Charles Danguy lives in eastern France, and has served Initiatives of Change (IofC) for over 40 years from his home base in Lorraine, where he settled with his wife in 1967 at the request of families of that region. A friend introduced him in the early '70s to the European institutions and he regularly attended the European Parliament sessions in Strasbourg for over 30 years. He contributed to facilitating honest dialogues between elected and electors. In 2014 and 2015 he was co-head of the IofC programme, Addressing Europe’s Unfinished Business. With IofC-Lorraine, he contributed to producing a video especially for high school students, 'The Concept of Europe – A Historical Perspective'.