Ibrahim Gambari, co-chair of the Commission on Global Security, Justice, and Governance. Photo: Stanley Foundation
Secretariat, 4. November 2016

Each year the Stanley Foundation in Washington D.C. convenes its Strategy for Peace Conference on policy challenges in key global issue areas with experts from ...

Dr. Joseph E. Schwartzberg
Secretariat, 17. October 2016

As of October 2016, The Workable World Trust, WWT, based in Minneapolis joined the Steering Committee of the Campaign for a UN Parliamentary Assembly. The Trust ...

Picture: UNHCR
Secretariat, 12. October 2016

Jointly organized by the Global Justice Program at Yale University, Quinnipiac University, the Oxford Consortium for Human Rights, the Campaign for a UN Parliamentary Assembly, ...

António Guterres in 2012, image: Public Domain
Following an extraordinary effort of civil society, numerous UN member states and the President of the 70th UN General Assembly to improve the process to select the UN Secretary-General, the UN Security Council officially nominated António Guterres for the position on 6 October 2016.António Guterres […]
Participants of the seminar in Greece
Gathered in Greece’s Northern Pintos National Park, 45 federalists from educational institutions, think tanks, activist NGOs, intergovernmental organizations, government departments, and the media took part in the third Global Land Paths seminar on the theme “Federalist Responses to Global Challenges.”The seminar took place from July […]
Event in the premises of the New South Wales ParliamentAround forty students came together last month in the legislative assembly chamber of the New South Wales Parliament in Sydney, Australia, to simulate the debates of a Global Parliament.Participants were assigned regions such as Africa, Latin […]
In June the World Government Research Network hosted a workshop in Brisbane, Australia, on the "practical politics of global integration" (here is our report). An edited version of the presentation of Andreas Bummel, director and co-founder of the Campaign for a UN Parliamentary Assembly, was […]

Even if a UN Parliamentary Assembly is usually associated with progressive movements there are very strong reasons for conservatives to also support the ideaThe proposal of a United Nations Parliamentary Assembly (UNPA) is supported across party lines. It was endorsed by the Socialist International, the […]

In a guest post published today, the UNPA campaign's global coordinator Andreas Bummel argued that to a large degree, achieving prosperity, development, and security depends on international collaboration and integration. In his opinion, "the Brexit vote is an anomaly and an irrational response to this […]

On the occasion of the UN's 70th anniversary last year, a public event was held at the Political Sciences Institute in Lyon, France, on 11 May 2016 to discuss perspectives for making the world organization more effective and more democratic. Around 70 participants attended the event […]