Today marks one year since Russia’s invasion of Ukraine. A year with terrible consequences for the lives of every Ukrainian.One year later, Club de Madrid continues to support the people of Ukraine in their resistance to the Russian invasion and calls for a peaceful solution to the conflict.The...
Club de Madrid calls for the immediate release of Navalny and other political prisoners in Russia
Club de Madrid will not turn a blind eye to such a profound attack on democracy, human and fundamental rights. Neither will we ignore the thousands of political prisoners who remain confined around the world because of their defence of democratic principles
Club de Madrid condemns the violent assault on Brazil’s democratic institutions
Respecting the democratic will of the people and the country’s institutions, as well as a peaceful transition of power, is fundamental to maintain and strengthen an inclusive democratic practice.
Club de Madrid’s statement on the Russian decision on the annexation of Ukrainian territory
The Club de Madrid condemns the illegal and sham referenda conducted by Russia in the partially occupied provinces of Donetsk, Kherson, Luhansk and Zaporizhzhia.
Step in the Right Direction for the New Pandemic Treaty
A global, coordinated response to contain health threats and deliver countermeasures equitably is essential to stopping outbreaks from becoming global pandemics
Withdrawing Women’s Rights Damages Democracy
The US Supreme Court has overturned the 1973 Roe v. Wade sentence which made the right to abortion constitutional for women in the United States.
Danilo Türk’s press conference in Geneva
Shared his reflections on the links between the war in Ukraine, multilateral peace and security mechanisms and the retreat of democracy.
First Public Statement of Co-Chairs of the High-Level Advisory Board on Effective Multilateralism
The High-Level Advisory Board on Effective Multilateralism recognizes that today’s challenges require new approaches to global cooperation.
10 recommendations for a European response to the Ukraine invasion
Club de Madrid and EPD members have come together to call on EU institutions and European governments to respond to the crisis with a democracy-focused approach
Ukraine: No military solution
Only dialogue and diplomacy can lead to ending this conflict and ensure peace and security in the region
We Should take up China’s offer to facilitate dialogue for peace
We welcome China’s offer to play a constructive role to facilitate dialogue for peace in Ukraine and the region.
Club de Madrid calls on President Putin to pull back from the abyss
The military invasion will not solve the underlying problem.