Reports & Stories
Caux Dialogue on Land and Security


Wednesday, August 23, 2017
CDLS 2017

In a bid to create a safe space for youth to express their opinions and expertise, 15 young entrepreneurs, grassroots activists, educators, environmental professionals and students gathered to take part in the Emerging Leaders Programme during the Caux Dialogue on Land and Security (CDLS) in July.

Thursday, August 10, 2017
CDLS 2017

This year’s CDLS focused on the role of business, and was divided into in three parallel streams: restoration, business, and peace and governance.

Saturday, August 5, 2017
Jin In

During the 2017 Caux Forum the issue of gender equality has been addressed from different angles and Jin In’s strong message was a captivating and inspiring call to action towards girls’ and women’s empowerment.

Monday, July 24, 2017
CDLS 2017

Discover the highlights of the Caux Dialogue on Land and Security 2017!

Monday, July 17, 2017
CDLS 2016, Caux Dialogue on Land and Security

Senior representatives of governments, parliaments, international organisations, financiers, business, NGOs and media from Africa, Asia, Europe and the Americas met on July 11-13 at the Caux Palace Conference Centre - which has a 70 year history of building trust and achieving reconciliation, starting with relations between France and Germany after the Second World War - to commit to transformative action to scale up restoration of the world's more than two billion hectares of degraded land and achieve land degradation neutrality by 2030.

Wednesday, July 12, 2017
CDLS 2017

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Monday, July 4, 2016

On 3 July, the 2016 Caux Dialogue on Land and Security held its closing ceremony, capping off five days of honesty, insight, and impactful conversations regarding issues of land degradation and migration between its seventy participants.

Saturday, July 2, 2016

On 1 July 2016 the 2016 edition of the Caux Conferences was officially kicked off. In light of the CAUX-IofC Foundation’s 70 year anniversary, a special all day event was organized on the theme: Crossing Borders, Crossing Cultures: How to Build Trust Around Migration?

Thursday, June 30, 2016
Martin Lees, CDLS

Martin Lees’ keynote speech opened the Caux Dialogue on Land and Security 2016 on June 29 with a sense of urgency about the situation the world is facing today. With over 7.4 billion people and not enough resources, it cannot be stressed enough that habits/behaviors and economic/financial models but also Politics needs to change.

Thursday, March 24, 2016
CDLS, Pastoralists

Humanity faces three enormous, inter-related challenges in the 21st century: mitigating the impact of climate change, feeding the world’s population and preserving the integrity of the planet’s ecosystems. These challenges are felt acutely in semi-arid Africa. In the search for solutions, the County Governments of Baringo and Elgeyo Marakwet in Kenya invited the IofC programme 'Initiatives for Land, Lives and Peace' to partner with them in the organization of a 'Dialogue on Land and Security'.