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The Campaign for the Establishment of a United Nations Parliamentary Assembly is a global network of parliamentarians and non-governmental organizations advocating for citizens' representation at the United Nations. Read more

A United Nations Parliamentary Assembly (UNPA) would be the first parliamentary body directly representing the world's citizens in the United Nations. It is envisaged as first practical step towards the long-term goal of a world parliament. Read more

The Appeal - Latest signatures

02/10/2016: Utz Wölfer, Germany; 02/09/2016: Gustaf Sten, Sweden; Hilary Watt, Canada; 02/06/2016: Mathias Wendel, Germany; 02/03/2016: John Stenius, Sweden; 02/02/2016: Edward Claxton, Canada; 01/23/2016: Anicet Delporte, France; 01/19/2016: Jonathan Thames, United States; 01/12/2016: Justin Majawa, Malawi; Nickie Johnson, Australia ... More

Quotes

"Whilst international organisations and negotiations will remain essentially the domain of intergovernmental co-operation, the democratic accountability of existing organisations should also be improved through the increased participation of national parliaments in global economic management. This calls for increasing the role of national parliaments in monitoring and mandating the work of their governments in international forums as well as for strengthening existing and creating new forums for inter-parliamentary co-operation in different international organisations."

Report from the Helsinki Process on Globalisation and Democracy, co-chaired by Foreign Ministers Jakaya M. Kikwete from Tanzania and Erkki Tuomioja from Finland, August 2005

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Latest News

11/10/2015 | Appeal for a Parliamentary Assembly presented at the United Nations in New York. Read

11/02/2015 | Seminar on a World Parliament arranged in Swedish Riksdagen. Read

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Selected Coverage

10/29/2014 | A World Parliament and the Transition from International Law to World Law, Cadmus Journal. Read

10/27/2014 | Umuryango Nyarwanda utegamiye kuri Leta CDN urifuza ko UN yahinduka, Kigali Today. Read

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New York November 2015

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