Obituary Articles

Club de Madrid mourns the loss of one of its main Founding Members Mikhail Gorbachev

The former Soviet leader, co-founder of Club de Madrid, was one of the most crucial world figures in the last quarter of the 20th century

Club de Madrid mourns the loss of President Fidel V. Ramos

President Ramos was a deeply admired Member of Club de Madrid that will forever be remembered for firmly advancing shared goals of peace, progress and democracy in the Philippines, the region and the world. During his six years as president, from 1992 to 1998, Ramos...

Club de Madrid mourns the loss of President Rupiah Banda and sends condolences to his friends and family

President Banda was a deeply respected Member of Club de Madrid and an exceptionally prominent and inspiring leader in African and international affairs whose unrelenting belief in democratic values and peace made him a truly global leader. He was part of...

Club de Madrid Member Òscar Ribas, an architect of Andorra’s Constitution, died aged 84

Òscar Ribas Reig, the former Prime Minister of Andorra and Club de Madrid Member, died on Friday aged 84. Club de Madrid Members and the Secretariat alike are sad to learn of his loss and express their condolences to his family and friends. A scholar and tenacious...
Member Mkapa, a resourceful political reformer, dies in Dar es Salaam

Member Mkapa, a resourceful political reformer, dies in Dar es Salaam

Benjamin Mkapa, the former President of Tanzania and a Member of Club de Madrid died aged 81 in Dar es Salaam. Members of Club de Madrid and the Secretariat alike mourn the loss of an effective political reformer and an avid contributor to many activities in our organization. He will be sorely...

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