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Initiatives of Change Switzerland
Sunday, 11. July 2004

The Official day at the start of this summer’s Caux conferences was marked yesterday by the handing-over by Cornelio Sommaruga as President of the Swiss Foundation Caux – Initiatives of Change to his successor, Ambassador Bernard de Riedmatten.

Sunday, 11. July 2004

Jan Egeland, United Nations Under-Secretary General for Humanitarian Affairs spoke yesterday of the two million people in acute need of assistance in the Darfur region on the frontier between Sudan and Chad, and of ‘our common cause – to work for a better world for those most vulnerable’.

Thursday, 8. July 2004

You are warmly invited to the public events of the 2004 conference season in Caux.

Wednesday, 30. June 2004

Because of the renovation works in the Glion tunnels and the resulting perturbation of the traffic on the highway A9 between Vevey and Villeneuve, it can come to substantial delays for participants on their way to the Mountain House in Caux.

Tuesday, 1. June 2004

The programme supplement of the first 2004 Caux conference is now available in Russian.

Friday, 28. May 2004

The book launch of "Moral Capitalism" in Switzerland, with the author Steven Young at a management training centre of the UBS.

Wednesday, 12. May 2004

The Yearly report is there! Besides a greeting word of President Cornelio Sommaruga and the annual closing of accounts you will find an overview of the most important subjects and activities of the past year as well as a preview for 2004. It is worthwhile to cast a look...

Wednesday, 5. May 2004

Service, Responsibility, Leadership: enabling individuals and communities – This conference explores the journey starting from a personal leadership decision to taking responsibility and serving the needs of the world around us, leading to common efforts for the positive transformation of society. With plenary sessions, workshops and community discussion groups, the conference will be an interactive, intergenerational and intercultural learning experience.

Saturday, 10. April 2004

“The war on terrorism and responding to new security threats” was the theme of a talk by Cornelio Sommaruga to the European Conference on the Role of Civil Society in the Prevention of Armed Conflict, held in Dublin, from 31st March to 2nd April 2004.

Friday, 26. March 2004

UN\'s Kofi Anan recieved IofC President Cornelio Sommaruga in New York.