Welcome to the Ciguë website !

The Ciguë is an independent, self-managed, and non-profit seeking housing cooperative for people in training (students, interns, apprentices…). Our cooperative has as mission to create community housing/flatshares at affordable rates and in an environmentally sustainable manner.

In these pages, you will find all the relevant information regarding criteria for becoming a member, our office hours, the different rules and statutes of the cooperative, how to participate, and information regarding the different locations of our housing as well as on current and future projects.

The Ciguë team

Reception hours for housed members of the cooperative
Tuesday: 9:30am-12:00pm
Thursday: 9:30am-12pm and 2pm-5:30pm

Reception hours for those seeking housing
Mardi: 18h30-19h30
Jeudi: 18h30-19h30

At the Ciguë office
23 bd. du Pont-d’Arve
1205 Geneve

Latest news

1 February 2016
The Commission mediation transforms into : “Tout’ouïe” – Support for Listening

Interested to know: How is mediation? How to appeal ? What is the methodology ? How do you become facilitator of dialogue?

To answer these questions , we invite you to our Discovery Workshops which take place once a month : The next will be held Wednesday, February 3 at 19:00 in the common room of the Chapo , at 3 rue de la Chaponnière (near the station). We will be there to answer to the questions, share experiences and present the method used.

For further informations, please contact us by email mediateur@cigue.ch or phone:

Davide Prudente 076 379 48 73

Karine Renard 078 906 73 52

1 February 2016
Construction Commission

Thursday February 4 at 17h, new Construction Commission will be held at the Ciguë’s office. The topic of the day will be the Caserne des Vernets. 113 rooms , the definition of the program, common areas and typologies. Open to everybody!!