Club de Madrid calls upon Tunisian authorities to observe the essence of democratic values and release Member Hammadi Jebali

26 June, 2022

Club de Madrid calls upon Tunisian authorities to observe the essence of democratic values, judicial process and the rule of law and release Member Hammadi Jebali.

Danilo Türk’s press conference in Geneva

24 June, 2022

Shared his reflections on the links between the war in Ukraine, multilateral peace and security mechanisms and the retreat of democracy.

Climate Proofing the Future: Adaptation, Decarbonisation, and Development

9 June, 2022

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

8 June, 2022

Club de Madrid President, Danilo Türk, participated in a panel discussion on the present and future of multilateralism

Emerging Tech & Geopolitical Challenges

2 June, 2022

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

1 June, 2022

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

Tarja Halonen visited Cape Verde to fight against gender based violence

27 May, 2022

A participatory response to Gender-Based Violence in Cape Verde, an EU-funded effort in which Club de Madrid is participating to support the implementation of the existing Gender-Based Violence (GBV) Law.

40-plus former Presidents and Prime Ministers call for an International Anti-Corruption Court

25 May, 2022

Grand corruption has global dimensions and cannot be combatted by the affected countries alone.

Countering Authoritarianism: A conversation with Sviatlana Tsikhanouskaya

25 May, 2022

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.

First Public Statement of Co-Chairs of the High-Level Advisory Board on Effective Multilateralism

3 May, 2022

The High-Level Advisory Board on Effective Multilateralism recognizes that today’s challenges require new approaches to global cooperation.

Slovenians hand resounding election victory to liberal Robert Golob

30 April, 2022

A Financial Times article by Marton Dunai. Read the original here.

2022: How Club de Madrid is supporting Multilateralism

22 April, 2022

The recent appointment of two of our Members to the United Nations High-Level Advisory Board on Effective Multilateralism is just a small example of Club de Madrid’s work in this field, which is one of our most solid pillars.

Making the Most of the 2023 UN Summit of the Future

21 April, 2022

A PassBlue article by Danilo Türk and María Fernanda Espinosa.

10 recommendations for a European response to the Ukraine invasion

25 March, 2022

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

Statement from Club de Madrid on the Passing of Secretary Madeleine Albright

24 March, 2022

Albright was the United States Secretary of State from 1997 to 2001. She was the first woman in that charge in history.

Democracy at a tipping point?

23 March, 2022

Our Members Danilo Türk and Yves Leterme discuss in Brussels about the future of democracy and the new global challenges.