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Societies that Work: Jobs for Inclusion. A call to the G20


The Annual Conference in 180 images 

December 10, 2013.

Check out the best images from our Annual Conference "Societies that Work., Jobs for an inclusive Growth; A call to the G-20" 

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Club de Madrid Annual Conference identifies 13 sets of proposals to foster job creation and inclusive growth 

December 9, 2013.

Key conclusions and ideas will be presented to the Australian G20 Presidency

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Club de Madrid thanks Wim Kok for his work as President of the organization                    

December 8, 2013.

The former Prime Minister of The Netherlands was elected President of the Club de Madrid in 2009, a position he held for four years. See the video tribute

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Guy Rider and Christiana Figueres, two visions of "societies that work "                     

December 8, 2013.

Mr. Ryder, Director General of the ILO, talked about jobs and democracy in the Club de Madrid Annual Conference, 'Societies that Work. Jobs for Inclusive Growth: A Call to the G-20'. 

Ms. Figueres, Executive Secretary of the UN Framework Convention on Climate Change, adressed the issue of green jobs and sustainable growth.

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Kofi Annan: "Young people have paid the heaviest price in terms of lost jobs and dashed opportunities"

December 7, 2013
The former UN Secretary General Societies and Honorary Member of the Club de Madrid centered on youth unemployment his video intervention in the Conference "Societies that work: Jobs for inclusive Growth. A call to the G-20"

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High level Australian, Russian and OCDE G20 representatives in the upcoming Club de Madrid Annual Conference on jobs and inclusive growth

December 5, 2013
Societies that work: Jobs for inclusive Growth. A call to the G-20, will be held in Coolum Beach Queensland, on 7-8 December with the International Labour Organization as knowledge partner

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Jobs and Inclusive Growth main themes of Club de Madrid Annual Conference

October 31, 2013
Thirty democratic former heads of State and Government, all Members of the Club de Madrid, will be among the 100 high level international experts that will gather in Coolum Beach, Australia, on December 7th and 8th, at the organization´s Annual Conference, Societies that Work: Jobs for Inclusion. A call to the G-20.

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Check out the pre-Conference brochure

October 29, 2013
We have uploaded a pre-Conference document to give background to the issues of employment and inclusion, present a preliminary agenda and list of partipants, go over some of the highlights of our work in 2013, and remember our past Conferences. Check it out!

Also, we have launched the Conference hashtag: #cdmWork. You can follow it via Facebook or Twitter.

Killelea: "Unemployment undermines peace"

October 23, 2013.
In an article published in Project Syndicate “The Peace-Prosperity Cycle”, Steve Killelea, executive chairman of the Institute for Economics and Peace and Member of the Club de Madrid's President’s Circle, highlights that “pervasive or rising unemployment undermines peace”. One of the panels of our Annual Conference focuses on the specific subject of the article “Employment: Contributing to Security and Peace” and Mr. Killelea will be one of the main speakers.

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