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Direction de la communication

The mission of the Direction de la communication is to propose and implement the internal and external institutional communication strategy of the Judiciary Power.




Place du Bourg-de-Four 1
1204 Genève

Contact details

Mailing adress

Direction de la communication
Case postale 3966
1211 Genève 3



Mr. Olivier FRANCEY
Media relations Officer


Institutional communication

  • The Direction de la communication proposes to the Commission de gestion the policy and strategy for the institutional communication of the Judiciary Power, both internal and external.
  • It implements communication plans, particularly within the framework of cross-cutting projects, and ensures the monitoring of actions and their evaluation.
  • It advises and supports governance bodies, magistrates and project managers for their internal or external communication from an institutional perspective.


Media relations

  • The Direction de la communication is responsible for media relations, coordination and follow-up of requests for information and interviews, as well as the management of journalists' accreditations.

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Visual identity

  • The Direction de la communication ensures that the visual identity of the Judiciary Power is applied consistently to all institutional communication media.



  • The Direction de la communication is responsible for the design and production of publications, in particular brochures, booklets and the annual report on the activities of the Judiciary Power.

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  • The Direction de la communication organises the Judiciary Power's internal and external events, including meetings with the public (open days, participation in the Cité des métiers and Democracy Week, etc.).


Digital communication

  • The Direction de la communication is in charge of the animation and the evolution of the Internet and Intranet sites as well as the management of social networks.


The Direction de la communication is composed of:

  • A director
  • A media relations officer
  • A webmaster
  • A communication officer
  • A communication and public relations assistant
  • An administrative and digital data assistant


Media requests for taking photos or videos must be submitted to the Direction de la communication of Judiciary Power.

Taking pictures or videos must comply with certain rules.

Persons in the background must not be identifiable unless they give their consent. The same applies to documents which must not be legible, even after the image has been enlarged.

Taking pictures, videos or recordings during hearings is prohibited and commercial purposes are outlawed.

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The Judiciary Power is present on social networks. You can consult the rules for the use of social media defining the policy in this area.

See also

Publications and statistics

Press releases

Find all the press releases of the Judiciary Power.

Media corner

Find below news of the Judiciary Power, press releases, contact details of the media relations officer, forms to request an accreditation or an authorisation for a photo shoot or recording.

Justice in video

Discover animated films explaining in an entertaining way the functioning of justice but also videos presenting the professions of the justice system.