privileged means of action for the achievement of these objectives.

Focusing on the following sustainable development goals (SDGs)

Zero Hunger
Quality Education
Gender Equality
Reduced Inequalities
Responsible Consumption and Production
Peace, Justice and Strong Institutions
Partnerships to achieve the Goals

How we work

INTEGRAL MISSION - DM embodies the Church's ethical values of justice and fairness in its actions
UNIVERSAL CHURCH - DM participates in the open, pluralistic and supportive ecumenical movement
SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT - DM takes into account all dimensions of human existence in its responses to today's major challenges
DIVERSITY AND DIALOGUE - DM promotes exchanges as a source of creativity and social and spiritual development
RECIPROCITY - DM builds partnerships of equals

... and why

DM is committed to a world where peace, justice and respect for the land prevail. We believe in a humanity with a united destiny and in exchanges, sharing, collaborations and enrichments beyond geographical and cultural barriers.

Career opportunities

Seeking candidates mainly in

Land- und Forstwirtschaft
Aus- und Weiterbildung
Umwelt und Katastrophenmanagement
Medien und Kommunikation
Monitoring und Evaluation

In addition to the technical and financial support of DM, the action of the personnel sent is essential in our commitment to our partners. With professional experience or not, alone, with family or in a group, you can commit yourself according to different methods and various durations for:
- Sharing your skills
- Acquiring work experience
- Living an intercultural exchange

Opportunities offered

Internships for students yes
Traineeships/Talent programs for graduates yes
Positions/programs for young professionals yes
Staff positions for professionals yes
Senior or management positions yes
Consultancy opportunities yes


It is possible to get engaged with DM's partners in Africa, Latin America, the Middle East, the Indian Ocean and Switzerland, within the framework of civil service, a professional internship, a first experience or continuing education.

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Type of organisation


Field(s) of activity



Lausanne, Switzerland

Region(s) of operation

Lateinamerika und Karibik
Nahost und Nordafrika

Number of employees

In Switzerland:
Zwischen 20 und 50

Outside Switzerland:
Zwischen 20 und 50

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