Other useful links

UNJSPF (United Nations Joint Staff Pension Fund)

  • In case of death of a parent/retiree who was a Pension Fund beneficiary, follow the guidance outlined in the section Urgent Assistance.
  • If you are the surviving spouse of a UN retiree, refer to the section Death of spouse/child of main beneficiary for guidance on how to receive your survivor's entitlement as relevant.

FAFICS (Federation of Associations of Former International Civil Servants)

National Associations

  • A list can be found on the FAFICS site. Please note though that this list may not be up to date.

  • Die Wiener Rechtsanwalskammer (Vienna Bar Association) located at 1010 Rotenturmstrasse 13, 1010 Vienna (Tel: 01 533 271 84). Services available only in German.
  • Die Oesterreichische Rechtsanwaelte, located at 1010 Wollzeile 1-3, 1010 Vienna (Tel: 01 535 12 75-0). Services are available in English and German
  • The European Bars Federation/Fédération des Barreaux d’Europe (FBE), located in Strasbourg, France. Contact is on-line only.  Services are available in English, French, German, Italian and Spanish.
  • Die Oestereichische Notariatskammer ] has Chambers in the various regions of Austria. The Chamber for Vienna, Lower Austria and Burgenland is located at Landesgerichtsstraße 20, 1010 (Tel: 1 402 45 090). The information is available in German and in English.

You can find English-speaking lawyers through the US Embassy.


The City of Vienna website offers a list of emergency phone numbers for retirees residing in Vienna.


  • http://www.seeker.info/at/en/search
    • offers businesses, Services, people in Austria.
    • links to free APP for iPhones, Android™ phones, and Windows phones in respective appstores.


For IAEA Retirees: (CIGNA)

Toll free Number: 0800293393 from Austria.
Postbox 69
2140 Antwerp
https://www.cignahealthbenefits.com(external link)
Email: member.iaea at cigna.com
Tel. + 3232176818
Fax+ 3236632810

For UN and UNIDO retirees (Allianz Worldwide Care Services)

24/7 helpline. + 32 22106557
Toll free Number: + 800 16291 777
email: UNIDO-UNOV at allianzworldwidecare.com
Fax: + 32 2210 6594
www.allianzworldwidecare.com(external link)