The MADRID+10 Initiative is a participatory and collaborative process.

Co-organized by:

World Leadership Alliance-Club de Madrid The Club de Madrid is the world ́s largest, independent group of democratic, political leaders, committed to addressing the challenges of democratic transition and consolidation there where they can make a difference. The principal added value of the Club de Madrid is a unique membership of more than 100, democratically elected, former Presidents and Prime Ministers, from over 60 countries, willing and able to share their diverse expertise, experience and networks in support of democratic values and leadership worldwide. As former Presidents and Prime Ministers, no longer in public office, Club de Madrid Members are not politically constrained and thus freer to share their experience and offer strategic advice. @CLUBdeMADRID

The International Centre for the Study of Radicalization and Political Violence (ICSR)

ICSR’s mission is to bring together knowledge and leadership. Producing first class, rigorous research, our aim is to educate the public and help policymakers and practitioners find more intelligent solutions in dealing with radicalisation and political violence. @ICSR_Centre


European Union

The European Commission is the European Community’s executive body. Led by 27 Commissioners, the European Commission initiates proposals of legislation and acts as guardian of the Treaties. The Commission is also a manager and executor of common policies and of international trade relationships. It is responsible for the management of European Union external assistance. @EU_Commission

KAICIID Dialogue Centre

KAICIID is an intergovernmental organization that promotes dialogue to prevent and resolve conflict, and to enhance understanding and cooperation between people of different cultures and followers of different religions. Founded by Austria, Spain, and Saudi Arabia with the Holy See as a founding observer, its Board of Directors comprises prominent representatives of five major world religions (Buddhism, Christianity, Hinduism, Islam, and Judaism). Through its programmes in the Central African Republic, Indonesia, Iraq, Syria, Nigeria, and Tanzania, KAICIID supports peacebuilding and increases dialogue skills and capacity to foster cooperation and support reconciliation. KAICIID brings together religious leaders and policy makers to sustainably address contemporary challenges. @KAICIID

United States of America

The U.S. Department’s mission is to shape and sustain a peaceful, prosperous, just, and democratic world and foster conditions for stability and progress for the benefit of the American people and people everywhere. This mission is shared with the USAID, ensuring we have a common path forward in partnership as we invest in the shared security and prosperity that will ultimately better prepare us for the challenges of tomorrow. @StateDept

Knowledge Partners


Hedayah was established to serve as the premier international institution for training, dialogue, collaboration, and research to counter violent extremism in all of its forms and manifestations, in support of long-term, global efforts to prevent and counter terrorism. @Hedayah_CVE

Anna Lindh Foundation

The Anna Lindh Foundation is an inter-governmental institution bringing together civil society and citizens across the Mediterranean to build trust and improve mutual understandin. @AnnaLindh

The European Institute of the Mediterranean (IEMed)

The European Institute of the Mediterranean (IEMed), founded in 1989, is a consortium comprising the Catalan Government, the Spanish Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Cooperation and Barcelona City Council. It incorporates civil society through its Board of Trustees and its Advisory Council formed by Mediterranean universities, companies, organisations and personalities of renowned prestige.

TRENDS Research & Advisory

TRENDS Research & Advisory is an independent and progressive research center, based in Abu Dhabi, UAE, established in August 2014. TRENDS Research & Advisory is committed to building a global network of research associates across a range of subject areas and disciplines. TRENDS aims to help improve policies and decision-making processes through rigorous research and analysis. @TrendsRA

 The Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Cooperation – Spain

The Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Cooperation plans, directs, implements and assesses Spain’s foreign policy and development cooperation policy, following the Government’s guidelines and applying the principle of unity of external action. @SpainMFA