La Guilde is a Non-Governmental Organization (NGO) created in 1967 by Patrick Edel who was its General Delegate until 2010.
It has been recognized as a public utility by decree since December 21, 1981.
Familiar with distant lands, La Guilde has always been involved with populations facing difficulties.
It is defined by :
- The spirit of adventure and discovery
- Solidarity commitments
- A cultural dynamic
It now comprises a set of programmes, each with specific objectives.