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Wednesday, July 13, 2016
Barbara Hintermann, Official Opening Just Governance for Human Security, JGHS

“We want a world that is just, peaceful and sustainable, this is the dream that gives us, Initiatives of Change, our raison d’être. In order to achieve this, we must start with ourselves.” Barbara Hintermann, Secretary general of the CAUX-Initiatives of Change Foundation (CAUX-IofC), opening plenary.

Saturday, July 11, 2015

Michael Møller, Director General of the UN Office at Geneva, spoke this week at the Caux conference on Just Governance for Human Security. ‘It is our joint responsibility to close the gap, to work outside the box, to transform talk into action and...

Wednesday, July 8, 2015

‘I was brainwashed and I cannot deny that I had to get rid of it [hate] first to understand others,’ were the opening words of Aysenur Kormaz from Turkey, setting the context for a wider discussion on the ‘qualities of a change-maker’.

Tuesday, July 7, 2015

Michael Møller was the special guest speaker today at the Just Governance conference.

Sunday, July 5, 2015

‘The challenge of trust-building’ was the theme of today’s Just Governance conference.

Saturday, July 4, 2015

The role of civil society in the struggle for justice, integrity and democracy was today’s opening plenary topic, complementing the larger conference theme of 'building trust for ethical and inclusive governance.

Saturday, July 4, 2015
Just Governance 2015, opening

The conference on Just Governance for Human Security has brought 230 people from over 40 countries to Caux. When asked in the opening session why they had come, many spoke of the urgent need for just governance.

Tuesday, March 24, 2015
John Franklin, Smithonian Museum

Summer 2014: During his visit in at the Just Governance for Human Security Conference, John W Franklin took a moment to reflect on his own personal story and his work at the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture: how can he overcome that anger he feels against the perpetrators of slavery, discrimination and racism?

Monday, March 16, 2015
Just Governance Panel 2015 India

A Dialogue on Just Governance brought people from 38 countries to Asia Plateau, the IofC centre in the Western Ghats of India, in February. Welcoming the participants, Professor Rajmohan Gandhi spoke of the ‘disappointments, civil wars and cruel violence’ which had followed the failure of the Arab Spring of 2011. ‘But,’ he continued, ‘the human spirit is not weak, and many refuse to give up on their faith in, or hope for, a struggle for justice, for inclusion, and for a voice. The tyrants of our world need to know this.’

Thursday, February 12, 2015
Farai Maguwu

You can now watch a new YouTube video on Farai Maguwu who visited Caux in summer 2014.