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Initiatives of Change Switzerland
Wednesday, 13. June 2018
Human Library, Geneva

The 5th and 6th editions of Enriching Encounters took place in May 2018. They shone a light on local residents' stories as a tool for building trust amongst the locals by using a version of the Human Library.

Monday, 11. June 2018
Geneva, IofC Switzerland, dialogue, migration

On 31 May 2018, Initiatives of Change Switzerland facilitated the plenary sessions of the informal dialogue, “Migrants and Refugees in the Compact Era: Ensuring that no one falls through the cracks”, organized by the International Catholic Migration Commission (ICMC) in partnership with the Action Committee in Geneva.

Thursday, 7. June 2018
Caux Palace, Caux

The Initiatives of Change Switzerland foundation is looking for a Landscape Gardener (100%) for the gardens and park of its site and buildings in Caux. This position implies open-mindedness and a great sense of team spirit.

Wednesday, 6. June 2018
Just Governance for Human Security, Women, retreat, JG

The first women's retreat organized by the Just Governance for Human Security (JGHS) team focused on women as drivers towards positive change in their communities. Fifteen women attended the retreat, which was held in April in Caux, Switzerland.

Thursday, 10. May 2018
Caux Palace

IofC Switzerland is looking for a managing director for the organization and coordination of a yearly event/conference positioned during the Caux Forum in the Caux Palace Conference and Seminar Centre (Vaud, Switzerland), under the general title “Creating Bridges”.

Friday, 4. May 2018
YAP, Young Ambassador Programme, AEUB

Ornella Nana, from Ireland, aged 22, took part in the Young Ambassadors Programme during Addressing Europe’s Unfinished Business at the Caux Forum 2017.

Thursday, 26. April 2018
ICVA conference, Geneva, IofC

On Tuesday March 20th, during the ICVA's (International Council of Voluntary Agencies) annual conference, IofC was asked to facilitate an interactive session at the Centre International de Conférences (CICG) in Geneva. The conference focused on navigating the humanitarian, development and peace nexus and aimed to introduce actors from these different sectors to each other so that they could learn from one another.

Wednesday, 25. April 2018
Caux Building

As a support to the hospitality team, IofC Switzerland is looking for a Duty Night Manger based in Caux (VD) for 2 months during the summer 2018 for overnight shifts.

Monday, 23. April 2018

"Do you also feel overwhelmed and at the same time empowered by the ongoing technological transformation? Personally, I’m fascinated by many innovations, for example artificial intelligence (AI) can help to track lost children or spot Alzheimer five years before diagnosis. Unfortunately, this technology also has a scary side, as it can be used for less nobler causes, like social citizen ranking systems." - Annika Hartmann de Meuron, Managing Director of the Ethical Leadership in Business, reflects on resilient leadership.

Monday, 23. April 2018
ELB, Ethical Leadership

What do cyclones, large storms and earth quakes have to do with the impact of the ongoing 4th Industrial Revolution? Annika Hartmann de Meuron, Managing Director of Ethical Leadership in Business at Initiatives of Change Switzerland, reflects on values-based leadership in business and what we can learn from agile natural disaster risk management.