The Club de Madrid and the Robert F. Kennedy Center for Justice and Human Rights (RFK Center) have partnered to facilitate a discussion on the quality and the future of democracy. The meeting, to be hosted by the European University Institute in Florence on the 24th-25th of November, will bring togehter 40 Club de Madrid Members plus another 100 high level experts on democracy
This Counsel Of Europe gathering will highlight in Strasbourg on the 5th of November, the good practices and examples coming from political parties, businesses, media organisations, schools, local authorities, NGOs etc. which make a genuine effort to involve young people in a meaningful way in decision‐making.
The Norwegian Nobel Committee has decided to award both activists for their “struggle against the suppression of children and young people and for the right of all children to education values” that all Club de Madrid Members fully support and pursue. Image credit www.nobelprice.org
Development 57.1 ‘Shared Societies’, a special issue of the quarterly journal of the Society for International Development, produced in partnership with the Club de Madrid, was launched in New York on October 8th, 2014 in a Policy Dialogue hosted by the Permanent Mission of Italy and the Permanent Mission of Slovenia to the United Nations. The Journal was introduced by two key Journal contributors, Danilo Turk, President of Slovenia (2007-2012) and Member of the Club de Madrid, and Amina Mohammed, Special Advisor to the UN Secretary General on Post-2015 Development Planning.
Club de Madrid Members Rexhep Meidani, President of the Republic of Albania (1997-2002) and Sadig al-Mahdi, Prime Minister of Sudan (1966-1967, 1986-1989) led in Brussels a fruitful LEND project meeting with delegations of political and social leaders from Tunisia and Moldova.
Development 57.1 ‘Shared Societies’, a special issue of the quarterly journal of the Society for International Development, has been produced in partnership with the Club de Madrid. The journal will be launched at the United Nations on Wednesday October 8th, 2014, New York in a policy dialogue hosted by the Permanent Mission of Italy and the Permanent Mission of Slovenia to the United Nations: "Shared Societies Perspective in the Post-2015 Development Agenda" . Click here to download the flyer.
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