'Once in every few generations comes a moment when the world has to choose between major transformation or clinging to the status quo.
We – people of many backgrounds, countries and continents – believe that humanity stands at just such a tipping point. Such moments don’t last long. If this chance of breakthrough is not seized, breakdown will surely follow.
Breathtaking advances in communications, science and – above all – in understanding have put an equitable, just and sustainable civilization within our reach. For the first time there is the technological, social and economic capacity to meet everyone’s needs, and enable all to live fulfilled lives...'
-The Caux Call to Action