The Board of the Ousseimi Foundation has awarded its 2014 Prize for Tolerance to Initiatives of Change International. The prize is awarded periodically to a person or institution whose ideas and, in particular, whose overall work and activity in terms of education and commitment in supporting the respect of human rights makes or has made a decisive contribution to greater understanding amongst mankind and to a more tolerant world.

There are six new opportunities to work in Caux, the Initiatives of Change international conference centre in Switzerland, 20 June to 16 August 2014. It is a chance to learn new skills as well as share the gifts that you have. These are voluntary roles but the cost of your stay would be covered. If you are flexible and not afraid of hard work, then please apply!

We are recruiting for a Human Resources Coordinator to support the Caux Conference team in preparing for the summer conference season.

Today, the city of Montreux becomes the host to the Syria peace talks; in the run up to this important event, a great article by Simon Bradley, published on January 20th on and called "Montreux prepares for new diplomatic role", talks about the city and the role it has played in the past facilitating diplomatic efforts.

“The conference report for the 2013 “Learning to live in a multicultural world” is out! Please click to download!

Nelson Mandela is an example and a massive inspiration for all those committed to advancing peace and reconciliation initiatives. The Foundation CAUX-Initiatives of Change therefore takes the liberty to modestly associate with the numerous reactions upon the passing away of Nelson Mandela.

The Initiatives for Land, Lives & Peace 2013 Caux Dialogue on Land and Security Report is out!


Discover the brand new Caux 2013 conference report!

'Being ethical, you succeed and sustainably succeed,' affirmed Mr B Muthuraman, Vice Chairman of Tata Steel and Chairman of Tata International, while inaugurating the fifth international biennial conference of Caux Initiatives for Business (CIB) at Asia Plateau, Panchgani on Thursday 7 November 2013.

On this day, September 21st, many will celebrate the International day of peace, established in 1981 by the United Nations General Assembly. The CAUX-Initiatives of Change Foundation also wishes to fully join in the celebration of this International Day of Peace, and this on two levels.