“Club de Madrid can have a large impact by defending and supporting activists and political prisioners to revalue democratic values. The work of these organisations is extremely important nowadays”
Bachelet Calls for “Real and Effective Equality” on International Women’s Day
Michelle Bachelet calls for “real and effective equality” and sends a clear message: “Women’s freedom is unstoppable”
Club de Madrid stands with the people of Ukraine
10th January 2023 - Video: Club de Madrid's Annual Policy Dialogue | End the war in Ukraine "End the war in Ukraine: Restoring Ukraine's territorial integrity and enabling its economic and social reconstruction whilst crafting a European security architecture premised on the indivisibility of...
International Day for the Elimination of Violence against Women
Violence against women is one of the most widespread human rights violations in the world.
Club de Madrid mourns the loss of President Fidel V. Ramos
The retired general led the forces that put an end to the dictatorship of the late Ferdinand Marcos and then ensured the protection of democracy in his country and was one of the drafters of the Charter of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN).
Climate Proofing the Future: Adaptation, Decarbonisation, and Development
Club de Madrid Honorary Member and former UN Secretary-General (2007-2016) Ban Ki-moon will participate in a high-level dialogue on climate and development agendas with the Spanish Deputy Prime Minister for Ecological Transition, Teresa Ribera.
Strengthening democracy for a more effective multilateralism
Club de Madrid President, Danilo Türk, participated in a panel discussion on the present and future of multilateralism
Emerging Tech & Geopolitical Challenges
Club de Madrid Members Esko Aho (Prime Minister of Finland, 1991-1995) and Zlatko Lagumdzija (Prime Minister of Bosnia & Herzegovina, 2001-2002) participate in Ecosystems 2030 Summit in La Coruña (Spain)
Proposal for an International Anti-Corruption Court
Club de Madrid Member Hanna Suchocka (Prime Minister of Poland, 1992-1993) participates in the World Justice Forum, in The Hague, to explain why the world needs an International Anti-Corruption Court
40-plus former Presidents and Prime Ministers call for an International Anti-Corruption Court
Grand corruption has global dimensions and cannot be combatted by the affected countries alone.
Countering Authoritarianism: A conversation with Sviatlana Tsikhanouskaya
Club de Madrid Member Vaira Vike-Freiberga also participated in the Q&A session, while warning that she has suffered a boycott attempt to the digital broadcasting of the event in her country.
2022: How Club de Madrid is supporting Multilateralism
The recent appointment of two of our Members to the United Nations High-Level Advisory Board on Effective...