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Caux-Initiatives of Change

CAUX-Initiatives of Change is an independent officially recognized Swiss foundation. It works to promote peace, prevent conflicts, build trust and encourage intercultural dialogue and ethical conduct in business.

CAUX-Initiatives of Change is a member of Initiatives of Change International, an NGO in special consultative status with the Economic and Social Council (ECOSOC) of the United Nations and participatory status at the Council of Europe.

Its principal task is the management and
maintenance of the conference centre in the
former Caux-Palace hotel above Montreux.


The Aims of the Foundation:
  • To work for a more just society by strengthening the ethical founda¬≠tions of democracy;
  • To help heal the wounds of history;
  • To encourage care and responsibility in family life and personal relationships;
  • To strengthen ethical commitment in economic life;
  • To forge networks among people from different faiths and cultures.

The Foundation seeks to attain these aims by promoting ethical standards of honesty, purity, love and selflessness as guiding lines for personal behaviour
and for our commitments to socciety. To work in this direction, it depends on
many forms of voluntary work and giving.

for more info: http://www.caux.iofc.org