In action

September 2017

CdM Members, EU and UN leaders put the need for inclusive development at the center of PVE strategies

Six Club de Madrid Members, all of them democratically elected Presidents and Prime Ministers, along with top leaders from the […]




September 2017

The nexus between counter terrorism, development and Agenda 2030 brings together CdM Members and decision makers from the EU and the UN

Former Presidents and Prime Ministers Joyce Banda (Malawi), Hamadi Jebali (Tunisia), Olusegun Obasanjo (Nigeria), Mary Robinson (Ireland) and Danilo Turk (Slovenia) […]

July 2017

Members Mogae and Uteem discuss about PVE in Nigeria with country’s key stakeholders

Club de Madrid Members, President Cassam Uteem (Mauritius) and President Festus Mogae (Bostwana) are leading a two days high level […]

June 2017

PM Lagumdzija met with Lebanon Grand Mufti during High Level visit to Lebanon

To share experiences and recommendations, to address issues of conflict, violent extremism and hate speech, and to contribute to the […]

June 2017

Obasanjo urges governments to invest in its people in order to tackle violent extremism

Former President of Nigeria and Club de Madrid Member, Olusegun Obasanjo, urged the Nigerian government to sustain the on-going fight […]

May 2017

Club de Madrid conveys the final mission of its project on preventing violent extremism

Prime Minister Zlatko Lagumdzija is leading a high level mission to Lebanon that is running from Monday 29th to Wednesday […]

May 2017

Club de Madrid organizes a Workshop in Nigeria on effective alternative narrative against violent extremism

This forum will bring together the Club de Madrid Member Olusegun Obasanjo (President of Nigeria 1976-1979, 1999-2007), with the National […]

May 2017

Former PM’s Al Mahdi, Jebali, Jomaa, & Roman led the discussion on effective alternative narrative against violent extremism in Tunisia

How citizens receive and perceive radical messages was the focus of the MENA Regional Forum organized by Club de Madrid […]

April 2017

CdM organizes a workshop about violent extremism during the World Forum on Urban Violence

Zlatko Lagumdzija, former Prime Minister of Bosnia and Herzegovina and Club de Madrid Member, leads this workshop where there would […]

February 20, 2017
March 2017

Our Work to Prevent Violent Extremism in Nigeria, Tunisia and Lebanon

The Club de Madrid recently visited Nigeria and Lebanon with the aim of holding national consultations and conducting a focus […]

October 2016

OSCE Chairmanship Conference on Tolerance and Diversity

October 2016

2016 OSCE Mediterranean Conference: Youth north and south of the Mediterranean: facing security challenges and enhancing opportunities

This year’s OSCE Mediterranean Conference will be held in Vienna, Austria, on 5-6 October 2016. The conference will take place at the Hofburg Congress Centre.

April 26, 2016
April 2016

Conference on Radicalisation and Violent Extremism

The Criminal Justice Platform Europe is hosting a conference on ‘Radicalisation and Violent Extremism’ (Barcelona, 26 April 2016). The conference is organised […]

May 24, 2016
April 2016

Next Gen Peace – Alliance for Peacebuilding

The Alliance for Peacebuilding (AfP) Annual Conference serves as dynamic space for AfP members to network with the broader peace […]

April 07, 2016
April 2016

Geneva Conference of Preventing Violent Extremism – The Way Forward

Building upon the Secretary-General’s Plan of Action to Prevent Violent Extremism and the formal debate of the General Assembly on […]

April 06, 2016
April 2016

Countering Violent Extremism Symposium

The two-day CVE Symposium will facilitate global conversation where governments, civil society, business, and academia can delve into the “how” […]

June 14, 2016
March 2016

Countering Violent Extremism: Open Source Intelligence, Social Media and Strategic Communications

The 15th Annual Information Operations Summit (14-16 June 2016 in London, UK) is the only event that will address the […]

May 17, 2016
March 2016

Youth and Social Media: Fight against Violence and Extremism

Organised in the framework of the intergovernmental Information for All Programme (IFAP), the international conference aims to share experiences on […]

March 14, 2016
March 2016

Global Meeting on Preventing Violent Extremism – UNDP Oslo Governance Centre

The global meeting on preventing violent extremism and promoting inclusive development, tolerance and diversity is being organised by the Governance […]

March 17, 2016
March 2016

YouthCAN Innovation Lab Madrid

The Youth Civil Activism Network (YouthCAN) is a global initiative to ensure civil society efforts in countering violent extremism (CVE) […]

March 08, 2016
March 2016

Violent Extremism and Radicalization: Women as Victims, Perpetrators and Agents of Change

To celebrate International Women’s Day, Unesco is organizing a Panel discussion on Women´s role in the recent rise in violent […]

March 01, 2016
March 2016

The World Bank Group: Fragility, Conflict and Violence Forum 2016

This Forum will focus on how to realize the SDGs in fragile and conflict-affected states, with special attention to Goal […]

February 14, 2016
February 2016

Debate to Action – Leadership Programme, Amman

The event will bring together young emerging leaders from across eight Arab countries, in addition to international institutions, media mentoring […]

February 04, 2016
February 2016

International Youths Conference on Counter-Terrorism

The conference on counter violent extremism aimed at furthering the post-2015 global development discourse on counter-terrorism, emphasizing counter-terrorism implementation challenges, […]

December 20, 2015
December 2015

Madrid+10 at the Special meeting of the UN Counter-Terrorism Committee

November 18, 2015
November 2015

Global Consensus at the World Forum for Democracy: for a Democratic Response to Violent Extremism

October 27, 2015
October 2015

The Global Policy Dialogue on Preventing and Countering Violent Extremism