Democracy That Delivers
Agüero, María Elena

Agüero, María Elena

Deputy Secretary General


Shared Societies Experts work in a plan to tackle double discrimination

The need to increase the ability of minority women to participate in the development of Shared Societies and to ensure personal dignity of all women were among the challenges identify by the international experts gathered in Madrid. The SSP team works now on a plan with concrete proposals to address these issues.(Downdload in pdf the Briefing Paper on Women and Shared Societies)

NGIC and Club de Madrid frame the debate for the "Shared Societies Forum 2014"

 The Nizami Ganjavi International Center and the Club de Madrid, with the support of the State Committee for the Work on Diaspora and the Library of Alexandria hosted a High Level Preparatory Meeting to start the preparations for the “Shared Societies Forum 2014” to be held in Baku, Azerbaijan, next April.

LEND meeting to discuss Constitutional reform in Tunisia

Club de Madrid Members Petre Roman and Rexhep Meidani will chair this Saturday 30 in Tunis a seminar focused on the Constitution Reform process with representatives of all relevant Tunisian political parties and national and international members of the LEND Network

CPIFA and Club de Madrid explore possible future collaborations

Club de Madrid Secretary General, Carlos Westendorp, and Deputy Secretary General, Maria Elena Agüero, met with Chinese People’s Institute for Foreign Affairs’s Vice President Mr. Sun Rong Min

LEND Network supports efforts to build democracy in Tunisia and Moldavia

Tunisian and Moldovan representatives of the government and the civil society met with Club de Madrid Members PM Kok, PM Campbell and PM Roman and international experts in Stockholm

"An integrated MENA region must be an EU priority"

Club de Madrid General Secretary, Carlos Westendorp, offered Club de Madrid's experience in a high level meeting in Rabat to create a political and economic area encompassing both shores of the Mediterranean regional integration is good for all; therefore an integrated MENA region must be an EU priority.

Club de Madrid to participate in a session about populism and economic challenges in democratic transitions

Carlos Westendorp, Secretary General of the Club de Madrid, will take the organization’s experience in democratic transitions and the lessons learnt during the institution’s missions in the MENA region to the high level meeting “Beyond Populism: Economic Challenges and Opportunities in Democratic Transitions” to be hold on the 5th of February in Rabat, Morocco

LEND Network supports efforts to build democracy in Tunisia

During the last two days, Tunisian representatives of the government and the civil society met with Club de Madrid Members PM Campbell and PM Roman and international experts.


Wim Kok at the GES: " Our goal should be an inclusive, fair and sustainable shared society.’

President of the Club de Madrid, Mr Wim Kok, focused on climate change and energy, during his keynote speech in the Global Economic Symposium (GES)  "Growth through Education and Innovation’ hold this week in Rio de Janeiro

Club de Madrid at the Doha Forum

The Doha Forum offers a sweeping overview of issues regarding Democracy, Development and Free Trade in the Middle-East, the Arab countries and the world. More broadly, this international meeting discussed critical political, economic, social, financial, strategic and human matters of pressing concern for a region witnessing some of the most substantial changes in its very long History.

The Club de Madrid supports the Mexican Presidency of the G20 in its Green Growth Agenda

In a key moment for the design of national and international policies that drive growth in the context of global economic crisis, the Club de Madrid and the Mexican Presidency of the G20, with the help of AeroMéxico and Acciona, organized a roundtable on April 30th 2012 in the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Mexico to identify and discuss recommendations on this issue, which is of vital importance for the G20 agenda and a top priority for the Mexican presidency. The recommendations will be handed in by Dra. Lourdes Aranda, Mexican Sherpa to the G20, to President Felipe Calderón before the upcoming G20 Summit in Los Cabos in June , and will be delivered to the G20 Development Working Group´s.

Download the Club de Madrid recommendations to the G20 on the Green Growth Agenda

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