Caux Building
Past Activities
Events in Switzerland
Benefit Concert

On 17 September, 2017 the International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) and the CAUX-Initiatives of Change Foundation (CAUX-IofC) invited to a benefit concert in support of victims of conflicts.

Events in Caux

Find out more about public events organised by CAUX-IofC in Caux and at the Caux Palace.



Photo Exhibition "First Steps" in Caux

The photo exhibition "First Steps" was chosen to kick off the 70th anniversary celebrations of the CAUX-IofC Foundation by exploring its past and informing people about its rich history and vision.  After Montreux the traveling exhibit moved on to Caux from 29 June to 20 August 2016. 

Heart of Effective Leadership (HEL)

HEL is a successful business leadership programme which originated in India and works with storytelling-methods. It focuses on the leader as a person and challenges them to align their values and actions.


Winter Gathering in Caux

The Winter Gathering conferences in Caux are a unique opportunity to spend the time between Christmas and New Year with a group of international participants in Caux.




Friday, 14. July 2017 - 16:30 to Friday, 21. July 2017 - 12:30

The “Young Ambassadors Programme” (YAP) is part of the European Project of Initiatives of Change (IofC), which aims to bring together young people caring about the future of Europe. The progromme consists of two days training designed specifically for the Young Ambassadors (14th-16th July), followed by full participation in the AEUB forum (17th-21st July). Apply now!

Tuesday, 11. July 2017 - 18:15 to Saturday, 15. July 2017 - 12:15

The Emerging Leaders programme at the Caux Dialogue on Land and Security aims to bring together young leaders who are passionate about land and/or peace issues. It will provide them an opportunity to have their voice heard, to influence discussions around land and peace, and to equip them with the skills and support needed to share their ideas and solutions, enabling them take further action in their own communities or on the international stage. Apply now!

Tuesday, 11. July 2017 - 16:45 to Saturday, 15. July 2017 - 12:30

Come to the Caux Dialogue on Land and Security 2017 and uncover new ideas to restore land and build trust, increase private investment, reduce the risk of conflict, lower the impact of climate change, and create new markets. That’s what the ground-breaking discussions at the Caux Dialogue on Land and Security 2017 aim to achieve.

Tuesday, 4. July 2017 - 16:45 to Sunday, 9. July 2017 - 16:00

Come to this year's forum event "Just Governance for Human Security" and share your own experience, learn from others, and be inspired to take action, as we respond to the human security challenges we face at every level of society across the world.

Friday, 30. June 2017 - 14:00 to 16:30

Welcome to the Official Opening which will set the tone for the whole Caux Forum 2017, which through events, dialogues and training programmes, will address extremes of all kinds. It will be a unique opportunity to discuss, share and discover global issues in a multicultural and diverse setting, and to encourage each of us to get inspired and take action to stand against extremes, to promote dialogue and respect and to work for a more just, peaceful and sustainable world, one step at a time.

Thursday, 29. June 2017 - 16:45 to Sunday, 2. July 2017 - 12:30

The Caux Forum 2017 event on Ethical Leadership in Business is an opportunity for business leaders and managers to get inspired by ethical business models and share values based decision-making approaches.

Sunday, 21. May 2017 - 18:30 to Sunday, 28. May 2017 - 10:30

This is a volunteer opportunity for 40 people from European countries to experience how the essence and basic principles of Initiatives of Change (IofC) can bring cross-cultural and inter-generational trust and understanding in Europe through common service, community-building and learning non-violent means of communication at the Caux Palace - Conference and Seminar Centre in Caux, Switzerland in the period between 21-28 June, 2017.

Thursday, 4. May 2017 - 18:00 to Sunday, 7. May 2017 - 12:00

Are you taking leadership for peace, in your community or professional role? Do you work with an NGO involved in reconciliation, development or humanitarian projects? Creators of Peace (CoP) invite you to a leadership retreat weekend for women who are engaged in peacebuilding.

Thursday, 4. May 2017 - 16:00 to 18:00

Join us for the upcoming event in our series Enriching Encounters! Become inspired and learn from someone else’s story.

Friday, 23. December 2016 - 18:00 to Sunday, 1. January 2017 - 10:00

Join us for the 2016 Winter Gathering: take the time to reflect about ‘Change’, this year’s theme, and to experience community life with people from around the world! The Winter Gathering takes place from 26 December 2016 at 18:00 to 1 January 2017.